Posts Tagged ‘Medical Officer Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Full Time – Medical Officer

Posted on: March 1st, 2017 by Ghana Jobs

{Danpong Group,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,10 Mar-2017};

Main Purpose

The Job Holder will be responsible for ensuring that patients receive consistent and comprehensive clinical care as well as supervising and training staff including auxiliary support personnel of the Danpong Clinic.

Main Responsibilities

•   Supervising medical assistants, nurses and auxiliary support personnel involved in the planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care services throughout the facility
•   Ensuring highly consistent quality health delivery in a cost effective manner.
•   Providing diagnosis, treatment and referral of patients when appropriate
•   Developing individualized care plans for the patients in close discussion with them and their care givers in order to reduce in-patient care.
•   Following up patients through acute clinical treatment with the aim of facilitating early recovery.
•   Ensuring that all patients referred to the clinic receive robust and holistic management.
•   Undertaking reviews of patients’ medications and adjusting therapy as required
•   Regularly monitoring/reviewing patients and acting promptly should the patient’s condition deteriorate.
•   Liaising closely with the key stakeholders at all times to advise and co-ordinate provision of effective healthcare
•   Communicating information to patients, and care assistants in an understandable form to ensure their co-operation in treatment
•   Maintaining accurate and contemporaneous documentation both electronic and paper to ensure timely and effective communication
•   Ensuring patient confidentiality and protection of patient information.
•   Dealing responsibly with challenging situations and consequences in accordance with professional ethics.

Qualification Required & Experience

Education: MB. ChB from a recognized University and a registered member of the Medical and Dental Council of Ghana

Additional Requirements

•   Must possess professional demeanor
•   Have the ability to maintain confidentiality
•   Must possess strong communication skills
•   Must have a courteous Attitude
•   Understanding of medical terminologies and calculations

Work Experience

•   Minimum of two years working experience in a related position.

Deliverables

•   Monthly Departmental Report, outlining productivity, personnel training, operations and challenges (if any)
•   Monthly Supply/Procurement Report

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly forward your application and curriculum vitae to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 10 March, 2017

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer

Posted on: December 31st, 2015 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time, GH, N/A, N/A,29 Jan-2016};

An Accredited Hospital In Accra is seeking to appoint a qualified:- Medical Officer

Key Responsibilities

•   Provide Medical Services for varied clients including international companies and organizations
•   Daily OPD Clinics
•   Medical Referrals Services
•   In-Patient Services
•   Minor Surgical Procedures
•   Support HIV / TV Programs
•   Documents all relevant clinical information legibly, concisely and accurately.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly forward applications with detailed CV to:

The Human Resource Manager
The Hospital
P.O.Box 8203
Accra-North

Closing Date: 29 January, 2016

Job Vacancy For Resident Medical Officer At Graphic Communications Group Ltd

Posted on: June 9th, 2015 by Ghana Jobs

{Graphic Communications Group Ltd,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Jun-2015};

We are looking for a dynamic and results oriented individual who will provide medical care for employees and their dependents within the framework of budgetary provisions, company policies, work procedures, medical ethics and overall business development strategy of GCGL

Key Accountabilities

•   Provide medical care to staff and dependents ensuring that the service is efficient and cost effective
•   Compile monthly report and the disease pattern as presented by the attendees to the clinic to facilitate planning for drug purchases and any remedial action that needs to be taken
•   Vet prescriptions and medical claims from outside the clinic by staff and dependents and endorse for payment to safeguard the abuse of the company’s medical scheme
•   Co-ordinate medical care for staff in the regions and manage outsource relationships with pharmacies and hospitals
•   Provide occupational health services to staff
•   Organise annual medical screening for staff, discuss and disseminate results to staff and present a report to management
•   Compile annual reports and provide strategic directions to improve the health of staff and dependents
•   Support annaual Corporate social responsibility programmes
•   Provide preventive health services to staff and dependents
•   Administer the clinic and ensure that the human and material capabilities are put to the best use of the company

Experience / Skills / Competencies required

•   Must be a team player with a high sense of commitment and honesty
•   Must possess good communication and interpersonal skills
•   Ability to work under minimum supervision and under pressure
•   Proven ability to manage people and resources and be able to relate to staff and dependents
•   Possess good medical diagnostic abilities
•   Good and effective leadership and managerial skills

