DESIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Advise patients, parents or guardians and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention.
Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results.
Examine children regularly to assess their growth and development.
Examine patients or order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests to obtain information on medical condition and determine diagnosis.
Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients and parents or guardians.
Monitor patients’ condition and progress and re-evaluate treatments as necessary.
Plan and execute medical care programs to aid in the mental and physical growth and development of children and adolescents.
Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury in infants and children.
Refer patient to medical specialist or other practitioner when necessary. Providing consultation to other professions, encouraging a psychological approach in their work;
Counselling and supporting careers;
Carrying out applied research, adding to the evidence base of practice in a variety of healthcare settings.
Full-time or part-time contract
DHA License or Eligibility letter
American, European or Australian board certified
Fluent in English, good Arabic knowledge desirable
Ability to work in multi-disciplinary team
Ability to communicate effectively with patients, family, nurses and doctors
Ability to project a positive and professional image of self, department and clinic.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Candidates must be a Degree Holder from Accredited, Educational Institution, College or University
5+ years’ full-time experience as a licensed Pediatrician, preferably including working experience in UAE.