Senior Medical Officer (Nephrology/Urology), Kidney & Bladder Service Line
Aga Khan University
Karachi, Pakistan
3d ago

Job description

Aga Khan University Hospital invite applications for the position of Senior Medical Officer (Nephrology / Urology), Kidney & Bladder Service Line.


You will be responsible to :

  • work closely with Nephrology and Urology residents, instructor and consultants
  • assist consultants in the clinic for patient assessment, medical history and procedures
  • receive admitted patients from clinics and ER and perform diagnostic workup
  • manage patients in wards and special care units
  • conduct ward rounds and carrying out consultant’s instructions and round orders regarding patient care
  • perform pre-operative assessment and coordinate with primary teams for consistent high quality patient care
  • display effective and relevant documentation with quality record keeping of clinical notes, progress notes, and discharge summaries as indicated
  • perform nephrology and urology specific bedside procedure as for rights allowed by the institution
  • demonstrate effective communication skills to avoid mishaps, delays, and lapse in patient care
  • display good sense of understanding and work relationship with entire Service Line, physician, nursing and paramedical staff
  • ensure that patients are given correct post-operative medications / instructions with clear explanation of health care needs
  • provide coverage in inpatient
  • remain updated and follow the care related policies of the institution, along with best practice guidelines including infection control practices
  • assist Service Line Management in clinical and quality projects
  • perform night call or flexible duties as assigned
  • work with the primary team and the hospitalist
  • timely follow all consults given to other teams and consults received by other teams.
  • You should have :

  • an MBBS degree with at least 4-5 years of experience / FCPS with 4-5 years of experience in Nephrology / Urology will be preferred
  • a valid license from Pakistan Medical & Dental College (PMDC)
  • good communication and interpersonal skills
  • willingness to work in shift duties.
  • To Apply

    Applications should be submitted latest by March 31, 2019

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