Qualification Required & Experience

•   An MB ChB Degree from an accredited Medical School
•   Five (5) years post qualification relevant experience gained from working in a dynamic environment
•   A postgraduate training in Family Medicine, Public Health or Occupational health would be an advantage

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

If you wish to apply, Please send a detailed CV together with a covering letter and contact telephone number to:-

The Acting Director, HR & Administration
Graphic Communications Group Ltd.
P.O. Box GP 742
Accra

Alternatively, you may email your application to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 19 June, 2015

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer At Baptist Medical Centre (Nalerigu, Northern Region)

Posted on: April 9th, 2015 by Ghana Jobs

{Baptist Medical Centre,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Apr-2015};

Qualification Required & Experience

•   MB Ch.B, BDS/MB BS or its equivalent from a recognized Institution plus
•   Permanent Certification of Registration with the Medical and Dental Council; Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Experience:

•   Must have completed two years Housemanship in an accredited institution and must have passed interview with the employing facility
•   Must have been signed off by the Supervising Specialists
•   Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team environment

Knowledge:

•   Knowledge of GHS Patients’ Charter
•   Knowledge and understanding of the CHAG administrative set up and policies
•   Knowledge of Health and Safety
•   Knowledge and understanding of quality assurance issues
•   Knowledge of relevant clinical Protocols
•   General Knowledge in health related issues

Skills and Abilities:

Essential:

•   Basic surgical skills
•   Basic life support/resuscitation skills
•   Excellent interpersonal skills
•   Supervisory skills
•   Analytical skills and problem solving skill
•   Ability to demonstrate and participate in effective team work
•   Ability to relate to people from differing backgrounds
•   A working knowledge in basic computer application
•   Ability to work under pressure
•   Ability to initiate and maintain clear, concise documentation
•   Ability to use own initiative
•   Ability to prioritise activities and react quickly to changes in requirements

Desirable: Advanced life support/ resuscitation skills

Personal / Attributes:

•   Adaptable, imaginative, innovative, enthusiastic and a sense of humour
•   Self Discipline

Location: Nalerigu, Northern Region

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should send their CV on line to:

[email protected]

And CV, Copies of Certificates and SEALED Testimonials from 2 referees to:

The Secretary,
Med Search, Baptist House,
P. 0. Box AN 19909,
Accra-North

For further info: call 0506-440131

Very attractive yet negotiable service conditions available

Closing Date: 09 May, 2015

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer At Jubail Specialist Hospital (Tema)

Posted on: February 2nd, 2015 by Ghana Jobs

{Jubail Specialist Hospital,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,28 Feb-2015};

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Permanent registration with Ghana Medical and Dental Council
•   At least 2 years post qualification experience
•   Must have an interest in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Location: Tema

How To Apply For The Job

Apply directly with detailed C.V., application letter and relevant documents to:

[email protected]

or post to

The Medical Director
P. O. Box CO 1640.
Tema

or submit in person to:-

Jubail Specialist Hospital,
Pentecost – Jubail Street Community 13,
Sakumono Estates

Closing Date: 27 February, 2015

Job Vacancy For Chief Medical Officer(CMO) At Sanford World Clinics (Accra, Ashanti Region and Central Region)

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Sanford World Clinics,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,28 Dec-2014};

A reputable fast-growing NGO into Health in Greater Accra and Central Region now expanding to Ashanti Region is looking for results-oriented

Preamble

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) is the senior physician in the clinic setting providing leadership to the medical staff in a management role. The daily management of care rests with the CMO. In addition, the CMO will provide direct patient care on a need/rotation basis. Brings energy, honesty and high ethical standards to the position. Portrays self in professional manner.

The CMO develops and maintains strategic relationships with key stakeholders in Ghana, GHS, regulatory bodies, councils, organisations and boards. Will represent SWC-G with global health organisations and NGOs. The CMO serves as the chief clinical spokesperson for SWC-G in public policy arena.

