Vacancy: Locum Medical Officer (Lokogoma, Abuja)

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A private hospital in Lokogoma, Abuja is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Locum Medical Officer.

Salary Grade: Pay per Shift (Negotiable)

Contract Type: Temporary

Working Pattern: Shift Work (Morning shift 8:00am – 6:00pm; Night shift 6:00pm – 8:00am)

Number of posts: 2

Efab Estate, Lokogoma, Abuja
Job Description: 

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

Job Description:

●        We are seeking a highly capable medical officer to work in close collaboration with our team of Consultants and Specialists.

●        To ensure success, medical officers should exhibit adequate clinical knowledge and basic emergency medical and surgical skills.

Job Requirement/Qualification: 

●        MBBS or its equivalent

●        Full registration with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria

●        Valid medical practicing license.

●        Post NYSC Medical Officer.

●        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 counseling skills

●        Patient-focused approach

●        Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

●        Flexible, team player, and critical thinker.

●        Be able to work with minimal supervision.

●        Knowledgeable in acute care medicine

●        Good knowledge of surgical management and care

OTHER REQUIREMENT                           

●        Applicants are to indicate what shift they are interested in.

●        Candidates shall be invited for a short interview before selection.

 Application closes: 31st June 2022


Job Responsibility: 

●        Monitor and provide general and follow-up care to patients at designated workstations.

●        Liaise with consultants and specialists on patients’ medical condition

●        Prescribe and carry out appropriate investigations and medication in line with diagnosis and as directed by 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 patient 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.

Method of Application: 

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