Ended Doctor Anaesthetist

The Job

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), is an International Humanitarian Organization providing medical aid to populations in distress, victims of natural and man made disasters and victims of armed conflict, regardless of race, religion and political believes. For more information, visit our Arabic website, www.msf-me.org

Médecins Sans Frontières - France is looking for Yemeni nationals to recruit for the following position:

DOCTOR ANAESTHETIST

Location: Mocha project

Contract duration: Six month renewable

Contract type: Full time contract

Reporting to: Medical Activity Manager

MAIN PURPOSE

Organize and carry out anesthetic medical activities, according to MSF policies, protocols and universal hygiene standards and in close collaboration with the surgeon and other medical staff, and increase the knowledge and practical skills of the anesthetic staff through on the job training and knowledge transfer in order to ensure the quality of care provided to patients.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Carry out pre-operative consultations evaluating the risks of operating in collaboration with the surgeon, providing the patient with appropriate information and deciding the type of anesthetics to be used, in order to ensure the best conditions prior to the surgery. Carry-out all anesthesia related activities during surgery to ensure safe, adequate anesthesia.  
    • Preparing beforehand the drugs, material, and equipment required.
    • Administering and maintaining anesthetics following the rules of hygiene and asepsis in force.
    • Monitoring patients throughout the intervention.
  • Ensure transfer of patients to the recovery room, and full recovery of the patient’s consciousness and setting analgesic protocol
  • Advise on Postoperative care in both Intensive Care Unit and wards with the surgeon, including fluid management, oxygenation monitoring and airway care and chest physiotherapy and mobilization, with special focus on patient’s pain relief during the recovering process.
  • Implement and supervise hygiene rules, procedures and MSF protocols in OT/recovery, anesthesia material (decontamination, sterilization, storage conditions, etc.) to ensure the safety and protection of patients and staff.
  • Supervise the OT pharmacy (drugs orders, inventories, expired drugs) and ensure OT register, consumptions, empty phials of narcotics, ensuring adequate stock is maintained..
  • Ensure good functioning and maintenance of OT equipment (oxygen extractor, ventilation, equipment, etc)
  • Organize the tasks of personnel under his/her responsibility, and participate and carry-out other team management activities (recruitment, training, performance evaluation, motivation, internal/external communication, etc.), in order to ensure having the appropriate team in terms of size, capabilities and skills.
  • Collaborate with other departments in the project (responding to accident  emergency department requests, intervening in support of other services when needed, etc.), and participate in any emergency activity or exploratory mission, in order to support the overall MSF project with his/her expertise and capabilities.
  • Ensure proper fulfillment of administrative procedures and documents (fill in of patients files, forms, statistics, data base, etc.), and elaborate regular reporting about results, proceedings and problematic situations and cases, in order to have updated and correct information about the day-to-day activity in the project and support decision-taking.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Education

Doctor Anesthetist diploma recognized by the state essential.

Experience

Desirable, two year experience as an anesthetist. Experience with MSF or other NGOs and in developing countries is desirable.

Languages         

Arabic and English mandatory.

Competencies

  • People Management.
  • Commitment.
  • Flexibility.
  • Results.
  • Teamwork.

ENTITLEMENTS:

A specific salary and accommodation package will be discussed at the interview stage.

How to Apply

Médecins sans Frontières France - Mocha

Applications must be in English language. Candidates should submit a Cover Letter, CV and copy of diploma.

Please send your application to msff-mocha-admin@paris.msf.org or bring it to the CV Box at MSF hospital in Mocha

Please in the subject of the email: “Doctor Anesthetist- Mocha

Deadline for application: 10-12-2019

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. No face-to-face contact or phone contact will be considered. Any documents sent to MSF-F (CV, cover letter, copies of diploma, recommendation letters) will not be returned by MSF-F.

  • Employer: MSF
  • Category: Health Care
  • Location: Mokha
  • Posted on: 2 December 2019
  • Deadline: 10 December 2019

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