Master's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 282
Date Posted:Sep 27, 2022
Reference:Head of ICU (FMIC/HR/386)
Closing Date:Oct 15, 2022
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:4 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children:


The French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children (FMIC) is a non-governmental tertiary hospital established in 2006 as the product of a unique four-way partnership between the Governments of Afghanistan and France, and two private, international development organizations – La Chaine de l’Espoir (CDE) and Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). It provides the people of Afghanistan with exemplary healthcare services at par with the best medical institutions in the region.

Job Summary:

Responsible to lead and manage overall clinical and non-clinical/administrative activities of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Department.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Regular Responsibilities:

  • Assure quality of care in ICU
  • Assure continuity of care in ICU 24 Hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Assessment of patients in life-threatening situation in FMIC
  • Daily care of critical patients in ICU
  • Inform and counselling patient’s attendants about situation of the patients
  • Supervision and monitoring of all standards applied by IPSG and quality assurance department in ICU
  • Leading ICU team and directing ICU physician to create a professional momentum, giving presentation, CME and medical sessions
  • Preparing monthly night duty roster
  • Perform night duties in ICU
  • Preparing quarterly goals and objectives
  • Monitor quality indicators in ICU
  • Supervision of all Pediatricians, Consultants, Senior Medical Officers and Medical Officers
  • Leading daily ICU rounds
  • Training and assessment of Medical Officers
  • Strictly follow the infection control measures in ICU
  • Actively participate in preparation for “Joint commission International accreditation” and “Safe Care Standards”
  • Maintain patient confidentiality and comply with all FMIC rules and regulation
  • Overall management of ICU
  • Any other assignment by direct supervisor

Periodic Responsibilities:

  • Participation in Ethical Committee Meetings
  • Participation in Departmental Meetings
  • Participation in clinical forums and workshops
  • Develop and monitor department goals/objective and clinical indicators
  • Develop and maintain clinical pathways and protocols
  • Prepare the estimated annual budget of the department
  • Comply with estimated volume and budget of department
  • Evaluate team member’s quarterly
  • Conduct Appraisals and OPPEs for department members

Job Requirement:

Qualification and Education:

  • MD from a recognized University
  • Post Graduate in Pediatric Internal Medicine
  • Registered with the Afghan Medical Council

Knowledge, competencies and Skills:

  • Having good knowledge in pediatric ICU
  • Performing all ICU procedures independently
  • Being capable of applying BLS, ACLS and PALS protocol in critical condition
  • Ability to work under difficult working conditions
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Leadership skill
  • Excellent Communication and interpersonal skill in Dari, English and Pashto languages
  • Having Good computer skill specially in MS Office programs


Work experience:

  • 4-5 years’ experience in relevant field
  • Having Experience in ICU
  • Having Experience in medical management field
  • Having art and skill of ICU procedures.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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