Saturday, August 5, 2017

CME PELESENAN JABATAN RADIOLOGI 2017: Radiography Imaging - Back To Basic


Radiographic imaging is the most common examination technique in radiology. Since it began to be used in medical field in early 1900s, radiographic imaging technology has evolved tremendously from the conventional screen-film to digital radiography. 

Toward the future, as all radiographic imaging are going digital, it requires radiation personnel to master the basic principles and technique of radiographic imaging, understand the challenges associated with the digital radiographic imaging as well as the characteristics of image quality.

In addition, radiation exposure and protection issues should also be given appropriate attention to minimize radiation risks to patients and radiation personnel. Therefore, this seminar will bring the participants back to the basics.


OBJECTIVES
  • To ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • To enhance the understanding of radiation protection to workers.
  • To improve the understanding of basic radiographic to medical practional and related paramedic.


Monday, July 31, 2017

Medical Imaging Services - Non Academic Staff

Our staff are the heart of our department. From radiologists, radiographers, nurses and etc... In the department, it divided into two categories, i.e. academic staff and non academic staff.
The academic staff (Radiologists and lecturers) is responsible for imparting education to the students , while the non academic staff from the entire group of staff such as radiographers, nurses, medical technicians, clerical, PPKs (Pembantu Perawatan Kesihatan), receptionists & etc. Their duties depends on designation.
The academic staff in the department of Radiology are providing superb opportunities for training and education to the medical and MMed students and non academic are giving excellent and compassionate care to the patients.
Non academic staff of Department of Radiology, Hospital USM (HUSM) as below:

1. MEDICAL OFFICER.

Dr Hamimi Salihah
Abdul Halim
Medical Officer (UD48)

Dr Hamimi Salihah is the only service medical officer in Radiology Department.
She works closely with the radiologists and performs other duties as below:

  • Undertake clinical responsibilities such as providing patient care, liaison with other units and referring hospitals.
  • Maintain appropriate records and confidentiality, including obtaining and documenting consent.
  • Maintain a high standard quality in department on a rotational basis.


2. RADIOGRAPHERS.
Chief Radiographer.
  • The Chief Radiographer is to provide leadership and management of the Medical Imaging Department.
  • Responsible for the planning, development, supervision and coordination of all activities of the Medical Imaging service in its compliance with regulatory and legal requirements and for the selection and appointment of all Medical Imaging department staff.
  • Chief Radiographer will perform an annual performance appraisal as well as ongoing performance management of all radiographers whom are under their supervision in order to be compliant with a radiographer’s annual performance development plan.

En. Khalid Osman
Chief Radiographer (U44)



Radiographer Duties And responsibilities.
  • Radiographers use x-rays, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), a computed tomography (CT scan) and Interventional Radiology to evaluate patients and help assess and diagnose injuries and illnesses.
  • Radiographer are generally responsible for preparing and safely positioning patients in order to get the most accurate images.
  • Undertake radiographic / imaging examinations as required in general ward, emergency dept, operation theatre, mobiles and also in specialised areas (Interventional radiology)
  • Maintain a high standard of Radiography Imaging in all modalities.
  • Take part in “on-call” and sessional duties out of hours, on a rotational basis as scheduled.

En. Nik Fauriza Nik Lah
Radiographer (U36)
En. Arifin Haji Jaffar
Radiographer (U36)

En. Mohd Nordin 
Mohd Nor
Radiographer (U32)
En. Khew Kuan Kooi
Radiographer (U32)
En. Azahadi Mamat
Radiographer (U32)

Pn. Norfataha
Mohd Daud
Radiographer (U32)
Pn. Che Ku Fazilah Che Ku Abdullah
Radiographer (U32)
Pn. Siti Salwa 
Hassan
Radiographer (U32)

Tn.Sayed Mohd Nasir
Sayed Hassan
Radiographer (U32)

Pn.Wan Shashila Eliana
Wan Shafie
Radiographer (U32)

Pn. Aslinda Ibrahim
Radiographer (U32)


Pn. Siti Afidah Hamat
Radiographer (U32)
En. Sabri Mat Johari
Radiographer (U32)
En. Affandi Abdullah
Radiographer (U32)

En. Firdaus Daud 
Radiographer ( U32)
Pn. Nurul Syafini 
Mohd Khairuddin 
Radiographer U29
Pn. Norida Ahmad
Radiographer U32 


Cik Hajar 
Ya’acob 
Radiographer U29
En. Mohd Shazreel 
Rizal Shukri 
Radiographer U29
Cik Che Rohaida 
Che Mohd 
Radiographer U29

En. Ooi Kiean Lim 
Radiographer U29
En. Moha Haidy Shuib 
Radiographer U29
En. Ahmad Fakharuddin 
Radiographer U29

Pn. Che Munirah 
Che Abdullah 
Radiographer U29
En. Zulkifli Ruslan Mohamed Ameri 
Radiographer U29
En. Khirul Azmi 
Abdul Kadir 
Radiographer U29

Pn. Rasyidah Abdullah 
Radiographer U29
Pn. Diana Asyikin 
Mat Daud
Radiographer U29
Pn. Najad Hadi 
Radiographer U29

En. Muhd Shazwan
Rosnan 
Radiographer U29
En. Muhammad Iqbal Mohamad Nor
Radiographer U29
En. Muhd Hisyam Zulkefli 
Radiographer U29

Pn. Nur Hidayah Yahya Anuar 
Radiographer U29
Pn. Nur Azuani Mohamed Adenan
Radiographer U29
Pn. Nurul Asyikin Razmi 
Radiographer U29

