Consultant Hospitalist - Qatar
HMC currently manages 8 specialized hospitals: Hamad General Hospital, Rumailah Hospital, Womens Hospital, National Center for Cancer Care & Research, Al Khor Hospital, Heart Hospital, Al Wakra Hospital, Cuban Hospital as well as the national ambulance service, home healthcare services and the developing residential services. Facilities under development include Al Wakra Hospital, Childrens Hospital, the new Womens Hospital, a Skilled Nursing Facility and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. We are now recruiting a number of experienced Consultants, Acute/Internal Medicine to join our Hospital Medicine Programme. The ideal applicants will have excellent clinical expertise, highly developed and good communication expertise will be attuned politically in order to navigate across departments, and genuinely be able to operate as a team member. These are unique opportunities for skilled Internal Medicine Physicians, ideally with a background in Hospitalist medicine or Acute Medicine, to join HMC in newly created Consultant positions in an emerging specialty. Our vision is to develop a fully integrated high-quality care, seven day a week / 24 hour a day service for hospitalized patients. Its purpose is to improve flow from admission to discharge to ensure the best possible clinical outcomes for patients with the least complications through direct Consultant-Delivered care. The inpatient internal medicine consultant will evaluate patients who are considered for admission and decide whether to admit, refer to ambulatory care pathways, or assess and discharge. The Internist will integrate the recommendations of other physicians/ sub specialists who are involved in the care of the patient. The successful applicants will play an important role in establishing working practices and pathways based on best practices and evidence based medicine, with the ED, the Medical Intensive Care Unit, step down unit or high dependency care, and acute medical care. Special interests, subspecialty training and special talents and/or procedural skills are welcome and can be further developed and utilized for the care of the hospitalized patient. This is a great opportunity for experienced Consultants or Senior Consultants and the role will involve at least 60% clinical work, exclusively with in-patients. Applicants trained in the USA should be certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Additional ABIM Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine (FPHM) qualification is highly desirable. Applicants trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT in Acute Medicine or General Internal Medicine. Ideal candidate would have proven background in leading and improving Inpatient Quality. Perfect applicant would demonstrate evidence of his or her expertise to effectively deal with rapid change and varying responsibilities. In addition we ask that Senior Consultants have held a Consultant post for a min of 6 consecutive years and have teaching, research and administrative background. Why Join Us? Our successful participation in the health sector is largely dependent on the skills, competencies, and enthusiasm of our employees. We commit to developing our employees through training, educating and career advancement opportunities so they are enabled to support our vision of the future. You will be constantly learning. Your ideas will be welcomed in an atmosphere of collaboration and teamwork. Your individuality will be recognized. You will be encouraged to be yourself. With a diverse and multi-national workforce, HMC provides its employees with an exciting and rewarding career path. Offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes a tax-free salary, generous paid vacation leave, professional development opportunities and housing and transport allowances, HMC is committed to recruiting and retaining high caliber employees. The benefits outlined here are those that apply to Consultants: Tax-free salary Subsidized healthcare for you and your family End of service award Round-trip annual leave Business Class ticket per year to the country you were recruited from Housing allowance Furniture allowance Transport allowance 35"50 paid vacation days per year plus five days Eid holidays (right after the end of Ramadan month) and 5 more days Eid holidays (approx 9 weeks after the Ramadan Eid holidays) Emergency family leave Educational support for children Relocation support Country orientation Language skills support Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. We invite you to learn more about us and the exciting environment that is HMC.
February 13 on Get Physician Jobs