Thursday, 16 January 2014

Neurologist Job Vacancy in Dubai

Job Title: Neurologist
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.
• Bachelor's degree is typically standard; Pediatricians must also earn a doctorate medical degree

Job Duties:
• Participate in neuroscience research activities.
• Provide training to medical students or staff members.
• Participate in continuing education activities to maintain and expand competence.
• Supervise medical technicians in the performance of neurological diagnostic or therapeutic activities.
• Counsel patients or others on the background of neurological disorders including risk factors, or genetic or environmental concerns.
• Interpret the results of neuroimaging studies such as Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT), and Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans.
• Refer patients to other health care practitioners as necessary.
• Advise other physicians on the treatment of neurological problems.
• Prescribe or administer medications, such as anti-epileptic drugs, and monitor patients for behavioral and cognitive side effects.
• Prescribe or administer treatments such as transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, and deep brain stimulation.
• Prepare, maintain, or review records that include patients' histories, neurological examination findings, treatment plans, or outcomes.
• Order or interpret results of laboratory analyses of patients' blood or cerebrospinal fluid.
• Determine brain death using accepted tests and procedures.
• Communicate with other health care professionals regarding patients' conditions and care.
• Perform specialized treatments in areas such as sleep disorders, neuroimmunology, neuro-oncology, behavioral neurology, and neurogenetics.

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: 30/01/2013

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.