Technicians and Assistant Technicians to maximize efficiency and achieve desired quality of
Participate in the Unit and Job Specific Orientation process for new staff in the assigned
Monitor and participate in clinical audit in the assigned specialty area, to support the Speech
Therapy Quality Improvement Plan.
Participate in Speech Therapy in-service and if necessary lead team in-service training to
promote personal development.
Responsible for developing and updating clinical knowledge and skills in the area of specialty
to ensure delivery of evidence based care and professional growth and development.
Engage in continuous education programs
Participate in the development and organization of educational programs for nursing,
medical, other multidisciplinary team members, staff as well as patient’s caregivers.
Participates in research activities to enhance clinical outcomes and promote evidence –
based clinical practice.
Act as a mentor to other Speech Therapists and Developees
5 years of clinical experience as Speech Therapist of which 3 years in area of specialty
Has experience and competency in management of speech, language, communication and swallowing disorders and tracheostomy care to provide speech therapy services for adult in-patients through the acute and rehabilitation stages, pediatric in-patients through the acute and rehabilitation stages, pediatric patients in the home health care based on home visits, in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) to provide speech therapy services in Autism Program, additionally, Knowledge of family centered care, in Early Intervention Program.
English Language: Essential
Arabic Language: Essential
Basic Computer Skills: Essential
Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable
A Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Pathology
3 years Diploma in Speech Therapy
Master's degree as a 1st degree in Speech and Language Pathology from a Nationally approved and/or accredited College/ University With relevant course in specialty area.
To safely respond to emergency calls as required, providing emergency care in accordance with approved clinical guidelines and departmental policies and procedures
To safely move and transport patients from the scene of an incident to a health care facility, or between health care facilities.
To assist Critical Care Paramedics in the advanced care of critically ill or injured patients.
To maintain operational and functional readiness of an ambulance unit (or rapid response unit, LifeCycles, LifePatrol or the LifeFlight helicopter), emergency medical equipment and disposable supplies.
To use technologies such as GIS mapping systems and global positioning systems (GPS) to navigate to the scene of illness or injury.
To communicate with the AS Communications Centre in a clear and concise manner using voice Communication by phone and radio, or data transmission.
To ensure that supervisors and managers are apprised of significant events in compliance with Standard Operating Procedure.
To liaise with partner agencies to ensure the coordinated delivery of emergency medical care to ill or injured patients.
To contribute to the development and implementation of service-wide policies and procedures, and those applicable to their area of responsibility alone, in collaboration with colleagues in other departments within AS and HMC.
Within their area of responsibility, to comply with timely investigation and response to complaints and queries in collaboration with colleagues in other departments within AS and HMC.
Within their area of responsibility, to comply with AS and HMC corporate policies and procedures.
To ensure that their area of responsibility is compliant with accreditation schemes identified by HMC, including, but not limited to, Joint Commission International (JCI).
To deputize for the Supervisor when required.
To accept responsibility for own personal and professional development and undertake such programs as required.
To perform other duties as required.
Applicants are required to hold a qualification that is eligible for licensure as an ambulance paramedic with QCHP and who meet the essential experience as outlined by HMCAS
Minimum: 3 years diploma in clinical discipline and successful completion of HMCAS internal clinical training program
2 years diploma in clinical discipline and successful completion of HMCAS internal clinical training program for those who have been appointed prior to 1st Jan 2012
Hold a bachelor’s degree in a clinical discipline with 3 years demonstrated experience in emergency-related healthcare field (such as: trauma, EMS, ICU, Emergency, etc.).
No prior experience is required for applicants who have completed the Primary Care Paramedic or the Advanced Care Paramedic qualification, issued via CNA-Q or a similar qualification (that meets the requirements of the QCHP for licensure as an ambulance paramedic) from any other Qatar based university.
Valid Primary license from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Ministry of Public Health.
– Proficiency using a keyboard and mouse to input data and potential to master as communications technologies.
– Language Skills: Intermediate English.