Pediatrician (For two months contract)

at International Medical Corps (IMC)
Location Dollo Ado at one of the refugee Camps, Ethiopia
Date Posted June 23, 2021
Category Health Care / Medical
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB

Description

  • ·         Conduct regular thorough examinations on newborns and young children to check and record their health and normal physical development.

    ·         Examine sick children to determine their condition and ask intuitive questions to gather information about symptoms.

    ·         Reach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and individual medical history.

    ·         Prescribe medications and give detailed instructions for administration.

    ·         Prescribe and interpret appropriate lab tests to gain more information for possible infections or abnormalities.

    ·         Prepare and administer vaccines according to the governmental vaccination plan.

    ·         Examine and treat injuries and refer the little patients to physicians of other disciplines when necessary (e.g. surgeons, ophthalmologists, orthopaedists etc.)

    ·         Advise parents on children's diet, exercise and disease preventive measures.

    ·         Keep updated records of patients' illnesses, surgeries or other medical episodes (allergic shocks, injuries etc.)

    ·         Keep abreast of advancements in pediatrics and best practices by attending seminars and conferences.

    Job Requirements

    Medical doctor degree

    Pediatrics specialization or ongoing specialization, with a minimum of two years’ professional experience in pediatrics

    Recent clinical experience (at least six months within the last 24 months)

    Proven experience as a Pediatrician.

    In depth knowledge of children epidemiology and infectious diseases.

    Up to speed knowledge of drugs/medication appropriate for children and their side effects.

    Familiarity with traditional and web-based prescription systems.

    Active listener, patient and calm.

    Outstanding diagnostic and problem solving abilities.

    Excellent communications skills

    Exquisite knowledge of diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation principles and techniques.

     

Applying Instructions

  • Interested applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their application letter and CV by clearly stating the position that you are applying for through www.ethiojobs.net On OR before June 27, 2021.

    Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Note: IMC is equal opportunity employer and hence candidate from all background: religion, ethnic group, qualified women and people living with disabilities, etc are all encouraged to apply.

    Note: IMC is equal opportunity employer and hence candidate from all background: religion, ethnic group, qualified women and people living with disabilities, etc are all encouraged to apply.

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