REPORT TO: Head of Department
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Obstetric and Gynecological services of the hospital
LIAISES WITH: Patients and their families, Physicians, Specialists, Nurses and Ancillary personnel,
Medical Administrator, Quality Coordinator, Heads of all departments and Staff.
Carries out obstetrician and gynecologic health care, both on an in-patient and out-patient basis, for those patients designated as being entitled to such care by.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Will perform professional duties as an obstetrician/gynecologist
Providing surgical care both in the operating room and in the O.P.D. for gynecologic and obstetric conditions for both emergency and planned procedures.
Covering the Delivery Room to include admitting patients, reviewing their history, planning a course of action, performing both spontaneous and operative deliveries, and interacting with midwives.
Covering the Emergency Service by promptly responding to calls for consultation.
Providing out-patient care in Clinics, when so assigned by the head of department.
Working evenings, nights, week-ends and holidays according to a schedule compiled by the head of department.
Doing and interpreting ultrasound examinations both in hospital and on an out-patient basis.
Interpreting fetal heart rate monitoring and taking appropriate action.
Carrying out formal and informal consultations from physicians from other departments.
Attending committee meetings when so assigned by the Head of department.
Interacting with patients' families to keep them informed of the patient's condition, changes in condition and plans.
Monitors clinical and other established indicators to ensure ongoing quality assurance.
Strictly observes organization’s medical regulations and policies especially those related to infection control, patient safety, patient assessment and patient care.
Carrying out other duties when requested by the Head of department.
Comply with all OSH and infection control policies, standards and procedures and cooperate with hospital management to comply those requirements
Work accordance with the documented OSH procedures and instructions, specific responsibilities
Be familiar with emergency and evacuation procedures
Notifying OSH Hazards, incidents, Near misses and issues and assistance with the preparation of risk assessments, incident reports
Comply with Waste management procedures and policies
Attend applicable OSH/Infection control training programs, mock drills and awareness programs
Use of appropriate personal protective equipment and safety systems
Qualifications QUALIFICATION, LICENSURE, EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SPECIAL SKILLS:
Graduation from an approved medical school plus internship.
Three years residency in General Surgery culminating in procuring a Postgraduate Master’s degree and/or equivalent Fellowships approved by HAAD.
Must have HAAD License to practice.
Three or more year’s exclusive practice of obstetrics and gynecology since certification.
An excellent command of written and oral English.
Basic knowledge of medical Arabic desirable
Must have a thorough knowledge of medical ethics.