Healthcare Assistant required to work for a leading private clinic based in Central London.
Duties and Responsibilities
Fully understand the clinic’s clinical protocols, standard operating procedures (SOPs), patient information and consent forms
Deal with telephone and e-mail enquiries in a professional manner and ensure that all information given is up to date and accurate
To contemporaneously ensure all offered treatment, advice, treatment cycles and outcomes are recorded in line with current HFEA guidelines and requirements and SOPs
Possess a working knowledge of patient drug regimes and treatment plans
Collect specimens, label and despatch to the outside laboratory (including phlebotomy) as per clinic SOPs.
Support patients during egg recovery and embryo replacement procedures and other treatment
Scrub and circulate in the operating theatre
Perform venepuncture following appropriate training and assessment
Perform venepuncture, interpret and give blood results when necessary
Inform patients about implications of treatment and provide information and support throughout treatment cycle
Prepare theatre for egg retrieval, embryo transfer, insertion if IUCD, cervical dilatation, surgical sperm retrieval and gynaecological procedures
Assist in theatre as necessary
Recover patients following IV sedation
Perform pregnancy test and inform patient of results
HCA with a minimum of 12 months experience in fertility/gynae
Salary: £22000 – £25000/annum
Job Type: Permanent
To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.