Medical Doctor

Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 925
Date Posted:Aug 5, 2022
Reference:IRW-221-2022
Closing Date:Aug 13, 2022
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Health Care
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:3 - 5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Islamic Relief Worldwide:

Founded: 1992

Islamic Relief Worldwide – Afghanistan Country Office (IRW) is an international non-profitable Non-governmental humanitarian relief organization with its headquarter in UK-Birmingham. It enjoys consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. It is a signatory to the Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Moments and NGOs in Disaster Relief. IRA started its humanitarian activities for Afghan Refugees in Pakistan and Afghan people inside since then; IRA continued assisting in emergency relief, food security, women empowerment, girl education, orphan sponsorship, health, emergency education, shelter, Ramadan, and Qurbani programs.

Job Summary:

Under the Direct Supervision of Project Coordinator, the Incumbent will perform the following Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The MD is the main lead of the mobile health team in the province.
  • The MD will be responsible for screening, and treatment of the children with heath needs and patients of the project.
  • The MD will conduct visits to the field on a regular basis as scheduled to provide treatment to the target beneficiaries of the project.
  • The MD will provide prescriptions to the patients and advise and educate the patient about the doses and possible side effects of the drugs to the patient.
  • The MD will be responsible to triaged complicated and chronic patients to public healthcare providers.
  • He/she will also be responsible for providing a formal referral sheet to the referred patients, so they are accepted in those healthcare facilities.
  • The position will be responsible to coordinate and agree on a referral mechanism with IRA and secondary or tertiary healthcare providers in the province.
  • Patient registration in the log as per their date of visit and check-up by the mobile health team.
  • Providing monthly medicine consumption report to the project coordinator
  • Track the in and out inventory of the medicine and other disposables in the project.
  • Providing the HMIS and other donor and organizational reporting of the project on timely bases.
  • Works collaboratively and effectively within a team, to increase the community awareness on the importance of prevention from communicable and non-communicable diseases including COVID-19
  • Facilitates communication and coordinate services between provincial team and faith leaders (IMAMS), community leaders, women leaders and youths.
  • Perform any other task assigned or required.

Job Requirement:

Education:

Medical Degree from Recognized Medical University

Experience:

Minimum 3-5 years’ work experience, particularly in the field of health and patient treatment with INGO, Public Hospitals, or other prominent organization

Experience in staff management, public outreach/ counseling, community mobilization, coordination with stakeholders.

Strong Command on Pashto/Dari

Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-ethnic team and take on diverse tasks.

Working experience in the targeted provinces and familiar with concerned community, geography and culture.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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