Hospital Doctor Emergency

Date: 17-Aug-2022

Location: Sharjah, AE_SHA_1001, AE

Company: University Hospital Sharjah

Position Summary

Hospital Doctor (General Practitioner)-ER

 

Being one of the clinical roles within the Clinical Services of the hospital, the position will require a person who has practiced for at least 3 years of Clinical Experience Beyond Completion of Internship and.  It is a pivotal role in the establishment of services at the hospital to ensure services are at an International standard and to meet and exceed accreditation standards.

Summary of Main Duties

  • Admitting patients to hospital under the supervision of the consultant/specialist and ensuring that full admission documentation (history and physical, Admission note and initial integrated plan, diet order…) are recorded.
  • Documentation of handover notes.
  • Initiating appropriate investigations as instructed by the consultant/specialist.
  • Ordering treatments and medications as instructed by the consultant/specialist.
  • Liaising with non-clinical/ clinical staff.
  • Conducting ward rounds at least once daily and as appropriate and if required with the consultant.
  • Preparing for and participating in consultant/senior staff rounds.
  • Keeping daily records of inpatient progress.
  • Following up patients in inpatients.
  • Following up the results of investigations and adjusting patient treatment/management accordingly.
  • Preparing patients for procedures or surgery, where applicable.
  • Obtaining patients informed consent.
  • Receiving calls and seeing patients from the Emergency

Department and specialty clinics.

 

Responsibilities

  • Receiving calls and consultation requests from other departments or hospitals.
  • Seeing patients referred for consultation.
  • Maintaining a good working relationship and professional conduct with all members of the staff and hospital staff.
  • Providing in-house on-call coverage on a rotational basis during evenings, nights, weekends, and Public Holidays, as required to do.
  • Maintaining and completing appropriate medical records for all patients in a timely fashion.
  • Participating in medical staff conferences, and meetings.
  • Carrying out the duties and responsibilities detailed in any department specific job description or statement of roles and responsibilities.
  • Assuming other duties as assigned by the consultant/department head.
  • Participate in Quality improvement activities meeting JCI & regulatory requirements.
  • Implementing clinical pathway/Guideline or applicable.

Position Requirements/Qualifications

  • M.B.Ch.B (M.B.B.S.)
  • Minimum  of 3 Years of Clinical Experience Beyond Completion of Internship

Position criteria Other Skills/Abilities

MOH License