AMI Expeditionary Healthcare, LLC Pediatrician - Consultant in Freetown, Sierra Leone
Pediatrician - Consultant
Location(s): Sierra Leone (seeking local candidates) Duration: Permanent Consultant Start date: Approx. ASAP
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AMI Expeditionary Healthcare is a novel healthcare support organization. Since our inception, we have delivered over 5,000 medical personnel and countless healthcare solutions to over 70 clinical and hospital settings on four continents. AMI is fast-growing providing COVID response to domestic and remote areas. We are seeking dedicated health care professionals as independent contractors to support our commitment to saving lives.
AMI is on the front lines of the Coronavirus response providing critical services including rapid response relief, testing, and vaccination services. The AMI Vaccination Program has the essential elements to ensure rapid execution of state COVID-19 Vaccination Plans. Vaccination is the key to our global emergence from this pandemic. https://ami.health/covid-testing-vaccination/
AMI is looking for a Consultant Pediatrician to join our AMI Clinic ? Sierra Leone team. The consultant is expected to provide exceptional patient care and maintain medical and professional standards while providing care to patients.
Proving professional medical/healthcare services and general support service to AMI and carry out the following:
Provide professional medical services as a Pediatrician at the AMI clinic in Sierra Leone. The consultant will provide general pediatric care including provision of Pediatric Resuscitative and Emergency Services which adhere to the facilities? policies and procedures.
In-patient and out- patient care of pediatric cases.
Training on Basic and Advanced Life Support for pediatric cases.
Preferably but not mandatory, the consultant will provide diagnostics in form of ultrasound (abdominal, cerebral, and soft tissue) and other procedures in line with AMI-SL protocols.
Supporting the Project/Operations Manager positively as a willing contributor to working in a team environment.
Assist with orientation for incoming personnel on pediatric protocols.
Work in accordance with posted rostering and maintain approved training standards as required.
Stay within restricted boundaries when responding to the on-call requirements.
Train and work in a designated role within the facility?s trauma system, which is based on Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS).
Ensure that highest standards of clinical governance in the provision of Pediatric/Medical Services is meet.
Attend or present training and briefing sessions when and as required.
Operate within the context of the facility?s Mass Casualty Incident Plan in designated role, or in other roles as directed by the Project/Operations Manager.
The Physician must always comply with the Company?s and Client?s policies and procedures and Code of Conduct.
Required Education ? Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery / Doctor of Medicine Degree. A fully qualified medical doctor (MB.BS, MBChB or MD) from a recognized university.
Post graduate specialist qualifications in Pediatrics.
Minimum of 5 years of continuous clinical experience in general medical practice with at least 3 years? experience in specialization.
Currently registered by a national medical board or council as a Physician/Pediatrician in home country.
Active license and certification to practice medicine.
Preferably has trainings or qualifications in PALS, ACLS, ALS and ATLS or equivalent certifications are desirable.
Relevant experience in occupational, tropical and travel medicine is desirable.
Fluency in English.
AMI Expeditionary Healthcare, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated.