Medical Officer (Obs-Gyn )

  French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1103
Date Posted:Apr 30, 2017
Closing Date:May 6, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:96,90,66

About French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children:


The French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children (FMIC) was founded in 2006 is a unique public-private partnership between the Governments of Afghanistan and France, a French NGO – La Chaine de L’Espoir/Enfants Afghans and the Aga Khan Development Network through the Aga Khan University Hospital. FMIC embodies a sign of hope for the medical care mothers and children in Kabul. The Institute has risen to the challenge of charting a course towards sustainable health solutions for Afghanistan. It is the first ISO certified hospital in Afghanistan, aiming to provide compassionate, accessible, cost-effective, high quality care services to the population of Afghanistan. Currently the hospital provides161-bed inpatient care for children and adults, including 15 beds for pediatric intensive care, 17 bed adult cardiac care with a state of art cardiac catheterization laboratory, 52 new beds for maternal care, 63 beds allocated for pediatric medical and surgical units and a 14 bed neonatal intensive care unit. Six operation theatres, a department of radiology which includes CT-Scan and MRI capabilities, a state-of-the-art laboratory, a 24 hour pharmacy service and outpatient services for the adult population in medical and surgical specialties. FMIC also runs a Postgraduate Medical Education considering a training hub for healthcare professionals. Through its e-Health programme, FMIC offers telemedicine and eLearning services to hospitals in Bamyan, Badakhshan and Kandahar in Afghanistan and Khorog in Tajikistan. FMIC is working towards expansion of its health services towards establishing a comprehensive 400 bed Academic Medical Complex in Kabul, which will serve not only the Afghan population but Central Asia as well, as a medical Center of excellence.”

Job Summary:

Provide medical care related to pregnancy or childbirth and those who diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases of women, particularly those affecting the reproductive system. May also provide general medical care to women.

Assisting senior colleagues in OPD, IPD, ICU and OT

Maintain quality of care

Duties & Responsibilities:

Coordinate with the senior colleagues in case of any medical issue arising

Assist the senior colleagues in OPD, IPD, ICU, OT and delivery room

Coordinate with IPD doctors in case if admission is required

Follow up post-operative patients in the wards

Perform night duties for Obstetrics and Gynecology Patients

Prescribe or administer therapy, medication, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury

Analyze records, reports, test results, or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient

Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients

Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary

Advise patients and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention

Maintain quality of care

Assure continuity of care for Obstetrics and Gynecology patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Any other task assigned by supervisor

Job Requirement:

MD from a recognized University
At least 2-3 years of experience in relevant field

Ability to work under difficult working conditions

Good Communication and interpersonal skill in Dari, English and Pashto languages

Critical thinking and problem solving skills

Think Creatively

Ability to work in teams

Good Interpersonal skills

Good Clinical Skills

Ability to provide patient care in a diverse setting

Ability to satisfy and retain patients in clinical practice

Having Good computer skills specially in MS Office programs

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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