General Surgery Specialist

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 223
Date Posted:Jul 8, 2019
Closing Date:Jul 20, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration: Unspecified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Consultant
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Ministry of Public Health:

Founded: 2006

1.     Health Status: In Afghanistan renal failure is one of the big challenges and number of these patients is getting increase day by day. cause of RF in Afghanistan is in lot of cases of complicated delivery, poor health status and health care during some acute illness that cause volume depletion, chronic illness like Diabetes, Hypertension, Kidney Stone, etc. In all over Afghanistan there is no any health centre to take care of CKD patients and every year around 1000 of patient are going for treatment to abroad and many others are dying in Afghanistan’s hospitals.


2.     Health System :

Despite impressive progress in health system development and services delivery in Afghanistan still in Afghanistan there is no any health system for Dialysis depend patient.


3.     MoPH response:

Afghanistan submitted its proposal in accordance with the donor guidelines, proposing some of the critical areas that affect the system. These areas mainly include, improved access to quality health care, increased demand for health services utilization and strengthen stewardship role of the MOPH at different levels

Job Summary:

·        Manage and operate all surgery cases related to Hemodialysis Treatment.

·        Visit indoor patients.

·        Counsel and educate patients in relevant areas of illnesses.

Skills Required:

Requires travel to provinces:


Skills Description:

·        Fluent In Pashto,Dari And English

·        Good Communication Skills.

Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Manage and operate all surgery cases related to Hemodialysis Treatment.

·        Visit indoor patients.

·        Counsel and educate patients in relevant areas of illnesses.

·        Obtain specialized assistance as necessary. (referral)

·        Supervise and follow up nursing care of patients.

·        Provide consultation in case of needs for patients who are candidate for surgery, based on the request of other wards.

·        Follow established departmental policies, procedures and objectives, continuous quality improvement initiatives, safety, environmental, and infection prevention standards.

·        Participate in provision of 24-hour services, which may require evening, night.

·        Implements all standards which are related to the surgical department.

·        Any duty assigns by Unit In charge or Project Manager.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


·         Internal Specialist Surgeon (MD).

·        At least two year experience in the required field with government, NGOs , International organizations, or UN agencies

·        Excellent knowledge of local language (Dari and Pashto)

Job Keywords:

General Surgery Specialist
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