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Highly Specialised Clinical Cardiac Physiologist

Employer
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
1 Jun 2024

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Profession
Healthcare scientist, Physiologist
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual to join our team of Cardiac Physiologists the applicant must be competent to perform the full range of non invasive cardiac diagnostic tests and should be working unsupervised in Cath lab procedures and brady pacing with an understanding of complex devices.

The successful candidates must be able to provide evidence of continuing professional development. Suitable candidates must possess either a Degree in Clinical Physiology, BTEC / HTEC in MPPM or equivalent. Healthcare academy registration/RCCP is essential for the post

Suitable applicants should have the ability to work under pressure and be able to prioritise your individual workload, as well as being able to work effectively within a team.

Main duties of the job

Suitable applicants will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team delivering high quality diagnostic services including diagnostic angiography, angioplasty, pacemaker implantation and full range of device follow-up services. Candidates will also be expected to perform ambulatory monitoring, autonomic function testing, doctor and physiologist led ETT. In house training and company specific training courses will be given in all areas to ensure suitable candidates deliver a high quality service.

The posts offer a full time contract and a commitment to On-Call is required after successfully completing any identified training needs.Suitable applicants must reside within a 30 minute response time for on call commitments or remain on site during on call.

This position will offer Cardiac Physiologists an excellent development opportunity in clinical physiology within a specialist tertiary centre.

About us

As the largest single site specialist heart and chest hospital in the UK, we, at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, have a clear vision 'to be the best cardiothoracic integrated healthcare organisation'.

We provide specialist services in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, respiratory medicine both in the hospital and out in the community.

We serve a catchment area of 2.8 million people, spanning Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and the Isle of Man, and increasingly we receive referrals from outside these areas for highly specialised services such as aortics.

Our reputation for strong performance is important in delivering the best care for our patients and high quality clinical services. This is underpinned by a culture of research and innovation, delivered in modern estate and our encouragement of flexible working in a variety of forms.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

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As a Cardiac physiologist you will be required to perform without supervision a wide range of invasive and non-invasive diagnostic cardiac investigations.

Person Specification

Education

Essential

  • oONC BTEC MPPM or Equivalent. oHNC HTEC MPPM or Equivalent. oBSc Clinical Physiology oVoluntary Registered with RCCP


Experience

Essential

  • Competent within Cath lab and brady pacing


Employer details

Employer name

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Address

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Thomas drive

Liverpool

L143PE

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410-MED-6290717

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