ASSOCIATE CONSULTANT, INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY

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Saturday, 27 June 2020, 6 Dhu Al Qida 1441

 

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Thursday, 27 August 2020, 8 Muharram 1442

 

Location

 

Riyadh

 

Department/Section

 

Interventional Radiology Section

Summary

Responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of medical diseases and considtions, as well as the provision of medical care in the field of Interventional Radiology, in accordance with current medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations and the hospital’s policies and procedures.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

*Clinical Responsibilities

1.Admits patients jointly with Consultant. However, takes responsibility for his own medical/surgical practice.

2.Provides high quality diagnosis and treatment to patients using radiological techniques at the administrative direction of the Chairman of Radiology. Diagnosis and treatment include conducting radiological procedures like CT, MRI, Ultrasound and Angiography and x-rays.

3.Oversees and conducts all radiological tests and procedures conducted by Technologists/Assistant Consultants within the department for all other departments across the Medical and Clinical Affairs Division/patients.  

4.Generates timely and accurate reports for all radiological tests/procedures conducted within the department.

5.Communicates with clinicians and participates in their rounds and conferences.

6.Assists the patient’s primary physician to select the appropriate diagnostic procedure and assists physicians/surgeons before or during surgical procedure.

7.Ensures high levels of patient safety against all kind of adverse effects from X-rays, MRI, or Nuclear Medicine procedures.

8.Ensures all department staff protects themselves against effects from X-rays, MRI, or Nuclear Medicine procedures as per the employee safety policies of the Hospital.  

*Academic Responsibilities

1.Directs and advices junior physicians/staff on patient management, especially in the area of Interventional Radiology.

2.Guides and actively assists in the training and teaching of Fellows, Assistant Consultants and Residents in area of Interventional Radiology.

3.Keeps abreast with all the latest techniques and developments, especially in area of Interventional Radiology, following and implementing them on a selective basis to improve technical standards.

4.Actively participates in the educational activities and training programs of the department.

5.Participates in national and international medical conferences.

*Research Responsibilities

1.Participates in clinical or basic and educational research projects and publishes papers in area of Interventional Radiology in accordance with Research Advisory Council   in order to advance knowledge, improve the quality of post-graduate education and contribute to the national and international recognition of KFSH&RC.

*Administrative Responsibilities

1.Undertakes the administrative duties assigned by Head of Section or Chairman of the department.

2.Participates in all mandatory departmental activities and serves on hospital committees, as required.

3.Assists the department in the development and implementation of techniques and practices that help maximize the utilization of all resources within the department and across the hospital.

4.Abides by the current hospital and medical staff bylaws, all relevant rules, regulations and policies and keeps updated of any changes that might occur.

Education

Graduation from an accredited medical school acceptable to KFSH&RC (Gen.Org).

Experience Required

Five (5) years of training in specialty and subspecialty plus post-training experience required.

Other Requirements(Certificates)

N/A