Medical Officer Emergency Room

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1159
Date Posted:Apr 12, 2018
Closing Date:Apr 18, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:96,90,66

About French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children:

The French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children (FMIC) was founded in 2006 is a unique public-private partnership between the Governments of Afghanistan and France, a French NGO – La Chaine de L’Espoir/Enfants Afghans and the Aga Khan Development Network through the Aga Khan University Hospital. FMIC embodies a sign of hope for the medical care mothers and children in Kabul. The Institute has risen to the challenge of charting a course towards sustainable health solutions for Afghanistan. It is the first ISO certified hospital in Afghanistan, aiming to provide compassionate, accessible, cost-effective, high quality care services to the population of Afghanistan. Currently the hospital provides161-bed inpatient care for children and adults, including 15 beds for pediatric intensive care, 17 bed adult cardiac care with a state of art cardiac catheterization laboratory, 52 new beds for maternal care, 63 beds allocated for pediatric medical and surgical units and a 14 bed neonatal intensive care unit. Six operation theatres, a department of radiology which includes CT-Scan and MRI capabilities, a state-of-the-art laboratory, a 24 hour pharmacy service and outpatient services for the adult population in medical and surgical specialties. FMIC also runs a Postgraduate Medical Education considering a training hub for healthcare professionals. Through its e-Health programme, FMIC offers telemedicine and eLearning services to hospitals in Bamyan, Badakhshan and Kandahar in Afghanistan and Khorog in Tajikistan. FMIC is working towards expansion of its health services towards establishing a comprehensive 400 bed Academic Medical Complex in Kabul, which will serve not only the Afghan population but Central Asia as well, as a medical Center of excellence.”

Job Summary:

Responsible to take care of all emergency and critically ill patients and consult with the respected consultants when needed.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Excellent communication and interpersonal skill in Pashto, Dari and English.

Good computer skill especially in MS office.

Good teaching and presentation skills.

Ability of conflict resolution.

Ability to work under stress conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Complete initial assessment and document all the findings for all the emergency patients.

Provide daily service to all critically ill and emergency patients.

Regular on call night duty with collaboration with pediatric medicine.

Consult with all respected consultants when needed.

Follow the instructions of consultants for their specific regime for each individual patient.

Write up “to take home prescriptions” for patients as required.

Visit patients as required at the request of the nursing staff.

To be familiar with all relevant procedures/policies.

To participate in clinical audit and implementation of JCIA standards.

To record all treatments performed in patient notes.

To provide a full report to Resident Medical Officer commencing the next shift.

Promote patient care by liaison with all departments.

Any other responsibility assigned by the head of the department.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


MD from a recognized university

Specialization in pediatrics medicine or cardiology is preferred.

Job Keywords:

Medical Officer
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