Duties & Responsibilities

•   The Chief Medical Officer shall be responsible for the development of programmes, system and teams designed to ensure safe and quality medical care are being delivered by its medical prescribers and support staff, achieving cost effectiveness and standardisation of services.
•   Responsible for clinical quality, patient safety and healthcare outcome standards, policy and protocols for all Sanford International Clinics-Ghana (SWC-G) facilities.
•   Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of service provision
•   Oversees the creation, development and patient safety initiatives
•   Leads the development of new clinical service provision lines within SWC-G
•   The CMO ensures compliance with all regulations governing health care delivery and rules of accrediting bodies.
•   Bring energy, honesty and high ethical standards to position. Portrays self in professional manner
•   The CMO develops and maintains strategic relationships with key stakeholders in Ghana’s governmental and regulatory ministries, councils, organisations and boards
•   Will represent SIC-G with global health organisations and NGOs. The CMO serves as the Chief clinical spokensperson for SWC-G in public arena.
•   The CMO reports to SWC-G Vice President
•   Works in accordance with the GHS/NMC Code of professional conduct and disciplinary procedure. Strictly adheres to the provisions of the Patients charter. Participate in National Health Programmes
•   The CMO ensures compliance with all regulations governing health care delivery and rules of accrediting bodies
•   The CMO reports to SWC-Ghana Vice President
•   Works in accordance with the GHS/NMC code of professional conduct and Disciplonary Procedure. Strictly adheres to the provisions of the Patients Charter. Participate in National Health Programmes
•   This job description is intended as a guide to the Principal duties and responsibilities for the post and should not be considered an exhaustive list

Qualification Required & Experience

•   MB ChB/M.D or equivalent. Relevant clinical practice and leadership experience in a health system
•   The CMO must have am advanced medical degree and seven to ten years of previous experience in management, medical administration or leadership roles in the health care profession.
•   Demonstrated familiarity of medical staff organisation, credentialing, bylaws, rules, and regulations in Ghana
•   Demonstrated leadership capabilities in clinic creation and must not be more than sixty-five years
•   Chief Medical Officer (CMO) must have an understanding of the dynamic challenges of the healthcare industry

Required Credentials (Licensure, Certification or Registration)

•   Valid registration/licensing with the Medical and Dental Council of Ghana & current unrestricted license to practice medicine in Ghana.

Remuneration: Negotiable but very attractive

Location: Accra, Ashanti Region and Central Region

How To Apply For The Job

Interested but qualified candidates should send their CVs to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 20 December, 2014

Note: Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted after two weeks of publication.

Job Vacancy For Medical Officers (Ashaiman)

Posted on: August 13th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Sep-2014};

A reputable hospital in the Ashaiman municipality has the following job opening for full-time:- Medical Officers

Location: Ashaiman

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants are to forward their CVS to:-

[email protected]

or mail to:

P.O.Box KB660,
Korle-Bu,
Accra

Closing Date: 30 August, 2014

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer At Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited

Posted on: August 12th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Sep-2014};

We are a dynamic and forward looking Company in the automobile industry in Ghana noted for quality vehicles, quality service and totally committed to providing only the best in the automobile industry.

Job Summary

We are currently looking for an energetic and self-motivating individual to provide medical care for members of staff and their dependants as well as the Clinic’s other clientele.

Key duties and responsibilities of the role holder include but not limited to the following:

•   Provide professional and efficient medical care to compliment the delivery of primary health care service at the Company’s Clinic;
•   Respond to emergencies of members of staff and their dependants and other clientele;
•   Organise and supervise patient referrals to specialists and hospitals;
•   Carry out quarterly surveys and report on disease pattern of internal and external clientele for planning purposes;
•   Organise health talks for staff and provide patient education when necessary;
•   Organise annual medical screening for members of staff;
•   Supervise the procurement and issuance of drugs and consumables for the clinic;
•   Prepare and present annual budget to management for consideration
•   Provide strategic leadership for the clinic and clinic staff

REMUNERATION
The Company offers a competitive and attractive remuneration package and generous incentive schemes.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   MB. Ch B. or MB-BS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery) from a recognised medical school
•   10 years post qualification with relevant and proven experience;
•   Post graduate training in family medicine or Occupational health would be an added advantage;
•   Current Ghana Medical Association Licensure required.

KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

•   Must have leadership and managerial skills;
•   Planning, budgeting and presentation skills;
•   Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
•   Must have the ability to collaborate with other Healthcare and statutory agencies
•   Must be able to work without supervision and under pressure
•   Ability to make excellent diagnosis and make good medical judgement

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly submit your application and up-to-date curriculum vitae indicating contact details, names and addresses including email addresses of two (2) referees to:

The Human Resource Manager
Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited
2 Adjuma Crescent,
Opposite Intercity STC and Coaches Ltd (Head Office)
South Industrial Area, Accra

OR

[email protected]  

Closing Date: 26 August, 2014

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer At AngloGold Ashanti Limited (Tarkwa)

Posted on: June 27th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{AngloGold Ashanti Limited,Tarkwa,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jul-2014};

ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI (IDUAPRIEM) LIMITED (Subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti Limited) operates the combines Teberebie and Iduapriem open-pits gold mines at Tarkwa in the Western Region of Ghana and has a workforce of over 1400. including contractors. It is a former NOSA 5 Star “Platinum” related mine, which has gained ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) Certification and currently implementing OHSAS 18001 Safety Management System.

ROLE SUMMARY

To support the medical team in providing health services delivery,

ROLE ACCOUNTABILITIES

•   Support Medical Emergency Response aspect of the Mine.
•   Support HIV/TB Programmes for the Mine.
•   Provide Medical Services for Employees, Contractors and Dependants;
1) Daily OPD Clinics
2) Medical Referral Services
3) In-Patient Services-Admission, Reviewing and Discharging of patients
4) Minor Surgical Procedures
•   Support Malaria Control Programme (Clinical Aspect)
•   Assist in Community Medical Out reach Programmes.
•   Manage the public health programmes of the Company.
•   Prepares reports on all referred cases.
•   Conduct out-patient clinics, including medical examinations for employees, their registered dependants and contractors’ employees,
•   Keep in touch with professional colleagues in other hospitals and specialist medical facilities to ascertain the progress of treatment of patients (employees and (their dependants).

Qualification Required & Experience

•   BSc, Medical Science or Human Biology
•   MB ChB
•   A minimum of 5 years’ practice and in good standing with the Medical and Dental Council.
•   Experience and additional qualification in Occupational Health or Equivalent.
•   Should have a sense of confidentiality and discretion
•   Ability to take decisions correctly and promptly.
•   Good communication and strong interpersonal/presentation skills
•   Must have knowledge in and should be able to interpret outputs from audiometric machines, X-Rays, ECG and spirometer.
•   Must possess a valid National driving licence.

Location: Tarkwa

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and eligible persons who meet the above criteria are to forward their applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae to any of the following addresses not later than Friday 9th July, 2014:

The Senior Manager-Human Resources
Anglogold Ashanti (Iduapriem) Limited
P. O. Box 283
Tarkwa

or

Email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 09 July, 2014

Only shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend interview.

Job Vacancy For Medical Officer

Posted on: June 4th, 2014 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jun-2014};

A reputable financial institution in Ghana Head Office in Accra is seeking to recruit high-performing professionals in the following fields:- Medical Officer

Job Purpose: To provide quality Healthcare to Clients

Job Description

The successful candidate would be required to:-

•   Undertake daily consultations
•   Perform minor surgical procedures
•   Manage seriously ill patients at the recovery ward before discharge or referral to a Tertiary Hospital
•   Conduct medical examinations
•   Carry out Health Related Research work
•   Organise continuing professional development courses for medical staff and health education for staff generally
•   Understake other assignments that would be assigned by the Head of Medical Department.

Other Requirements

Applicant:

•   Must have sound theoretical and practical medical knowledge
•   Must be conversant with the rules and laws that govern the practice of Medicine in Ghana
•   Must be able to work under pressure
•   Must be able to work without supervision
•   Must be computer literate
•   Should have research/report writing skills

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Applicant should have MBChB, MBBS or any relevant qualification from a recognised educational institution.
•   A post graduate qualification in Family Medicine (Ghana College or West Africa College) would be an advantage
•   Applicant should be registered with the Medical and Dental Council

Working Experience:

•   Between five (5) to ten (10) years post qualification (MBCHB)
•   Between three (3) to five (5) years post qualification (FGCP, FWCP)

Age: Not more than 45 years

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested persons may submit applications with their curriculum vitae (CV) and photocopies of certificate to:-

Advert No. GC 238
c/o Graphic Communication Group Ltd
P.O.Box 742
Accra

Closing Date: 20 June, 2014

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