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Clinical Officer – Anesthesia

Beit CURE Hospital

This is a Full-time position in Lusaka posted 22/09/2021.

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# Job Description


Beit CURE Hospital is a children’s charity hospital founded by a Christian
Mission Organization, CURE International. We specialize in the surgical
treatment of disabilities in Orthopedics and ENT. Position Details:

Clinical Officer-Anesthesia

Reports to: Head of Anesthesia

Location: Lusaka

Purpose of the Role:

–>To provide high quality clinical care to patients of Beit CURE Hospital.
–>Key skill requirements / competencies

Clinical Responsibilities

–>Use intravenous, local, caudal or spinal methods to administer sedation or pain medications during surgical and other medical procedures
–>Supervise patients and monitor their pain medications before, during and after surgery
–>Offset adverse complications or reactions; record amount and type of anesthesia as well as the patients’ conditions throughout procedures
–>Determine risk during medical procedures by taking medical histories, examining patients and ordering diagnostic procedures like x-rays and laboratory tests; discuss with other professionals about the method and type of anesthetic to make patients numb to pain
–>Provide and sustain airway and life support during emergency surgery
–>Manage anesthetic services and coordinate with other professionals to formulate procedures and plans; direct the duties of medical technicians, nurses and other healthcare support staff
–>Able to operate Theatre equipment
–>Clerking, diagnosing and treating of patients
–>To provide quality medical care under the supervision and direction of Consultants
–>Contribute to quality patient care by participation in case planning
–>Attend ward rounds and conduct day to day review of patients
–>To ensure comprehensive, accurate and concise medical records are maintained for patients with an appropriate signed and dated legible entry in the patient’s medical record on every attendance upon a patient.
–>Follow the instructions of consultants for their specific regime for each individual patient.
–>Competent in pre- and post-operative management of surgical patients.
–>To provide assistance with surgical procedures as directed by the Consultant to which assigned
–>To be completely familiar with emergency equipment and procedures
–>Maintain good communications with all areas and disciplines within the health service and with local medical facilities to ensure the smooth and effective operation of the hospital
–>Participate in clinical audit and quality programs as appropriate
–>To be “on-call” or participate in shift rosters
–>Should be skilled in general and regional anesthetic techniques
–>Respect patients’ rights and uphold patient confidentiality
–>Undertakes other duties when and as required

Administrative Responsibilities

–>Manage the administrative requirements of the hospital and patient care including ensuring medico-legal correspondence are completed with minimal delay
–>Be aware of and adhere to all Beit CURE Hospital policies and procedures
Follow medical ethics according to the Health professions Council of Zambia
guidelines and regulations

Job Skills & Qualification Requirements:

–>Full Grade 12 Certificate.
–>Diploma in Clinical Medicine and/or advanced Diploma in clinical anesthesia
–>Minimum of 3 years’ experience as Clinical Officer Anesthetist.
–>HPCZ Full Registration
–>Skilled at intubation and ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia
–>To participate in clinical meetings that are undertaken by the clinical unit where stationed
–>To participate in continual professional improvement and medical Programs

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* All Applications to be submitted via email to: ****
* Indicate position applied for in the subject matter failure to which may disadvantage you to be shortlisted.

* Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

**Address:** The Human Resources and Administration Manager

Beit CURE International Hospital

Box 36961

Plot No. 34872a Great North Road, Lusaka

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