Dammam / Riyadh
Undergoing Rheumatology and Rehabilitation clinic. Supervising the physiotherapy department and the therapists. Cooperation with the management for the development of the unit. Any other assignment given by the Chief Medical Officer or the Management.
Assigning patients to therapists. Arranging for daily and monthly censuses. Connection with other units such as finance, administration, other departments, etc. Arranging annual vacations according to work needs. Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Out-patient clinic. Doing Rheumatology and Rehabilitation consultations for the in-patients. Prescribing the physical therapy procedures for the referred cases from other clinics. Doing Electrodiagnosis and nerve conduction velocity studies and strength duraton curve for nerves and muscles. Cooperation with other units in some special sophisticated rehabilitation programs. Supervising weight control section and other activities. Designing and constructing simple orthetic devices and splints for handicapped and chronic deformating problems in Rh, Neurological, and Orthopedic cases according to the facilities available. Admitting patient under his supervision. Up-dating training to assigned staff, participate in hospital Continuous Education, Safety, Infection Control, and Performance Improvement programs to keep updated with the current practices. Helping management for the future planning for the development of the department. Putting suggestions about the needs from the equipments, personnel, places and advertising program according to the progress of the department and the future plan. Evaluation of the therapist annually. Evaluation of the efficiency of equipments. The ability to lead and manage the department and to have good productive relationship with other departments and units of the hospital.
Should be a member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) with Sub-speciality of Rheumatology in UK/Europe or equivalent from a Western Country or MD. Current license.
Minimum five years experience as a Consultant Rheumatologist in a reputed hospital.