. Attendance and involvement at work:
§ Observe the MSF charter.
§ Perform all activity in line with the MSF protocols and procedures.
§ Respect the time schedule and be at work on time (flexible at anytime).
§ Treat the patient with care and respect providing good quality care.
§ Respect the patient privacy and strictly respect community culture, norms.
§ Maintain good relationship with other team members.
§ Adhere to MSF Clinical Guidelines and protocols.
§ Inform direct supervisor in event of medical error.
2. Implementation of programmes
Providing technical expertise in the domains of gynaecology and obstetrics:
§ Participating in the rounds carried out in the different hospital units: maternity department and IPD.
§ Carrying out certain consultations and practising delicate technical acts if necessary/outside the scope of practice for the general doctor.
§ Discussing particular cases with the health care team (decision to carry out a caesarean, specific treatments, etc.).
§ Checking that medical protocols and prescriptions are followed by the health care personnel in accordance with MSF guidelines.
§ Checking that the hygiene procedures are followed in order to limit infection risks. Supports other health team members in ensuring that hygiene protocols are followed
§ Ensuring registers and health files are filled in correctly.
§ In collaboration with midwife ensuring the quality of obstetrical care in Maternity department.
§ Ensuring that the NBU staff is properly informed of interventions that are at high risk for new-borns complications
In Operation Theatre:
§ Carrying out elective and emergency surgical interventions in accordance with MSF protocols.
§ Carrying out the patients’ pre-operative consultations before they undergo surgery.
§ Evaluating the risks of operating in collaboration with the anaesthesiologist.
§ Monitoring the rational use of surgical material during interventions.
§ Monitoring the application of hygiene protocols in theatre (decontamination, sterilisation, etc.).
§ Checking that the register for the operating theatre is kept updated.
§ Carrying out joint rounds in the IPD in collaboration with the anaesthetist.
§ Guaranteeing the application of MSF protocols (ATB, dressing protocols, etc.) and the rational use of medicines.
§ Participating in on-going personnel training (care techniques, updating protocols, etc.), including bedside teaching as well as formally organised sessions
§ Participating to the weekly training session proposing and presenting topics.
§ Participating in medical meetings, weekly and when necessary.
§ Participating in data collection and drawing up monthly report.
pMedecins Sans Frontieres Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is an independent medical humanitarian association providing medical assistance to people in need, irrespective of race, religion, creed or political conviction. MSF has started work in Pakistan since 1986 as an independent, self-governed organ ...Read More