Vascular Sonographer - Abu Dhabi, UAE

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The Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE (CCAD) is a 364-bed, tertiary-care, adult-focus hospital. CCAD is an extension of the US-based Cleveland Clinic’s model.

In all, more than 30 medical and surgical specialties are represented at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. The hospital officially opened in May 2015.

Summary:

This position is responsible for performing vascular ultrasound studies on patients in the vascular laboratory, bedside or in the operating room. Must able to analyze complex hemodynamic and imaging information obtained during the scan as it's performed to form a diagnosis. Adapt the scan or extend the scan based on observations and measurements taken during the scan and accurately record and report test results.

Procedures include:

  • Lower limb venous duplex of deep and superficial system for varicose vein and DVT including iliac veins where required
  • Lower limb arterial duplex to assess for PAD including iliac vessels where required
  • Graft assessment
  • ABPI and exercise testing
  • Lower and upper limb venous mapping for vessel harvest
  • Upper limb venous duplex of deep and superficial for DVT and thrombophelbitis
  • Upper limb arterial duplex for PAD
  • Upper limb arterial and venous mapping for dialysis fistula planning
  • Dialysis fistula scan monitoring
  • Carotid (with vertebral and subclavian artery) duplex scanning for screening and marking for CEA
  • Carotid stent assessment
  • AAA screening and when required iliac and popliteal artery aneurysm assessment
  • EVAR follow up for leaks and patency
  • Assist in the operating room for endovascular varicose vein treatment.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Associate's Degree, or three-year diploma from an accredited Vascular Ultrasound/Sonography program
  • Registration in vascular ultrasound with ARDMS, CCI, or equivalent credential from Canada, the UK, Western Europe, Australia, or New Zealand
  • Minimum of two years of current experience as a Registered Vascular Sonographer in a mid- to large-sized acute-care hospital in the USA, Canada, the UK, Western Europe, Australia, or New Zealand

OR ...

  • Bachelor’s degree, Associate's Degree, or three-year diploma from an accredited Radiography program and a minimum of four years of experience as a Vascular Sonographer in a mid- to large-sized acute-care hospital in the USA, Canada, the UK, Western Europe, Australia, or New Zealand
  • Registration in vascular ultrasound with ARDMS, CCI, or equivalent credential from Canada, the UK, Western Europe, Australia, or New Zealand

Benefits:

  • Tax-free income
  • Single-status contract
  • Housing allowance
  • Relocation ticket to Abu Dhabi
  • Medical coverage
  • 25 days paid annual leave and 10 Public Holidays
NOTE: Because we are a North American based recruitment company we are only able to recruit citizens of Canada and the United States.



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Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

The Cleveland Clinic Hospital Abu Dhabi (CCAD) is a 364-bed, tertiary-care, adult-focus hospital. CCAD provides Western-style healthcare, according to the US Cleveland Clinic model. more

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, is also the wealthiest emirate and the largest emirate. Wishing to establish itself as the cultural center of the Middle East, it is building a fantasy-like museum to which the Louvre will lend exhibits.

United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates, population approximately 9.7 million (2017 est. 12% Emirati citizens and 88% expatriates), is one of the most westernized countries in the Arabian Peninsula.

Three large cities: Abu Dhabi (the capital), Dubai (the UAE's most internationally-known city), and Al Ain (the university centre with a medical school). Has a long coastline and the Hajar Mountains to the East, which are great for hiking. Popular with tourists who come from Europe and from throughout the region. more