Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist – Respiratory

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FRS Recruitment
Employment Type
Contract
Salary
Not disclosed
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Are you a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist with experience in respiratory and you are seeking a new position? If so, I may have the perfect position for you.

I am delighted to be recruiting a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist to be a part of a Chronic Disease team based in Kildare.

The successful candidate will work and lead Community Pulmonary Rehabilitation services and integrate the service with ambulatory care between the hospital and community services and will work with colleagues across these services to develop and implement ambulatory care pathways and to manage respiratory disease, and associated co-morbidities, within the community setting, where appropriate.

Kildare

6 month contract with extension possible

HSE Payscale

Less than 1 hours drive from Dublin

Duties:

  • Triage referrals and identify complex cases and optimise treatment with the Respiratory Consultant and GP before commencing Pulmonary rehabilitation.
  • Accurately undertake specialist clinical skills including airway clearance techniques, breathlessness management, interpreting and analysing clinical and non-clinical tests to form an accurate assessment and decide suitability for pulmonary rehabilitation.
  • Demonstrate a strong working knowledge of guidelines for best practice, competence in physical assessment skills and treatment of complex respiratory patients for pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate treatments and interventions of Pulmonary rehabilitation.
  • Integrate both pharmacological and non-pharmacological aspects of Pulmonary rehabilitation into patient care/management plans
  • Lead, support and develop the team of health care professionals delivering Pulmonary Rehabilitation and respiratory care to a wide range of patients.

Requirements:

  • Hold a Physiotherapy qualification recognised by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU. Please see list of acceptable Physiotherapy qualifications:
  • Be registered on the Physiotherapists Register maintained by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU.
  • All candidates must have atleast 1 years experience in Respiratory.
  • Must have access to own transport.

If you are interested in discussing the above role or any of our other vacancies please contact Isabel Gough, Recruitment Consultant, Allied Health care Division, FRS Recruitment. Tel: .

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