Daily Worker Doctor Anaesthetist

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Healthcare
Posted on 14 Sep, 2021
Closing on 23 Sep, 2021

Job Description

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 the following:

DAILY WORKER DOCTOR ANAESTHETIST

Location: Based in Khamer, Amran Governorate
Contract duration: Daily worker.
Contract type: N/A
Reports to:  MSF Medical Activity Manager.
Opening date: 14/09/2021

Main Purpose:
Organize and carry out anaesthetic 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 anaesthetic staff through on the job training and knowledge transfer in order to ensure the quality of care provided to patients.

Accountabilities:

  • 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 on daily basis, 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.

Education: Essential, doctor Anesthetist diploma recognized by the State. practice licence as doctor Anesthetist diploma certified from Yemeni medical board”
Experience: Desirable, TWO years experience as an anesthetist. Having worked in MSF or other NGO’s and in developing countries is desirable.
Languages:  Essential, mission language; local working language 

How to Apply

Applications must be in English language. Candidates should submit a Cover Letter, copy of the ID , CV, copies of diplomas, copies of relevant training and work certificates work licence (originals will be asked during interview), and any recommendations from 
previous employers to the following :

Médecins sans Frontières France

E-Mail: alsalam.hospital.recruit@gmail.com

Please precise in the title of your email “Surgeon Application”

Deadline for application: 23rd Sep 2021

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, recommendations letters) will not be returned by MSF-F.

Important Notes / مقترحات هامة

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