About us :
Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine (AMNM) offers the highest quality of medical treatment at our premium ambulatory care center, based in Burj Alfardan, Lusail.
At AMNM, the most advanced, innovative and patient-centric care is combined with service excellence, and a range of multidisciplinary medical specializations are offered in an environment of prestige and privacy.
The patient always comes first at AMNM.
AMNM is looking for American trained candidates for the below vacancies :
Embryologist / Andrologist
Radiographer (RadTech), All Modalities
Area of Specialty : ENT, REI, Ophthalmology, Ortho and PM&R, Laboratory, Sleep Medicine
Obtains case history and formulates appropriate individualized evaluation plan.
Performs complete, accurate basic audiologic evaluation and accurately communicate results.
Performs Visual Reinforcement Audiometry and Conditioned Play Audiometry.
Assesss individual amplfication options, selects appropriate amplification options, verifies appropriateness of fitting, utilizes real-ear measurement techniques.
Provides patient education (care, use amplfication), discusses purchase agreemnt terms, addresses post-fitting issues, adjusts amplification.
Performs, analyzes, and reports electrophysiologic procedures.
Identifies and evaluates cochlear implant candidates, provides post-surgical programming, rehabilitation, and follow-up services, documents services.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Perform andrology laboratory tests and procedures including semen analyses, strict morphology, anti-sperm antibody assay and semen cultures.
Perform semen, epididymal fluid and testicular tissue processing, including cryopreservation. Perform quality assurance procedures.
Coordinates the scheduling of patient appointments for the above tests and procedures. Answer patient queries for appointment in timely manner.
Document test results with interpretation as appropriate and deliver results to the ordering physician and laboratory director in a timely fashion.
Maintain accurate records with duplicate records in a safe, secure place. Maintain strict confidentiality regarding patient information.
Assist with the intraoperative evaluation of reproductive tissue (i.e., epididymal fluid, testicular tissue), subsequent processing and cryopreservation of this tissue in a timely fashion.
Order supplies and equipment necessary for performing duties. This includes ensuring that liquid nitrogen tanks supplying the cryopreservation tanks are adequately filled and in good working order.
Classifying the oocytes depending on nuclear characteristics (a measure of oocyte maturation).
Preparation of granulose cells for coculture, sperm preparation (washing, isolation, buffer treatment, count, motility analysis), oocyte insemination, microscopic identification of fertilized eggs, cryopreservation of excess embryos, preparation of embryos for transfer to the uterus, thawing of cryopreserved embryos for transfer to the uterus.
Performs micromanipulation techniques to facilitate fertilization and monitors media quality to assure ability to support growth of embryos.
Performs laboratory assignments correctly and reliably, including routine procedures and quality control tests, as described in the Laboratory Procedure Manual.
Certain amount of assignments will take place on weekend and after regular working hours.
Contribute to patient management by communication laboratory findings and interpretations of the findings with physicians, nurses and patients, if appropriate.
Maintains and updating laboratory supplies.
Performs data collection and analysis.
Participate in continuing education activities.
Participate in continuing quality improvement programs of the foundation and laboratory.
Performs treadmill, arm ergometry, and bicycle ergometry stress tests following established protocols. In some cases may need to modify, at physicians direction.
Records basic calculations to derive unknown variables for physician interpretation.
Explains relevant cardiac testing procedure to the patient and family members.
Follows established sanitary procedures to minimize the risk of spreading disease and infection to hospital patients and personnel.
Monitors various hemodynamic parameters and institutes appropriate protocols.
Monitors and alerts physician to potential rhythm abnormalities.
Skillfully communicates with physicians, patients, and other staff in a pleasant and professional manner.
Accurately enters patient data in the stress testing and reporting systems.
Performs signal average ECG.
Troubleshoots defective equipment.
Maintains area and equipment by cleaning, providing minor repairs, and arranging for more extensive repair through Manager.
Physical Therapist :
Selects and administers appropriate physical therapy evaluations
Develops and implements collaborative treatment plans.
Provides patient, family and caregiver education.
Participates with other team members in patient discharge planning through verbal and written communications
Provides clear, concise patient care documentation as per departmental standards.
Supervises appropriate support personnel via monitoring the treatment plans’ administration and provides follow-up clinical direction and guidance.
Genetic Counselor :
Analyse genetic information to identify patients or families at risk for specific disorders or syndromes.
Explain diagnostic procedures such as chorionic villus sampling (CVS), ultrasound, fetal blood sampling, and amniocentesis.
Provide genetic counselling
Assess patients' psychological or emotional needs such as those relating to stress, fear of test results, financial issues, and marital conflicts to make referral recommendations or assist patients in managing test outcomes.
Provide counselling to patient and family members by providing information, education, or reassurance.
Determine or coordinate treatment plans by requesting laboratory services, reviewing genetics or counselling literature, and considering histories or diagnostic data.
Discuss testing options and the associated risks, benefits and limitations with patients and families to assist them in making informed decisions.
Optometry Technician :
Assures efficient patient flow through the department : Escorts patient to exam room and prepares patient for examination.
Performs Physician exam work-ups adhering to documentation requirements per physician expectations and special testing requirements.
Performs Ancillary testing, fields, biometrics, glasses checks, etc.
Anticipates / sets up equipment or supplies needed for visit.
Cleans and prepares exam room for next patient.
Responds to needs to expedite visits and maintain flow of patients and prioritize tasks accordingly.
Assists practitioner with procedures in accordance with established protocols as directed by Provider.
Provides high quality care by : Prepares and stocks all exam rooms in treatment area by following established protocols for disinfecting and sterilizing equipment and instruments.
Participates in environmental safety rounds.
Monitors and maintains equipment and instruments according to clinic guidelines.
Assists in ordering supplies and correctly disposes of all expired items.
Sleep Technologist :
Completes all required paperwork in preparation for studies, including consent, relevant patient history, questionnaires, etc.
Independently prepare equipment for monitoring by performing necessary calibrations, selecting filter settings, determining appropriate monitoring montage, and entering required patient information, as appropriate for performing external sleep studies
Provide CPAP training by utilizing appropriate patient education materials.
Prepare patients for study by accurately placing recording devices required for procedure, or instructing patient on use of self-administered devices.
Utilizes International 10-20 system for EEG electrode placement as required.
Demonstrate the ability to score and process sleep records.
Record study results by entering appropriate notations and clinical observations into computer system
Maintain monitoring equipment in clean and organized condition.
Receives, reviews and evaluates radiographic requisitions to determine the appropriate procedure, protocol and method of application that is needed in order to complete the Medical Imaging procedure.
Provides quality patient care & customer service according to AMNM and department practices. Provide patient education through verbal explanation prior to, during and subsequent to the procedure in order to reduce the patient’s anxiety and enhance their comfort zone and tolerance of the procedure.
Care for the patient throughout the procedure according to department standards, including accompanying the patient to and from the exam rooms.
Appropriately employs imaging systems, accessory devices and patient positioning techniques to generate general radiographic (stationary and mobile) images.
Perform imaging procedures in accordance with safe radiation safety practices as determined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners to limit radiation exposure to patient, self and other members of the healthcare team.
Evaluates the completed images in comparison with industry standards and take corrective action as needed. Provide images of optimum, quality with optimum productivity and customer service.
Please specify to which position you are applying when submitting the CV .