Description of work at the clinic
The radiology department in Gävle belongs to image and functional medicine, Diagnostics Division in Gävleborg region.
We have round the clock operations but uses remote examination (TMC) from 22:00 to 7:30 every day of the week.
We have 3 MR cameras (Siemens), 3 pcs DT-machines (Toshiba), 5 pcs conventional lab (including a lunglab), 1 st genomlysningslab (Siemens), 1 st Interventional / angiolab (Philips) and 3 ultraljudslab ( 1 pc Philips iU22 and 2 GE LOGIQ E9).
As a doctor of radiology you rotate at different sections set according to your skills. You have also in some sections closely collaboration with both radiographers and assisting nurses.
We make about 90,000 inquiries / year, of which 22000st DT, 6800st 9200st is MRI and ultrasound. About 50% of inquiries are acute and subacute.
We carry a large number of punctures with ultrasound and computed tomography and fluoroscopy. We also carry a large number of contrast ultrasound.
The work also includes round activity in which you are demonstrating images to clinicians and / or for reviewing the second written.
The number of residents in the catchment area?
Gävle municipality has about 100 000 inhabitants, the whole Gästrikland (geography area) about 150 000 inhabitants, the county (Gävleborg) barely 280 000 inhabitants.
The number of employees, resident physicians, specialists, nurses and other staff?
10 pc resident physicians, specialists 15 st, 36 st radiology nurses, 24 pcs other staff
Plans for the future, for example, if the business will develop in any particular direction, or organizational changes?
We have started with the MRI heart.
In cooperation with the cardiologist We also do CT artery.
Hopefully we will be able to start with abladering of tumors and metastases in the future.
Job description and location:
If / when you are a specialist in radiology in Sweden, you will be employed as specialist doctor. If you have not received your proof Swedish specialisation, you will be hired as a medical assistant till the proof arrives. The employment starts with probation for 6 months, then possibly further fixed-term contract until you have your specialist evidence. When you receive this, you will have the opportunity to a permanent contract as a specialist in radiology.
Open positions: 1-2
Education: Specialist in General Radiology from an EU-country is a requirement.
Clinical experience, what kind of treatments / patients do you expect the doctor to have experience. Years of experience?
We prefer that you have two years of work experience after your specialist certificate. The most important thing is always your real clinical skill.
Specific knowledge and skills or special interests that are important for the job?
We need specialists, radiology competent doctors.
To be able to be on call it is required of you to make pyelostomies and standard punctures. If you can not, you can learn it here.
We have special need of MRI-skilled physicians, but also the needs of physicians with different focus.
Important personal qualities?
2. Motivation to learn and to teach your colleagues
3. You should be easy to work in groups with other doctors and also with other staff.
4. The daily activities often involve patient contact with children and adults but also contact with the clinics, which requires a good attitude and ability to adapt to different people for information and communication.
Occurs on-call work? In such cases, how is this organized?
Evening and weekend service provided.
Primary on-call 17:00-22:00 weekdays 9:00-22:00 weekends.
On call 17:00-07:30 weekdays 09:00-09:00 weekends.
TMC examines all the nights 22:00-07:30th
Please send your CV mentioning reference LR-12 at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact person: Vitaly Pryadka
Tel.: +44 20 8144 2822