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PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

Responsible for quality of medical care provided to NBU patients during their stay at MSF Peshawar Women Hospital.

 

MISSION AND PRINCIPAL ACTIVIES

Attendance and involvement at work:

  • Observe the MSF charter
  • Perform all activities in line with the MSF protocols and procedures
  • Respect the time schedule and be at work on time (flexible at any time)
  • 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

 

MAIN RESPONSIBITITIES

Hospital admission:

  • Carry out patients’ admissions according to MSF acceptance criteria and re-orientate the out of criteria patients
  • Work in close collaboration with other departments, ensuring the good transfer of patients to other units
  • Respect MSF Guidelines and Protocols for prescription of investigations and treatment if required
  • Fill clearly diagnosis and treatment on documents

 

General care in NBU:

  • Examine all patients in NBU
  • Prescribe the care and treatments required according to MSF guidelines and clinical protocols and ensure the correct application of prescriptions
  • Ensure the rational use of medicines
  • Keep the hospitalization forms up to date by noting the details of examinations, entry and exit diagnosis and follow the specialist consultations
  • Prepare all documentation for discharge and referral
  • Ensure the proper handover to incoming colleagues about all patients
  • Inform the direct supervisor in event of medical error

 

Newborn Care:

  • Complete new-born assessment on each baby delivered in Women Hospital prior to discharge
  • Carry out the daily round in the New-born Unit in collaboration with the pediatrician in charge
  • Recognize abnormalities and/or deteriorating condition and notify pediatrician in charge of new-born care
  • Attend and participate in new-born resuscitation
  • Admit babies to NBU according to MSF criteria and protocol
  • Manage care plan and prescriptions according to protocol
  • Able to identify new-borns requiring referral according to MSF referral criteria and participates in facilitating the referral
  • Informs mothers and fathers about the illness of her baby, and explains the treatment required
  • Perform well-baby check on healthy babies
  • Attend the delivery room or OT in difficult deliveries to be ready to offer neonatal care

 

Other:

  • Participate in on-going personnel training (care techniques, updating protocols, etc.) 
  • Participate in weekly training sessions, proposing and presenting topics
  • Participate in medical meetings, monthly and when necessary
  • Participate in the medical data collection

 

Requirements:

  • Medical Doctor (MBBS) or equivalent PMDC registered
  • Clinical experience in New-born care Unit
  • Languages: English, Pashto, Urdu
  • Other: good clinical skills, basic computer skills (Word, Excel), patience, flexibility, diplomatic communication, reporting skills, stress management

 

The deadline for submitting applications is: 2nd June, 2019 

Only qualified candidates will be contacted for tests and interviews

 

WORK LOCATION: Peshawar

DAILY WORKER: Full Time (Permanent) / Part time (Daily Worker)

PROBABLE START DATE: June 2019

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
Rotating
Job Type:
Part Time
Department:
MSF - France
Job Location:
University Town, Peshawar, Pakistan
Gender:
No Preference
Age:
26 - 50 Years
Minimum Education:
MBBS
Degree Title:
 Minimum Medical Doctor Degree (MBBS), PMDC registered
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
1 Year ( Previous experience in NBU or Pediatric Unit is required)
Apply Before:
Jun 02, 2019
Posting Date:
May 17, 2019
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