Obstetric Ultrasound Technician
NHS Highland and Argyll + Bute / Medical secretaries / Highlands and Islands
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RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS SURGICAL SPECIALTIES DIVISION OBSTETRIC SCAN/FETAL MEDICINE UNIT OBSTETRIC ULTRASOUND TECHNICIAN - BAND 3 Part-time (30 hours per week), Permanent Salary scale: £17,760 – £20,727 pro rata We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual to join a dynamic, busy ultrasound team. The post is within the Obstetric Scan Dept/ Fetal Medicine Unit at Raigmore Hospital, Inverness. The department performs obstetric ultrasound scans for all stages of pregnancy and emergency gynaecology. Excellent IT and communication skills are essential for this post and you should be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Previous obstetric experience is preferable but not essential. You would be expected to have an awareness of patient emotions after unexpected outcomes and have an empathetic and supportive demeanour. Responsibilities include – Working with IT applications such as PMS, Microsoft word, Radiology Information System and Excel. Working in conjunction with and chaperoning the midwife sonographers to provide a high standard of care to pregnant women in the Highlands. Welcoming patients and checking patient demographics, booking scan appointments and managing scan lists. Tidying and cleaning of ultrasound equipment. Archiving scans and using the scan database. PECOS ordering. Liaising with all obstetric multidisciplinary team members. Application Forms and Job Descriptions can be downloaded via our website www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk or available from, and to be returned to the Employment Services Section, Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW or by emailing your name and address to nhshighland.recruitment@nhs.net Please quote reference: IM9_17_71 Closing date for applications is: Tuesday 17th October 2017

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