Hamilton Lloyd And Associates Job Opening [2 Positions]

Posted on :

21 Feb, 2018

Category :

Vacancies in Nigeria

Hamilton Lloyd and Associates – Our client is a healthcare company headquartered in Port Harcourt. They are currently in need of suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: General Practitioner
Location
: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Job Summary

  • The General Practitioner shall provide high-quality medical care by examining patients and treating diseases.
  • He/she will also undertake tasks aiming for prevention and promotion of healthy habits.
  • The incumbent must be very knowledgeable in regards to diseases, epidemiology and other medical conditions and can interpret symptoms and diagnose conditions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine check-ups to patients to assess their health condition and discover possible issues
  • 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 their condition
  • Ask intuitive questions to discover causes of illness
  • Reach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and the patient’s medical history
  • Prescribe and interpret lab tests to obtain more information for underlying infections or abnormalities
  • 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 other physicians when needed (ophthalmologists, orthopedists, neurologists etc.)
  • Keep records of patients’ diseases, operations or other significant information (e.g. allergic episodes)
  • 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
  • Man Specification

    • Education: Doctor of Medicine degree (MD) and valid license to practice the profession
    • Experience: Minimum of 15 years’ work experience.
    • Proven experience as a General Practitioner
    • Proven experience as a physician
    • Strong understanding of examination methodologies and diagnostics
    • Excellent knowledge of infectious diseases, their symptoms and epidemiology
    • Broad knowledge of common medication, side effects and contraindications
    • In-depth knowledge of legal medical guidelines and medicine best practices
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Respect for patient’s confidentiality
    • Compassionate and approachable
    • Responsible and trustworthy

     

    Job Title: Chief Matron
    Location:
     Port Harcourt, Rivers
    Job Summary

    • The Chief Matron shall be responsible for the direction, organization and strategic planning of the nursing unit within a hospital or other healthcare facility.
    • He/she is involved in assessing, evaluating and setting nursing care standards and objectives for the organization.
    • In addition to overseeing the operations of the nursing unit, Chief Matron provide leadership and supervision to their direct reports, including nurse managers and the nursing staff.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Plan the staffing budget and recruitment
    • Ensure that nursing care meets regulatory standards
    • Review and approve nursing policies and procedures
    • Evaluate nursing staff performance
    • Collaborate with nursing staff, upper management and external agencies in the coordination of patient care
    • Train nursing management staff and coordinate educational programs for patients and their families
    • Facilitate meetings with medical staff from other departments
    • Ensure that nursing care medical services are meeting patient needs
    • Implement quality assurance systems
    • Develop new patient care programs

    Man Specification

    • Education: A Degree in Nursing.
    • Experience: Minimum of 15 years’ work experience.
    • Proven experience as a Chief Matron or relevant role

    Required Skills/Abilities:

    • Proven ability to manage and evaluate nursing staff
    • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
    • Proficiency in multi-tasking and handling stressful situations
    • Talent for negotiation and collaboration
    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: [email protected]kindly make the subject of the mail the job title.

    Application Deadline  28th February, 2018.

    Note: Only successful candidates will be contacted.


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