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Consultant Family Medicine > Close Date: 2017/08/20


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MME Ref Number170412-1
Job TitleConsultant Family Medicine
Business UnitAl Noor Abu Dhabi
Job TypePermanent
Location - CityAbu Dhabi
Location - CountryUnited Arab Emirates
Job DescriptionMediclinic is looking for Arabic Speaking Consultant Family Medicine for Khalifa City Clinic. Mediclinic Khalifa City Clinic is a brand new facility with multi-specialty located in Khalifa City and brings quality healthcare to the community.
RequirementsLicensing and Education: Basic Medical Degree recognized by Health Authority Abu Dhabi. Completion of a recognized higher professional education program.
Certification of higher professional education recognized by Health Authority Abu Dhabi: FRCS plus CCST in Family Medicine, or FRCSC, or FRACS, or equivalent recognized by Health Authority Abu Dhabi. Specialized Skills/Abilities/Experience: Appropriate experience and competency in all aspects of Internal Medicine including specialized Family Medicine procedures. Generic Skills/Abilities/Experience: Minimum of five (5) years relevant experience at a Specialist level, since gaining higher qualification. Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, nurses, doctors and other hospital staff. Demonstrated commitment to continuing medical education. Publication in peer reviewed journals would be well regarded. Demonstrated ability to deliver quality patient care. Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary team. Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement for better health outcomes. Fluency in written and spoken Arabic and English. High level of verbal and written communication skills. High level of interpersonal and organizational skills. Good computer literacy.
Key OutputsProvides comprehensive Family Medicine care to patients according to current best-evidence based standards, using best judgment at all times and in accordance with Mediclinic Group Medical Staff By laws and Rules and Regulations. Participates equitably in the on-call roster. Participates in the oversight and professional development of any junior medical staff in the department. Participates in the educational activities of the Medical Staff as a whole. Conducts clinical audits in line with Medical Advisory Committee requirements. Participates in review and planning activities relevant to the development of the department and the Hospital. Participates in activities and opportunities to promote the department and the hospital to the general public and wider medical community of Abu Dhabi and the UAE. Fulfills professional requirements for continuing maintenance of competence in all aspects of Family Medicine.
Carries out other assigned duties within the appropriate scope of knowledge, skills and abilities of the position. The post holder is responsible for providing comprehensive Specialist level patient care in Internal Medicine however this responsibility may be shared with the other specialist/consultant Family Medicine in the hospital Liaises with patients, families, medical staff, nursing staff, other clinical staff, referring doctors.
Other InformationMediclinic Middle East is part of Mediclinic International, a private hospital group with three operating platforms in Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia), Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates, and a 29.9% shareholding in Spire Healthcare, a UK-based healthcare group with 38 hospitals. During February 2016, Mediclinic International combined with Al Noor Hospitals Group, with operations mainly in Abu Dhabi. Together with Al Noor, Mediclinic Middle East operates six hospitals and more than 30 clinics in the UAE with more than 700 inpatient beds.