|Date Posted:||Feb 8, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Mar 30, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||Fresh|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
General Practitioner liaises with the Ministry of Public Health and clinic staff. He/she offers excellent medical care to patients and is involved in staff training, creating health promotion material and providing emergency on-call services to patients.
Duties & Responsibilities:
â€¢ -providing and managing direct patient care, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnosis and treatment.
â€¢ -prescribing pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
â€¢ -referring patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate.
â€¢ -managing the daily operations of a specific medical program or patient care unit.
â€¢ -directing and coordinating the patient care activities of nursing and support staff as required.
â€¢ -following quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
â€¢ -designing, developing, implementing and presenting health promotion, education and/or prevention programs.
â€¢ -performing miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
â€¢ -providing 24-hour emergency on-call medical care and coordinating other emergency personnel.
â€¢ -traveling within Afghanistan when necessary to fulfill the corporations needs and attends meetings as necessary to represent the corporation and/or the Medical Facility
â€¢ -keeping written records of patient symptoms and recommended treatment
Dental assistant takes direction from the Social Programs Project Manager and reports directly to the Social Programs director.
-Graduate of Medical Faculty â€“ specialization would be an asset.
SKILLS AND VALUES
-Excellent oral and written fluency in English, Dari and Pashto.
-Working application of Microsoft Office Applications including: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.
-Should have knowledge of basic radiology, ECG and Ultrasound applications and use.
-Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
ï‚§ Good knowledge of MS Office.
â€¢ Local National