Careers/ Internship

Careers/Internship

RESIDENT OBSTETRICIAN/GYNAECOLOGIST

Reporting to the Medical Director, the Medical Specialist (OBS & GYNAE) will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.

Key Responsibilities

  • Attend to walk in and referred obstetrics and gynecology patients both out and in patient.
  • Offering obstetrics and gynecology consultancy.
  • Oversee the obstetrics and gynecology department and run the gynecology and obstetrics Clinics.
  • Provision of superior diagnostic, preventative, and interventional medical care. Undertake all required patient care activities; emergency medical procedures, ward rounds and communicating to patients.
  • Accurate and clear documentation of patient history, physical examination, investigations, and management.
  • Provide clarity of investigations to be carried out and interpretation of the results and ensure update to the patients and the next of kin.
  • Facilitates patient admissions, necessary consents, and discharges.
  • Counsel clients on treatment and compliance to treatment (patient and family) while ensuring their participation in decision making in their management.
  • Carry out procedures and surgical interventions (obstetric & gynecological) while ensuring high quality of care/services and safety of patients.
  • Work with other specialties for multi-disciplinary patient care
  • Participate in morbidity and mortality meetings as required.
  • Participation in incident reporting, root cause analysis and the Hospital Quality Improvement activities.
  • Participation in conducting timely ward rounds and patient reviews.
  • Facilitate Continuous Medical Education sand mentorship to colleagues to build capacity to provide care.
  • Training, supervising and mentoring Medical Officers, Medical Intern and other students
  • Ensure patient satisfaction through quality of care, communication, feedback, and escalation through the standardized tool for patient satisfaction measurement and demonstrate follow-up and improvement.
  • Conduct family conferences on need basis.

SFCH/PF/PAF/01

Qualifications and Experience

  • Master’s degree in OBS & GYNAE from an institution recognized by the
  • Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council.
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) degree from a
  • recognized institution by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists
  • Specialist recognition in OBS & GYNAE from the Medical Practitioners’
  • and Dentist Council
  • A minimum period of three (3) years’ relevant work experience.
  • Registration Certificate by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists
  • Retention in the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council register.
  • Evidence in knowledge and proficiency in computer applications.

How to Apply

All Candidates MUST have their valid practicing licenses How to Apply: If your background, experience and competence match the above specifications, please send your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (cover letter & CV/Resume) quoting the job title and your salary expectation by 16th May, 2022.

Your CV/Resume MUST include full names and contact details of 3 referees.

NOTE:

  • ONLY ONLINE applications will be accepted and ONLY SHORTLISTED candidates will be contacted.