Vacancy: Medical Officer (Victoria Island, Lagos)

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Introduction: 

A private hospital in Lagos is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Medical Officer.

Position: Medical Officer

Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Location: 
Victoria Island, Lagos
Job Description: 

Overview

  • The Medical Officer is responsible for applying medical knowledge and skills in the diagnosis, disease prevention and treatment of patients.

Duties and Responsibilities

·         Monitor and provide general and follow up care to patients at designated work stations.

·         Liaise with consultants and specialists on patients’ medical condition

·         Prescribe and carry out appropriate investigations and medication in line with diagnosis and as directed a specialist.

·         Examine and evaluate patients to diagnose their medical conditions in liaison with respective specialists/consultants.

·         Prompt incidence reporting and management of patients’ grievances

·         Maintain complete and accurate documentation of patients’ encounters.

·         Provide health education and support to patients and their attendants

·         Liaise and work with other medical and non-medical staff to ensure quality care is given to patients

·         Ensure smooth running of the outpatient clinics

·         Maintain confidentiality and impartiality

 

·         Comply with the use of Standard Operating Procedures and policies / adherence to quality standards and clinical practice guidelines.

Job Requirement/Qualification: 

Qualifications and Experience Required

  • MBBS or its equivalent
  • Full registration with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria
  • Valid medical practicing license
  • Minimum of 1 year post NYSC experience
  • Basic and Advanced life support skills
  • Willing to act and eager to adopt new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Sound medical knowledge
  • Good leadership and counselling skills
  • Patient-focused approach
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Flexible, team player, and critical thinker.
Method of Application: 

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