En. Norzulfikri Yahaya 
Radiographer U29
En. Mohd Arif 
Mustafa 
Radiographer U29
En. Mohd Zulzaini Musa 
Radiographer U29

Cik Nur Atikah
Ibrahim 
Radiographer U29
Pn. Noor Syarida Ayu 
Mohamed Sukeri 
Radiographer U29
Pn. Nur Fazliza
Pauzi 
Radiographer U29

En. Abdul All Hanif Mamat
Radiographer U29
Pn. Wan Nazyrah 
Abdul Halim
Radiographer U29
Cik Tasnim Mockter
Radiographer U29

Pn. Siti Zaharah Sulaiman
Radiographer U29
Pn. Farah Raihan Mohamed Naim
Radiographer U29





3. NURSES.
Radiology nurses focus on caring for patients in need of radiology procedures. This includes Special diagnostic imaging procedures, such as MRI and CT scans.
Specialize in diagnostic radiology, from basic x-rays to complex MRIs that require the administration of dye contrast, radiology nurses work to support a radiologist’s diagnostic plan while accounting for patient care, comfort, and well-being. 
Radiology nurses will also help patients better understand the procedures they need. They will often explain the necessary procedures, for instance, and answer any questions or address any concerns that patients may have. As a radiology nurse, it will also usually be your responsibility to give patients instructions on what to do or not to do before a procedure.

Sr. Zainani Seman
Head Nurse (U32)

SN. Wan Khalijah
Wan Endut
Nurse U32 
SN. Nura 
Mohamed
Nurse U32
SN. Norseriyah 
Junus
Nurse U32

SN. Roslaini
Che Romli
Nurse U32 
SN. Nik Jahlaiwati
Ismail
Nurse U32
SN. Siti Asmat
Abdul Ghani
Nurse U32

SN. Raja Roslizah
Raja Sulaiman
Nurse U32 
SN. Nor Azila
Ab. Rahim
Nurse U32
SN. Nik Hasniza
Nik Ibrahim
Nurse U29

SN. Mahfuzah
Abdul Malek
Nurse U29 
SN. Humairah
Kamal Hamidi
Nurse U29




4. MEDICAL TECHNICIANS.
Be a member of a Quality Assurance Team (Radiology HUSM) that regularly checks the safe and accurate operation of the equipment we use, led by Mr. Nik Kamarullah Ya Ali (Medical Physicist). 
Sets up VIARAD4 on all users’ computer and create account and update user account information.

En. Muhd Sayuti Deris
Medical Technician U24
En. Amin Abdul Wahab
Medical Technician U24



5. PEMBANTU TADBIR AND PEMBANTU AM PEJABAT.
X-RAY REGISTRATION COUNTER/ OFFICE
Pembantu Tadbir perform a variety of clerical tasks, typing documents, filing records and also include the operation of sophisticated computer systems, printers, copiers and other technologies.

At the counter, Pembantu Am Pejabat know how to handle patients, doctors, nurses, and as well as following hospital policies and procedures.

As a member of the reception counter, the team will greet you when you arrive at one of our reception areas. They will check that all your details are correct, before booking you onto our computer system. Our reception team books appointments and provide a support service for our medical staff and management team.

Pn. Siti Yazmin
Salleh
Pembantu Tadbir
N19
En. Pauzi
Abdul Rahman
Pembantu Tadbir 
N19 
Pn. Nik Halizon
Nik Mohamed
Pembantu Tadbir 
N22 

En. Noor Azmizam 
Ab Rahman
Pembantu  Am Pejabat 
En. Azmi 
Muhammad
Pembantu Am Pejabat 
En. Amaludin 
Mohd Zain
Pembantu Am Pejabat 

Pn. Cik Norhayati
Zainal Abidin
Pembantu  Am Pejabat 
Pn. Norsuriani 
Mohd Rasid
Pembantu  Am Pejabat 

Pn. Che Nor Azlinda
Che Mohd Noor
Pembantu  Am Pejabat
Pn. Wan Suzilawati
Mohd Saufi
Pembantu  Am Pejabat 



6. PEMBANTU PERAWATAN KESIHATAN (PPKs).
The role of a PPKs is to facilitate the smooth running of patients attending the x-ray depatments. They may get you ready for your examination, for example getting the patients changed into a gown before examination.

En. Mohd Nasir Long (PPK U11) has being assigned to supervise PPKs’ staff and monitoring their work process at Radiologi Department.


En. Mohd Nasir Long
Supervision for PPKs 

En. Mohamad 
Hamid
PPK U11
Pn. Azizah 
Mohamad
PPK U11
Pn. Salmah 
Abdullah
PPK U11

En. Abdul Rahim
Abdullah
PPK U11
En. Mohd Yusof
Yaacub
PPK U11
En. Mohd Sauti
Muhammad
PPK U11

Hjh. Rokiah Yaman
PPK U11
Pn. Shasiah Ghazali
PPK U11
Pn. Nik Fauziah Muhd
PPK U11
Pn. Norsuziana
Che Lah
PPK U11
En. Halman
Mat Hussain
PPK U11
Pn. Siti Fazura
Mohd Samsudin
PPK U11

En. Zulkifli Sulaiman
PPK U11
En. Romdan 
Abdullah
PPK U11
En. Mohd Zuhairuddin Ahmad Nu’man.
PPK U11

Pn. Rohani
Mahmood
PPK U11
Pn. Siti Nur Anis
Suhaimi 
PPK U11