General Practitioner / Head of Clinical Services at Anadach Consulting Limited

    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    Location: Victoria Island, Lagos

    Reports to: The Chief Medical Director

    The Role

    • The General Practitioner will be responsible for providing primary contact and continuous care toward the management of patients’ health and will be expected to assess and treat a wide range of conditions, ailments, and injuries.
    • Also, s/he will be expected to lead and manage the clinical services (including several physicians, nurses and other health care professionals) and will report directly to the Chief Medical Director.
    • She/he will contribute to building patient base of regular, long-term visitors.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Must possess exceptional professional skills and knowledge to provide a high standard of primary and continuing medical care to patients
    • Respond to patients’ medical/health problems by referring to their history and carrying out diagnosis, investigation, treatment, and referral as appropriate.
    • Discuss side-effects, best conditions for use, and possible interactions of medication
    • Contribute to the delivery of high-quality patient-centered care that addresses health needs and promotes wellness.
    • Provide health education as required to promote wellness and adequate chronic disease management
    • Supervise and train nurses and other medical professionals
    • Participate in research studies commissioned by the hospital board

    Qualifications and experience

    • Must possess a Medical Degree (MBBS or equivalent) registerable with the Nigerian Medical and Dental Council
    • Post-graduate training in general practice or internal medicine/or significant experience in general practice in a reputable organization
    • Candidate must possess current practicing license
    • International training or experience with high quality health systems is desirable

    Essential competencies and attributes:

    • Clinical competence and a commitment to life-long learning
    • Commitment to safety and quality of care
    • Interested in contributing to the growth of the business and taking on increasing responsibilities as required
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Strong team player with proven organizational and administrative skills
    • Strong Leadership skills
    • Active listening skills
    • Conversant with technology (experience with/or willingly to learn to use electronic medical records)
    • Non-judgmental, flexible, creative, patient and tolerant

    Our client offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including:

    • Competitive salary with productivity incentives
    • Health insurance
    • Pension Plan
    • Potential for relocation assistance
    • Opportunities for future partnership
    • Stability in an organization with over a decade of healthcare industry experience and has an excellent clinical reputation in the region
    • Opportunities to participate alongside other physicians in quality improvement initiatives and be a key member of a new hospital system

    Method of Application

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

    Note: Candidates will be assessed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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