Job Objective/Purpose

Perform diagnostic imaging procedures in line with the hospital policies and procedures

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform imaging procedures on patients to meet the established practice parameters and standards of care while ensuring client satisfaction.
    • Processing and printing of quality and appropriate images to assist in diagnosis.
    • Ensuring availability and optimum utilization of consumables for cost-effectiveness.
    • Producing timely and accurate results in line with Imaging SOPs
    • To ensure real time billing of all procedures has been done before they are carried out.
    • Accurate identification and preparation of the client prior to imaging procedures
    • Counseling of patients and next of kin about the procedure and obtain consent.
    • To provide high quality care and services and maintaining the professional ethics.
  • Ensure radiation safety within the facility for both staff and patients.
  • Adhere to Infection Prevention Control measures per the hospital policies.
  • Performs calibration and routine preventive maintenance on imaging equipment per the established procedures and protocols.
  • Safeguard and provide basic maintenance and safety of imaging equipment in the facility.
  • Report daily to the Branch Manager on the status and usage of radiology equipment, and radiology supplies
    • Track and report equipment downtime
    • Track and report equipment usage
    • Daily monitoring of stock levels to ensure no stock outs and provide feedback to the Radiology Manager for new orders.
  • Maintain imaging records, ensure filing of patient records and tests results to comply with the legislative regulations.
  • Tracking and check patient images and correct reports from the radiologists
  • Advice on appropriate and/or additional imaging procedure to aide in diagnosis.

Person Specification

  • Higher Diploma in Ultrasound.
  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences.
  • 2 years working experience in a similar position. Registered and licenced by the Kenya Nuclear Regulatory Authority
  • Special skills in Echocardiography will be an added advantage.
  • Radiation and Protection Board Licence
  • 2 years working experience in a similar position
  • Should be reliable
  • Customer focus
  • Basic IT skills
  • Attention to detail

Method of Application

Application documents (CV and Certificates) must be emailed to vacancies@avenuehealthcare.com with the job position you are applying for as the subject of the email by 1st July 2022.