Medical Doctor Female Only

Medical Doctor   Afghanistan, Kunduz Full Time 425
Date Posted:Jun 21, 2022
Closing Date:Jun 30, 2022
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:1 - 2 Years
Contract Duration:1 year(s)
Possibility of Contract Extension: Maybe
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF):


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Doctors Without Borders) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion, and natural or man-made disasters to populations in danger in more than 70 countries.

Company Benefits:
Health Assurance

Job Summary:

MSF-Afghanistan is hiring a female MD for its Kunduz project.

Duties & Responsibilities:

-       Provide outpatient and/or inpatient medical care to patients/beneficiaries according to adapted and updated medical knowledge, MSF protocols, values ,and universal hygiene standards to improve the patients/beneficiaries' health conditions.

-       Apply medical knowledge and skills to diagnose and prevent. Carry out outpatient and inpatient consultations, prescribing the necessary treatment while respecting MSF protocols

-       Keep the patient and/or his/her family informed about the illness and provide appropriate explanations about the treatment to follow, checking they have understood

-       Follow up the evolution of the hospitalized/IDP patients, through daily visits, consultations, and examinations, prescribing the necessary treatment following MSF protocols, and deciding whether they can be discharged or transferred to other

departments – in collaboration with other doctors- and informing their families about the patients' evolution

-       Check and control the rational distribution of medicines and equipment under his/her responsibility and take care of the quality, disinfection, and sterilization of the medical material. Assure general compliance with standing hygiene standards

-       Participate in the collection and analysis of epidemiological data, checking its validity and informing the line manager or project coordinator about any problem or complication of the patients' illness, or medical error and monitors the proper

functioning of the department, equipment, or material

-       Ensure ongoing training of the medical/paramedical multidisciplinary team in order to optimize the quality of care

-       Knows and ensures all MSF medical protocols are followed and implemented, checking universal precautions are followed at all times and reducing bio-hazard risks, and improving infection control. Ensures professional confidentiality is


-       Manage the team under his/her direct responsibility according to MSF HR policies and procedures, supervising their performance, organizing and scheduling shifts and

Job Requirement:

1- Essential: Medical Doctor diploma

2. Essential: Medical Doctor Diploma recognized by Afghanistan Ministry of Health

3. Essential: Medical Doctor diploma

4. Essential: Dari/Pashtu: oral and written

5. Essential: English: oral and written 

Working hours: Full Time 40 hours a week: 5 days a week

Salary: will be paid according to the MSF salary grid

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kunduz
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