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Consultant Physician.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

- Provides medical patient care by interviewing, examining and treating of clinical patients in order to meet their medical needs.
- Educates patients on wellness, prevention and early detection by providing materials and resources to the patients and families.
- Determines which referrals are required based on examination and patient needs.
- Determines level of urgency of follow-up, referral/consultation appointments.
- Exercises final medical judgment in all issues of health care.
- Prescribes medical treatment and clinical drugs to patients.
- Orders studies, test and ancillary services.
- Documents all services in patient medical record.
- Reviews on a regular basis long term cases that require ongoing medical attention
- Consults with Medical Director and other professionals on staff as needed regarding patient care, assessment, and education issues.

- Participates in quality improvement, management, continuing education, and other patient care programs established by the hospital or clinic requirements.
- Oversees mid-level medical staff as assigned as well as nursing clinical staff
- Assists in the resolution of complaints, requests and inquiries from patients
- Maintains confidentiality of all patient information according to federal guidelines and regulations

OTHER INFORMATION:-

- 3-Year Contract, extendable for further periods if you have performed well during the initial contract.
- Also a residential position as opposed to a fly-in-fly-out position.
- The company will offer a competitive package based on the qualifications and experience an individual can bring to the table.

Skills

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:-

- MB ChB or its equivalent.
- MRCP or its equivalent.
- Valid registration with a Health Professionals Council as Physician.
- More than 10 years post graduate experience.
- Experience in handling Tropical diseases required.
- Experience in current management of HIV AIDS.
- Able to work with minimum supervision.
- Good English speaking and writing skills.
- The ability to work in a multi-cultural team.
- Need to be good communicators, committed to their work and have a desire for lifelong learning.

Responsibilities

Our client in Africa would like to appoint a Consultant Physician at their operations.

Summary

  • Position Physician
  • Job Category Health Care
  • Location South Africa
  • Education Bachelors Degree
  • Experience 10+ Years
  • Reference Number HS-0555
  • Updated on Monday, March 17, 2014
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