ICU Incharge

  Ministry of Public Health
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1188
Date Posted:Jun 5, 2017
Reference:ICU Incharge
Closing Date:Jun 11, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Ministry of Public Health:


The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) is tasked with a critical mandate; to deliver and promote sustainable and accessible health care services to the people of Afghanistan. Social and economic advancement can only be realized in a thriving and healthy society. The success of the MoPH is heavily driven in its ability to plan and use allocated resources effectively. Effective financial management is therefore critical for sustainable development and is the primary tool that translates the MoPH development strategies into noticeable outcomes or service delivery. Good governance and democratic accountability relies on transparent management of the MoPH budget. Therefore, ineffective financial management undermines the effectiveness and efficiency of development interventions and hinders the country’s progress towards improved and sustainable health care. MoPH finance directorate is going through a reform process and after reviewing the structure of finance directorates of other line ministries such as MRRD, MoE and MAIL, has proposed a new and standard structure that is approved by MoPH leadership, for this purpose MoPH needs a qualified staff as head of coordination and reporting unite, to take the responsibility of overall coordination and financial reporting of MoPH.

Job Summary:

-To support & maintain a 24 hour Emergency critical care service in the hospitals and to facilitate good quality of services to critically ill patients for reducing of mortality incidence.

Duties & Responsibilities:


Ensure proper provision of intensive care services for the patients and in the areas outlined above according to service need.

To provide and to assist with the delivery of care to patients with critical illness

To support continuity of elective & emergency services during period of Specialist of leave.

To support the emergency and critical care services out of-hours through participation in duty outside normal hours.

To undertake professional development activities, audit and engage in performance appraisal.

The post-holder will be encouraged and supported to develop specialist areas of practice in line with service requirements

The post-holder will be responsible to Lead Clinician in Critical Care.

The post-holder will be expected to manage adult patients.

The post-holder is responsible to attend and perform official duty and prohibited to undertake private clinical duties during official time.

ICU in charge is responsible for training of current and newly hiring staff.

Develop treatment protocols for ICU cases.

Develop procedure protocols take place in the ICU.

Manage all administrative activities.

Attend relevant meeting as required.

Provide weekly, monthly and yearly reports to ICU Project Coordinator as required

Any other duties assigned by supervisor as required.

Report to:ICU project Coordinator

Subordinates: ICU doctor , ICU nurses and Support staff

Job Requirement:

Qualifications & Requirement:
1. MD degree from recognized university
2. Medical Post graduate doctor; degree from a recognized Degree institute must be attested by MoPH or MoHE ; (trainer is preferable)
3. Must be Specialist in Internal Medicine, General surgery or Anesthesia; (Anesthetist and Internal Medicine is preferable)
4. At least 1 years post specialization experience in the curative medical field.
5. Having Administrative and Technical skills.
6. Excellent knowledge of English Language (written and spoken)
7. Good Team player
8. Strong Communication Skills
9. Good Computer skill (MS Office)
10. Ability to use internet/ search websites.
11. Skill for Drafting and developing of Treatment Guidelines
12. Ability to work under pressure and perform multiple tasks
9. Good Computer skill (MS Office)
10. Ability to use internet/ search websites.
11. Skill for Drafting and developing of Treatment Guidelines
12. Ability to work under pressure and perform multiple tasks

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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