Consultant Emergency Medicine

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Emergency Medicine
Job Description: 

The Emergency Department is based within Hamad General Hospital, which has one of the busiest emergency departments in the world, with over, patient attendances each year. 
HMC’s vision is to be distinguished as the leading center for emergency medical care in the Gulf region, through introduction of new services and improvement of existing provision to ensure the highest quality of patient care for the increasing number of clients requiring our services. 
The clinical service benefits from state of the art equipment used for better and faster treatment of a variety of emergency patients. The Emergency Department at Hamad General has thirteen distinct clinical areas including a “See and Treat” area, introduced in to provide care for less seriously ill patients, short stay units, urgent care areas, resuscitation and trauma rooms.
This model has resulted in better streaming of patients and reduced congestion in the department and throughout the hospital.
Application for level one trauma center status, accredited by the American College of Surgeons, is in process. There are currently nurses and doctors on staff, along with fellows and residents
We are constructing a new Trauma and Emergency Department, a three-fold expansion of the existing Emergency Department, which will cater for the widest range of illnesses and injuries, with a focus on patients presenting with life-threatening medical needs.
One special facility, incorporated within the new building, will be a state-of-the-art, multi-place hyperbaric chamber which will provide emergency medical treatment to those involved in diving accidents. This chamber will also offer improved access to oxygen therapy for patients with a variety of medical conditions.
For rapid transfer of emergency patients, this new building will be directly linked to a newly constructed operating theater facility at Hamad General Hospital

Job Requirements: 
  • Residency/Fellowship Program Accredited by Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) or its predecessor Specialist Training Authority (STA, 1996-2005)
  • Certification of Completion of Specialist Training and Fellowship from the relevant Royal College
  • Physicians who have completed a foundation program and residency training in the UK and have obtained the certificate of completion of training (CCT) are eligible for consideration after six month clinical experience after residency program
Job Benefits: 
  • High salary 
  • Free company provided accomodation
  • Transportation allowance
  • 40-50 days annual leave
  • Education allowance for up to 3 children
  • Business class tickets for the whole family up to 3 children
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