Job Summary :
The Attending Physician - Internal / Acute Care Medicine is responsible for the delivery of high quality evidence-based care;
effective and efficient diagnosing, managing and treating all patients placed under the role holder’s care. The Attending Physician -
Internal / Acute Care Medicine makes recommendations, orders appropriate therapeutics and diagnostics as per the patient’s diagnosed condition.
The Attending Physician - Internal / Acute Care Medicine is also responsible for providing guidance to less experienced collegues.
Key role accountabilities :
Responsible for the delivery of high quality evidence-based care and services within specialty area.
Conducts Ward rounds, reassesses inpatients and / or outpatients on a regular basis, in line with established best practice.
Regularly reviews results of all investigations and modifies treatment as required.
Provides clinical excellence by effective and efficient diagnoses, manages, and treats all patients placed under post holder’s care.
Delivers safe, effective, and holistic clinical services within accepted standards of care.
Accurately documents all relevant clinical information in a clear and timely fashion in accordance with established procedures.
Supports, implements, and follows all hospital, departmental and divisional initiatives, policies and procedures.
Liaises with colleagues, Allied Health staff, nursing, administrative and support services staff for additional input as required.
Complies with all hospital polices regarding admissions, consultations, daily patient care, surgical procedures, discharge protocols, outpatient and follow up practices.
Practices appropriate utilization of the organization’s resources.
Demonstrates an active interest in educating and fostering future academic leaders nationally and internationally through active participation in education initiatives.
Demonstrates an active interest and involvement in research by initiating innovative clinical or research outcomes or collaborating on research projects to support the Sidra vision.
Demonstrates commitment to Continued Medical Education (CME).
Keeps abreast of the current, relevant literature and the latest trends and technologies in the industry.
Performs other clinical responsibilities as assigned.
Adheres to Sidra’s standards as they appear in the Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest policies.
Qualifications, experience and skills :
MD or equivalent qualifications (MBBCS & MBBch)
Completion of residency program with specialty experience or training from an accredited Western Board.
2+ years of post-certification / residency in clinical care or education in the relevant field from a North American Academic / Health care Institution or equivalent in UK, Republic of Ireland, or other European Countries with accredited and recognized board, Australia and New Zealand.
Research or Education experience.
Valid professional License in the country of origin or country of practice in the specialty area