Friday, 17 January 2014

Gastroenterologist Job at American Hospital Dubai

Job Title: Gastroenterologist
Job Location: Dubai
Company/Employer: American Hospital Dubai
Job Type: Full Time

About Us
The American Hospital Dubai is an acute care, general medical/surgical hospital whose mission is to provide high quality American standard healthcare that meets the needs and exceeds the expectations of the people of Dubai, the UAE and the surrounding Gulf States.

The American Hospital Dubai was therefore planned, designed, built and equipped to meet American standards of healthcare. We operate to these standards, every day, in everything we do.

• North American Board Certification or equivalent western Board Certification with post 3 years experience after completion of the Boards at Consultant Level.
• 4 Years of Undergraduate Study
• Minimum of 3 years Medical School

Job Duties:
• Analyze records, reports, test results, or examination information to diagnose medical condition of patient.
• Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results.
• Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
• Make diagnoses when different illnesses occur together or in situations where the diagnosis may be obscure.
• Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
• Prescribe or administer medication, therapy, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
• Refer patient to medical specialist or other practitioner when necessary.
• Advise patients and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention.
• Manage and treat common health problems, such as infections, influenza and pneumonia, as well as serious, chronic, and complex illnesses, in adolescents, adults, and the elderly.
• Treat internal disorders, such as hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, and problems of the lung, brain, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract.
• Provide and manage long-term, comprehensive medical care, including diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases, for adult patients in an office or hospital.
• Advise surgeon of a patient's risk status and recommend appropriate intervention to minimize risk.
• Immunize patients to protect them from preventable diseases.
• Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, students, assistants, specialists, therapists, and other medical staff.
• Provide consulting services to other doctors caring for patients with special or difficult problems.
• Plan, implement, or administer health programs in hospitals, businesses, or communities for prevention and treatment of injuries or illnesses.
• Prepare government or organizational reports on birth, death, and disease statistics, workforce evaluations, or the medical status of individuals.
• Conduct research to develop or test medications, treatments, or procedures to prevent or control disease or injury.
• Operate on patients to remove, repair, or improve functioning of diseased or injured body parts and systems.

We offer an attractive salary and benefits package which includes generous leave time, free hospital accommodation, medical insurance, airline tickets, and end of service payment.

Deadline: 31/01/2013

How to Apply:
Send your CV to Medical Director, American Hospital, PO Box 5566, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
E-mail :
Note: Due to the volume of response, please be advised that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.