Medical Doctor at Medecins Sans Frontieres

Medecins Du Monde

Job Description / Responsibility

Provide medical care to patients according to adapted medical knowledge, MSF protocols, values and universal hygiene standards to improve the patients’ health conditions.

Open-ended contract position to be filled and other successful candidate to integrate Daily Worker pool

Apply medical knowledge and skills to diagnose & provide outpatient medical care to patients/beneficiaries according to adopted and updated medical knowledge, MSF protocols, values and universal hygiene standards to improve health conditions.

Keep the patient and/or his/her family informed about the treatment and any follow-up required. Ensure patients/relatives have clear understanding of the available treatment options and their possible outcomes.

Participate in the collection and analysis of epidemiological data, checking its validity and informing the line manager or project coordinator about any problems or complications related to the patient’s illness, medical error and monitors the proper functioning of the department, equipment or material.

Ensure proper documentation in the patient file including patient history and treatment.

Attend 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 respected.

Educational Requirements

    Medical Doctor diploma (MB, BS or MB,Bch); full registration with Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN); current annual practice license

Experience Requirements

    At least 1 year experience minimum as a Medical Doctor or in clinical work; experience in obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, considered an asset.

Additional Job Requirements

    Languages: Pidgin and English required additional local languages desirable.

    Computer Literacy: Word and Excel

    Competencies: Commitment to MSF Principles, Behavioural Flexibility, Teamwork and team management

    Work Location: Orogbum and Eliozu Clinics (Port Harcourt, River State, Nigeria).

    Work commitment: 208 hours per month. Availability for shifts up to 12 hours, night/day

Company Information
Medecins Du Monde Address : 62 rue Marcadet - 75018 , Paris , France Web : Website

Job Summary

Medecins Du Monde
  • Category : Medical Professionals
  • Posted on : 15 Mar 2019
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Employer : Medecins Du Monde
  • Experience : 0
  • Salary : ₦ 392,500/per month
  • Location : Rivers
  • Application Deadline : 28 Mar 2019

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Monthly Gross salary of N 392,500
TO APPLY – Please note that INCOMPLETE, NON-COMPLIANT or LATE applications
Submit your cover letter, CV and copies of qualifications with contact details to the MSF Admin’ Office in Port Harcourt ("Application Box" outside the front gate). (With Reference “MEDICAL DOCTOR”)
Applications can be submitted by email to: [email protected] Deadline for the submission of applications: 28th March 2019
NB: only successful applicants will be called for written test and interview.

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Print at: 24 May, 2019 12:46 am

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