Medical Officer -Critical Care Unit

By July 16, 2021
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Ghana
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: July 16, 2021
Expiry Date: July 23, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Mid level
Years of Experience: 5
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Medical Officer -Critical Care Unit

Location: Ghana

Contract 3- 6 months

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing curative, superior interventional and preventative medical care in the critical care unit through

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ethically reviewing and instituting appropriate therapeutic interventions for patients admitted to critical care units or requiring critical care across the hospital.
  • Reviewing patients in other units where CCU/HDU support is needed and making appropriate decisions on interventions required.
  • Performing medical procedures expected of a CCU Medical Officer.
  • Ensuring that high standards of diagnostic accuracy and patient care are maintained
  • Preparing medical reports and other clinical documents as required
  • Ensuring professionalism and timeliness in handling of clients at both individual and departmental level
  • Participating in continuous medical education and the development of departmental clinical protocols, quality improvement plans, and initiatives
  • Participating in research, clinical audits and review programmes for the department
  • Ensuring consistency in the clinical protocols and provision of care.
  • Assisting in coaching and mentoring of nursing staff on various aspects of critical care and management of critical illness.
  • Ensuring regular and adequate communication with patients and relatives on clinical progress.
  • Advocating for excellent patient care and outcomes.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  • 5-year work experience specializing in anesthesia
  • Sound diagnostic skills and judgment
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Detailed oriented and good interpersonal relations.
  • Must be well organized and have the ability to plan ahead and deal with care issues as they arise.
  • Must be thorough and proactive to ensure quality care and positive outcome.
  • Must be able to work closely with a multi-disciplinary team.

All applications should be done on or before close of business 23rd July 2021 on link below:

https://reedsafricaconsult.com/job/medical-officer-critical-care-unit/

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted