HR Leverage Africa
HR Leverage Africa – Our client, a prestigious Hospital based in Abuja, is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Consultant Anesthetist
- Administering pain relief before, during, and after medical procedures.
- Monitoring patients’ vital signs during procedures.
- Supervising anesthesia assistants and certified registered nurse anesthetists.
- Approving general, sedative, regional, or local anesthetics.
- Informing patients of risks associated with anesthesia.
- Complying with medical and hospital procedure policy
- Use intravenous, local, caudal or spinal methods to administer sedation or pain medications during surgical and other medical procedures.
- Supervise patients and monitor their pain medications before, during and after surgery; offset adverse complications or reactions; record amount and type of anesthesia as well as the patients’ conditions throughout procedures.
- Determine risk during medical procedures by taking medical histories, examining patients and ordering diagnostic procedures like x-rays and laboratory tests; discuss with other healthcare professionals about the method and type of anesthetic to make patients numb to pain.
- Provide and sustain airway management and life support during emergency surgery
- Monitor patients post-surgery and determine when they are stabilized enough to move to another room or go home
- Manage anesthesiological services and coordinate with other professionals to formulate procedures and plans; direct the duties of medical technicians, nurses and other healthcare support staff
- Educate patients and families on post-procedure care and possible complications; instruct on different ways to prevent disease and improve health
- Compiling daily, weekly, monthly reports.
- Any other duty assigned by management
- MBBS Degree with either FMCA or FWACS
- Board certified in anesthesiology
- Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Application Closing Date
24th January, 2020.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: Abuja@HRLeverageafrica.com using “Consultant Anesthetist” as the subject of the email.