Medical Doctor

Location: Lebanon , Akkar
Deadline : February 15, 2017



We are is looking for a Medical Doctor for project of medical mobile primary health care services for Syrian refugees living predominantly in Informal Tented Settlements in Akkar District. The geographical outreach for medical mobile clinic In Akkar is situated precisely within the catchment area of partnering health facilities and it is covering selected Informal Tented Settlements (ITS). All project activities are focusing on improving the access, provision and quality of health care services for Syrian refugees.


POSITION OVERVIEW

The Medical Doctor will be directly responsible for providing medical care and other medical and primary health care services during the mobile clinic outreach for Syrian population living in informal tented settlements within the medical mobile outreach. He/she is responsible for the daily medical consultations, clinical assessment and the prescription of treatment for all patients attending the mobile clinic, referral of chronic and complicated cases to the specialized health services available in the area or in other partnering health facilities accordingly.


MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION

- Medical consultation for common acute illnesses and dispensing acute medications.

- Provide diagnosis and counseling to each patient and determining follow up care if needed.

- Treatment of uncomplicated infectious diseases (watery diarrhea, dysentery and STI etc.).

- Identify potentials of communicable disease outbreaks.

- Medical consultation for chronic diseases, initial treatment if needed and referral to PHC centers for chronic medications, regular follow-up and laboratory investigations.

- Health promotion on health services available in the PHC centers and hospitals.

- Stabilization services of emergency health conditions and immediate referrals to nearest PHC centers or hospitals after stabilization.

- Participate actively in the monitoring and the reporting of medical activities (correctly fill in patient files, forms, statistics, reports).

- Awareness and knowledge of referral options and pathways.



REQUIREMENTS

Qualified Medical Doctor (License to work as MD is required)

Experience 2-3 years

Experience working with refugees is helpful

High Motivation for challenging and complex task and good common sense

Strong skills in communication, mediation and cooperation

Ability to cope with difficult security context and challenging environment

Ability to work as part of a team and participate in all activities of the MMU

Ability and willingness to work in a multi-cultural environment

Flexibility, reliability


Experience required:
2 to 3 years Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: Qualified Medical Doctor (License to work as MD is required)

LANGUAGES
Arabic: Fluent English: Good French:


How To Apply:

Send their CV that includes their former education, qualification, and work experiences, together with contact number to the email address xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxx.com
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