2 Aga Khan Health Service Career Vacancies – Radiographers

Organisation: The Aga
Khan Health Service
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
The Aga Khan Health Service is
an agency which is under the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) that support
activities in the health field and manages more than 200 hospitals, some of
which are Aga Khan Hospitals.
Job Summary: The
Radiographer will be responsible for the provision of effective radiography
services within the laid down standards, operating policies and procedures with
the aim of achieving images of high quality diagnostic value.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure
    adequate and correct information is given to the patients and care
    giver/family prior to conducting procedures
  • Prepare
    the treatment machines and treatment rooms for each patient adequately.
  • Monitor
    and record the patients’ condition throughout the procedure.
  • Intuitively
    check that all the Radiation safety measures are in place at all times to
    protect the patient, public, yourself and other staff members.
  • Document
    and report all the faults on the machines and notify the department
    supervisor/manager immediately.
  • Keep
    proper and accurate records of procedures, volumes, environment and
    downtime.
  • Create
    and dispatch patient images to relevant departments/physicians in a timely
    manner to meet high level treatment standards and efficient reports.
  • Send
    periodic reports as and when required e.g. machine breakdowns and service
    records.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    candidate should preferably hold a good Diploma in Medical Imaging
    Sciences or equivalent
  • At
    least two years’ experience in a busy and established Radiology department.
  • S/he
    must be registered with the Radiography Board in Uganda.
  • Knowledge
    of computer and excellent customer care skills are essential.
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send their applications, curriculum vita, and
copies of academic and professional certificates and addresses (postal and
email) of three professional referees to the Human Resource and Administration
Officer, P.O. Box 8842, Kampala Uganda or via E-mail to: hr.ug@aku.edu
NB:
Please refer to the position title on your application letter e.g ‘Radiographer
– Outreach Division’.
Deadline: 21st November 2014.

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