Individual on the job provides patient care and help maintain a suitable environment. Some of the key responsibilities of the General Duty Assistant are to provide patient's daily care, patient's comfort, patient's safety and patient's health needs.
Histotechnician process and prepare tissue specimens from surgery and other patient service areas. The HTL prepares tissue blocks and slides with skill and accuracy for evaluation by Pathologists. The Histotechnician must continually employ judgment gained from knowledge, practice, and experience to adjust technique for proficient execution of the manual skills of microtomy, embedding and staining. The HTL must demonstrate knowledge of tissue specimens, anatomy and dissection techniques.
Provide routine individualised healthcare to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home. Monitor or report changes in health status. Provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.
Medical Equipment Technician install, maintain and repair patient care equipment. They perform inspection, installation, and preventative maintenance of general clinical equipment, including appropriate documentation for all service activities and training the hospital staff.
The Medical laboratory technician perform complex tests for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. These professionals are responsible for supporting and assisting doctors and scientists in their day-today healthcare work in a variety of roles. They function as the main support to biomedical scientists in pathology laboratories. They are also sometimes responsible for imparting training and supervision to the staff.
Medical Records and Health information Technician compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. They process, maintain, compile, and report patient information for health requirements and standards in a manner consistent with the healthcare industry's numerical coding system
Some of the key responsibilities of the Operating Theatre Technician are transport patients, preparing operating room for surgery, set up, check, connect and adjust surgical equipment, technical assistance to surgeons, clean & restock the operating room, arranging instrument, supplies and equipment according to instruction and position patients for surgery.
Pharmacy Assistants work under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist and perform many pharmacy-related functions. They refer any questions regarding prescriptions, drug information, or health matters to a pharmacist. They review prescriptions or requests for refills that they receive from patients and nurse.
Individuals in this job need to draw quality blood samples from patients and prepare those specimens for medical testing.
RTTs are allied health care professionals who use beams of radiated lights to locate and treat cancerous tumors according to a plan prescribed and within the guidelines set by supervisory radiologist & oncologist. They are also responsible for safety of the patient, for observing and documenting any reactions to treatment and answering any radiology related questions asked by patient and maintenance of equipment following all safety regulations regarding radiation exposure. He/She shall comply with the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board eligibility and safety regulatory requirements.
Radiology Technicians perform diagnostic imaging examinations such as X-rays, CT and MRI scans under the guidance of a Radiologist. They are responsible for preparing patients and operating equipment for the test, besides keeping patient records and adjusting and maintaining equipment.
Refractionist provides vision care and refraction under the supervision of an ophthalmologist. They assist with taking patient histories, performing diagnostic tests and procedures, dispensing optical prescription and maintaining records.
Speech-Language Therapists and Audiologists are professionally trained to screen, identify, assess, diagnose, refer, and provide intervention and counselling to persons with articulation, fluency, voice, language, communication, hearing, swallowing, and related disabilities. They help children and adolescents with language disorders to understand and give directions, convey ideas, and improve language skills that lead to better academic performance. They also evaluate and treat person with swallowing disorders that may result from illness, surgery, stroke, or injury.
Vision Technician performs administrative and certain clinical duties. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records and clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, and dispensing ophthalmic prescription.
Individuals at this job need to create X-ray images of parts of the human body using radiographic equipment under the guidance and supervision of Radiologist. They explain medical imaging procedure, prepare X-ray room & patient for procedure, operate & maintain X-ray machine, record radiological supplies, prepare report & document under Radiologist’s guidance, maintain records and carry out other administrative jobs as needed in the department.