22 Aug 2020

Medical Doctor at MSF

Welcome to Jobweb Tanzania. This website helps you to achieve your career dream by linking you to vacancies from Top Companies in Tanzania. Job Seekers are also exposed to best articles for career growth and development. Click here to subscribe for job alerts We strongly advise graduates not to pay money before getting a Job. Report fraudulent jobs to [email protected]


MSF

INTRODUCTION Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation. MSF is therefore guided by the principles of neutrality and impartiality. These principles must apply to all MSF staff.

Direct Reports: MEDICAL ACTIVITY MANAGER

Location: Nduta Camp, Kibondo District

Town Residence: Kibondo Town

Job Summary:

Provide outpatient and/or inpatient medical care to patients/beneficiaries according to adapted and updated medical knowledge, MSF protocols and MOH , values and universal hygiene standards to improve the patients/beneficiaries health conditions.

Required Criteria:

Minimum Educational Qualification: Medical Doctor degree Desirable in Tropical Medicine(Tropical Medicine Is essential)

Experience: 2 years experience minimum as a Medical Doctor or in clinical work (can be within medical training). Desirable in tropical medicine, or post-registration experience in Public Health, obs and gynae, paediatrics, A, infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS/STDs, TB, general practice, general medicine or minor surgery.

Languages: English (fluent, oral & written). Swahili or French is an asset.

Knowledge: Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet).

Competences:

  • People Management and Development
  • Commitment to MSF Principles
  • Behavioral Flexibility
  • Results
  • Teamwork and Cooperation

Accountabilities:

  • Apply medical knowledge and skills to diagnose and prevention. Carry out outpatient and inpatient consultations, prescribing the necessary treatment respecting MSF protocols.
  • Keep the patient and/or his/her family informed about the illness and provide appropriate explanations about the treatment to follow, checking they have understood.
  • Follow up the evolution of the hospitalized/IDP patients, through daily visits , consultations and examinations, prescribing the necessary treatment following MSF protocols, deciding whether they can be discharged or transferred to
  • other departments – in collaboration with other doctors- and informing their family about the patient’s evolution.
  • Check and control the rational distribution of medicines and equipment under his/her responsibility and take care the quality, disinfection and sterilization of the medical material. Assure general compliance with standing hygiene standards.
  • Participate in the collection and analysis of epidemiological data, checking its validity and informing the line manager or project coordinator about any problem or complication of the patients illness, medical error and monitors the proper functioning of the department, equipment or material.
  • Ensure ongoing training of the medical/paramedical multidisciplinary team in order to optimize the quality of care.
  • Knows and ensures all MSF medical protocols are followed and implemented, checking universal precautions are followed at all times and reducing bio-hazard risks and improving infection control. Ensures professional confidentiality is respected.
  • Manage the team under his/her direct responsibility according to MSF HR policies and procedures, supervising their performance, organizing and scheduling shifts and rotations, directly participating in emergencies and on calls if necessary.
Sharing is Caring! Click on the Icons Below and Share


      Method of Application

All interested applicants should submit a CV, supporting documents (copies of diplomas…) and phone number

To: Administrator, MSF Tanzania, Nduta – please deposit CVs at MSF Offices, Kibondo – MM guesthouse or at Nduta camp CV box. Or the [email protected]

Please mark the envelope with PHARMACY SUPERVISOR

Deadline for the submission of Applications is 2 pm 03/09/2020.

! Only applications in English will be considered. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.






Dont Miss Latest Jobs In Tanzania. Subscribe Today. CLICK HERE





Apply for this Job