Job Title: Anaesthesiologist
Employer: Dodoma Christian Medical Centre Trust (DCMC Trust)
Duty Station: Dodoma
Application Deadline: 4th Nov 2013
Qualifications and Experience:
• A degree in Medicine with specialization in Anaesthesia and registered with the relevant authorities.
• At least two years' experience in the same position
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Administer anesthetic or sedation during medical procedures Confer with other medical professionals to determine type and method of anesthetic or sedation to render patient insensible to pain.
• Coordinate administration of anesthetics with surgeons during operation.
• Decide when patients have recovered or stabilized enough to be sent to another room or ward or to be sent home following outpatient surgery.
• Examine patient, obtain medical history and use diagnostic tests to determine risk during surgical, obstetrical, and other medical procedures.
• Monitor patient before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or complications.
• Record type and amount of anesthesia and patient condition throughout procedure
• Implement regional anesthesia technique if appropriate. Administer induction drugs, maintain and adjust appropriate anesthetic depth, manage additional treatment and deliver continuous anesthesia care and monitoring into and during the postoperative recovery phase.
• Coordinate and direct work of nurses, medical technicians and other health care providers.
• Evaluate life-threatening situations, such as cardiac arrest, and treat with protocols established
• Perform anesthetic functions in intensive care units, pain clinics, and other settings, as appropriate.
• Manage anesthesiological services, coordinating them with other medical activities and formulating plans and procedures
• Schedule and maintain use of surgical suite, including operating, wash-up, waiting rooms and anesthetic and sterilizing equipment. Carry any other duties as may be assigned by chief of medical services
How to Apply:
Send a letter of application, copies of your academic certificates and a detailed CV with at least three referees
Via postal address to:
Executive Medical Officer
Dodoma Christian Medical Centre Trust