Chief I Cardiac Physiologist

UL Hospitals Group

UL Hospitals Group is made up of 6 hospital sites in the Midwest. The 6 sites function as a single hospital system. The 6 hospitals are: University Hospital Limerick University Maternity Hospital Limerick Nenagh Hospital Ennis Hospital Croom Orthopaedic Hospital St. John’s Hospital (Voluntary) We provide emergency, surgical and medical services on an inpatient and outpatient basis. UL Hospitals Group serves a population of 385,000 people in Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary. Our academic par

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UL Hospitals Group is currently recruiting a Chief I Cardiac Physiologist.


There is currently two permanent whole-time post available in the Cardiac Diagnostic Department, University Hospital Limerick.


UL Hospital group is comprised of six clinical sites functioning collectively as a single hospital system in the Mid-West providing a range of acute services and care to a population of approximately 473,000 people (Clare, North Tipperary, and Limerick) with 750 acute hospital beds delivering comprehensive range of acute in-patient and ambulatory services. The six sites include:


· University Hospital Limerick

· Croom Hospital

· University Hospital Maternity Limerick

· Ennis Hospital

· Nenagh Hospital

· St. John’s Hospital Limerick (Voluntary)


The ULHG governance structure includes an administrative board of non-executive directors, a single executive management team and five Clinical Directorates – Diagnostics, Medicine, Peri-Operative, Maternal & Child Care and operational Services. These Directorates are responsible for the management of service across the six sites.

Our Academic Partner is the University of Limerick (UL). Our relationship with UL is important in improving standards of care, fostering education, clinical research and innovation.

Every day, UL Hospitals Group strives to be valued, trusted and leading provider of excellence in healthcare. Our vision is to continue building upon this so that we are patient centred, clinically integrated, team based and research driven. Our priority is to provide our services safely and with compassion.

Staff are our most important asset. We value and support all our staff in a complex learning environment. Developing our staff to meet the changing nature of healthcare is a key priority for UL Hospitals group. We do this through in-house, external or academic programmes. We are supported in our staff development through our close links with our key academic partner, the university of Limerick.

UL Hospitals was formed as a group in January 2012. Please see www.ulhospitals.ie for further information.

The Cardiac Diagnostic Department provides both invasive and non-invasive diagnostic services to inpatients and outpatient in the UL group. The post holder will be a multi skilled Cardiac Physiologist. We welcome candidates who have an extensive knowledge of cardiology procedures combined with commitment and dedication to providing first class care and service. Continuous professional development is imperative and post holders are expected to hold current ACLS certificates and work towards accreditation in Echocardiography and Pacing.

The Cardiac Physiologist are part of the 24/7 STEMI service which has a 30mins response time.


Informal Enquiries:

Ms Michelle Rafferty, Chief II Cardiac Physiologist, University Hospital Limerick

Email: michelle.rafferty@hse.ie

Tel: 061 482306