Cedarcrest Hospitals Limited Ongoing Available Job Recruitment- Apply Now!

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12 Oct, 2023

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Healthcare Jobs in Nigeria

Cedarcrest Hospitals Limited is a private multispecialty hospital group with Headquarters in Gudu, Abuja. The Hospital was established in 2008 with a vision to provide patient-centric proactive and reactive healthcare with excellence in quality, service, and access in all major cities of Nigeria and beyond. We are recruiting to fill the position below:





Job Title: Family Physician (Surgical)
Location: Kainji, Niger
Employment Type: Full-time


Purpose of the Role

  • The Family Physician who reports directly to the Head of Medicine, will be responsible for providing high-quality medical care by examining patients and treating diseases.
  • The incumbent will be responsible for patients’ routine check-ups as well as non-emergency medical situations that arise; and undertake tasks aimed for prevention and promotion of healthy habits.


Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine check-ups to patients to assess their health conditions and discover possible issues.
  • Take emergency calls, admit and manage inpatients as well as running outpatient clinic.
  • Give appropriate advice for healthy habits (diet, hygiene, etc.) and preventative actions to promote overall health.
  • Conduct examinations to ill patients and evaluate symptoms to determine patients’ conditions.
  • Ask intuitive questions to discover the causes of illness.
  • Reach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and the patient’s medical history.
  • Prescribe and interpret lab test results to obtain more information for underlying infections or abnormalities.
  • Do ward rounds for medical patients.
  • Perform any other additional tasks assigned to you.
  • Be responsible for personal career development and keeping abreast with the latest knowledge and research in your field.
  • Keep your medical practicing licenses current and your file updated with the HR office annually.
  • Understand and adhere to the reporting/escalation lines.
  • Prescribe medications or drugs and provide comprehensive instructions for administration.
  • Collaborate with other physicians, physician assistants, and nurses to form a high-performing medical team.
  • Examine and provide treatments to injuries and refer patients to specialists where needed (ophthalmologist, orthopaedist, neurologist, etc.).
  • Keep records of patients’ diseases, operations, or other significant information (e.g., allergic episodes) on Helium plus.
  • Make use of patient health data in medical analysis.
  • Cultivate a climate of trust and compassion for patients.
  • Remain up-to-speed with developments and best practices in medicine by attending conferences and seminars.



  • This role reports to the Head of Medicine.


Education, Certification, and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor of Medicine (MBBS) registered with MDCN with a valid practicing license.
  • Must have a Post Graduate / Residency qualification in Family Medicine.
  • Respect for patient confidentiality.
  • Compassionate and approachable.
  • Valid and active medical license.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Must have Surgical Skills.
  • Proven experience as a Family Physician.
  • Strong understanding of examination methodologies and diagnostics.
  • Excellent knowledge of infectious diseases, their symptoms, and epidemiology.
  • In-depth knowledge of legal medical guidelines and medical best practices.
  • Excellent communicator who can empathize with patients.
  • Excellent quantitative skills.


N1,000,000 Monthly.


To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Application Deadline: 22nd October, 2023.

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