Senior Consultant (Cath Lab and/or Endoscopy)

Location
Nationwide
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Mar 2019
Closes
12 Apr 2019
Ref
Cath Lab / Endoscopy
Sector
NHS England
Job Type
Permanent

About FEI

Four Eyes Insight helps healthcare organisations identify and realise the true productivity potential of their operational and clinical teams. Our approach identifies, targets and rectifies those well-known, but difficult to sort, operational challenges that routinely frustrate managers and clinicians. Although known for being the Market leader in delivering operating theatre productivity, we offer support to a much wider portfolio of clinical delivery areas including; Outpatients, Cath Labs, Endoscopy and Clinical Productivity Specialty Deep Dives.

This role will involve working alongside Delivery and Workstream Leads across engagements to help ensure the quality and impact of our Cath Labs and/or Endoscopy productivity programmes.

Key skills & Experience:

Cath Lab:

  • Experience of managing a Cath Labs and having implemented/led a successful improvement programme to improve productivity
  • Expert understanding of driving non-pay cost improvement in Cath labs 
  • Ability to determine optimum method for managing the non-elective pathway when there is an impact on the elective pathway  
  • Familiar with staffing requirements and staffing skill level for Cath labs
  • Ability to build strong relationships with and influence clinical and booking teams to drive operational efficiencies
  • Demonstrable understanding of patient flow through a Cath lab from admission to discharge
  • Experience of reducing reliance on outsourced and WLI activity through improved productivity in funded sessions
  • Experience of 6-4-2 planning principles specific to Cath Labs

Endoscopy:

  • Experience of managing a large endoscopy unit and having implemented/led a successful improvement programme to improve productivity
  • Expert understanding of endoscopy booking systems, list scheduling in relation to JAG standards
  • Familiar with staffing requirements and staffing skill level for endoscopy (including General Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and nurse endoscopists)
  • Ability to build strong relationships with and influence clinical and booking teams to drive operational efficiencies
  • Ability to influence clinical teams in particular specialties which are not directly managed in the endoscopy service
  • Demonstrable understanding of patient flow through an endoscopy service from admission to discharge
  • Experience of reducing reliance on outsourced and WLI activity through improved productivity in funded sessions
  • Experience of 6-4-2 planning principles specific to endoscopy

If you have the above experience, along with excellent problem-solving skills, outstanding communication and are a solid team pleasure then please apply.