Attend to walk in and referred obstetrics and gynecology patients both out and in patient.
Offering obstetrics and gynecology consultancy.
Oversee the obstetrics and gynecology department and run the gynecology and obstetrics Clinics.
Provision of superior diagnostic, preventative, and interventional medical care. Undertake all required patient care activities; emergency medical procedures, ward rounds and communicating to patients.
Accurate and clear documentation of patient history, physical examination, investigations, and management.
Provide clarity of investigations to be carried out and interpretation of the results and ensure update to the patients and the next of kin.
Facilitates patient admissions, necessary consents, and discharges.
Counsel clients on treatment and compliance to treatment (patient and family) while ensuring their participation in decision making in their management.
Carry out procedures and surgical interventions (obstetric & gynecological) while ensuring high quality of care/services and safety of patients.
Work with other specialties for multi-disciplinary patient care.
Participate in morbidity and mortality meetings as required.
Participation in incident reporting, root cause analysis and the Hospital Quality Improvement activities.
Participation in timely ward rounds and patient reviews.
Facilitate CME and mentorship to colleagues for capacity building and quality improvement.
Ensure patient satisfaction through quality of care, communication, feedback, and escalation through the standardized tool for patient satisfaction measurement and demonstrate follow-up and improvement.
Conduct family conferences on need basis.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Post Graduate Degree in Obstetrics & Gynecology from a recognized institution.
MBChB or its equivalent holding a valid practicing license and retention certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board.
Valid certification in at least either ATLS/ACLS/ or-BLS certification as applicable.
Sound Clinical knowledge.
Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a busy hospital.
Be able to mobilize and lead response to a patient in a pre- arrest or arrest state, activate the Emergency Response Team and actively participate in techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation accurately and effectively.
Good communication (written and verbal) skills, including well developed presentation skills.
Ability to operate equipment used in care delivery.
Knowledge of the wide range of medications used in Casualty.
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