IICMS

Senior Respiratory Physiologist

St. James Hospital

Senior Respiratory Physiologist

 

The Respiratory & Sleep Laboratory is committed to providing a professional, flexible and quality assured service, delivering reports of the highest standard. Our objectives are to:

  • Measure the effect of disease on lung function and Sleep
  • Initiate PAP Therapy for Sleep Apnoea and other treatments as directed by the Clinician
  • Follow up patients on Sleep therapy to improve compliance and efficacy
  • Provide clinicians with reports of the highest quality
  • To engage in modernisation, quality improvement and innovation and implement change according to best practice and in the best interests of Patients.
  • To support the Integrated care programs and to perform diagnostic procedures situated in the hospital in the first instance with a view to providing clinical sessions in ambulatory care hubs once they are up and running.
  • To Support ‘Practice Education’ for the Clinical Measurement Science Hons Degree Program in TUD.

 

 

The successful candidate will meet the following requirements:

 

  • Possess the BSc in Clinical Measurement from Dublin Institute of Technology (Technology University Dublin) or equivalent as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurement Science (IICMS).

Or

  • Possess the Certificate in Medical Physics and Physiological Measurement (MPPM) from Dublin Institute of Technology or equivalent as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurement Science (IICMS).

Or

  • Possess an equivalent relevant scientific qualification (Level 8) as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurements Science awarded in or before 2005

Or

  • Possess an equivalent relevant scientific qualification (Level 8) as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurements Science (IICMS).

 

And

  • Have at least three years satisfactory relevant post qualification experience.
  • Have the clinical, managerial and administrative capacity to properly discharge the functions of the role.

And

  • Ability to conduct all technical aspects of Respiratory Physiology testing.

 

Informal enquires: Mr Peter Coss, Chief II Respiratory Physiologist, Respiratory and Sleep Laboratory; Email: pcoss2@stjames.ie or Tel: +353 (0)1 4282794

 

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Sunday, 16th January 2022.

 

For further information on the above post, including role profile and the application process, please refer to www.stjames.ie/careers