Dammam / Riyadh
Working as a specialist under the supervision of the Surgical Consultant. Follow up all hospital administrative and medical policies and procedures. Any other assignment given by the Supervisor or the Management.
The specialist follows up all cases admitted from O.P.D. clinics and E.R. (G. Surgery, Thoracic as required). He follows all tests results and inform the Consultant concerned about any abnormal result. He joins the consultant in the ward rounds as per schedule. Includes pre-operative care of the General Surgery, Thoracic (when necessary) patients. He responds to all calls by Nursing staff to see any patient under any one of the above mentioned sub-specialities; he deals with the problems or call the consultant on-call. He performs two ward rounds a day, one in the morning with the Consultant and one in the afternoon with the Consultant or on his own if the consultant is busy in his clinic or O.R. He does dressing to all patients according to the schedule. Under certain circumstances, he may be asked to see patients in the O.P.D. clinic. The Surgical Resident is on-call for patients who attend to the E.R., when he is called by the E.R. physician to do so. When they have a frank surgical problem or a post operative follow-up. E.R. patients sometimes after been examined by the E.R. physicians are seen by the Surgical Resident regarding their surgical problems to provide both Outpatient or Inpatient management under the supervision and guidance of the Consultant Surgeon on-call. Attends Continuing Education, Infection Control and Performance Improvement programs to keep updated with the current practices.
MBBCh and Master degree in Surgery. Current license.
Two years experience as Specialist Surgery in a reputed hospital.