Company Doctor – Family Physician Specialist/GP – Qatar Airways , Qatar

As a Company Doctor
-Family Physician Specialist/GP, reporting directly to Specialist Company Doctor, you will be accountable for providing primary medical care to Qatar Airways employees, to an acceptable internationally accredited standard.

Key accountabilities includes:
Provide high quality primary health care services to entitled Qatar Airways staff
Maintain client confidentiality
Respond to medical /health problems presented by clients including history taking, diagnosis, investigation, treatment and referral as appropriate.
Provide management of acute, chronic and complex conditions in line with agreed protocols and/or best practice guidelines.
Provide appropriate health promotion and preventative health care advise to clients.
Order diagnostic tests as appropriate, in keeping with best practice guidelines and with awareness of costs involved.
Refer patients to other providers as appropriate and while acting as a gatekeeper.
Be responsible for appropriate prescribing, with accurate and up to date knowledge of medications, dosages, drug interactions and side effects.
Provide low level procedural skills, including but not limited to injections, immunizations, suturing of minor wounds, dressings, skin cancer management, intravenous cannulation.
Perform pre-employment medical examinations when required.
Be aware of and able to manage the delivery of primary care in an occupational setting.
Actively communicate and coordinate care of clients with colleagues, specialist services and allied health professionals to ensure best quality of care is delivered to staff.
Record and maintain accurate, adequate and relevant patient records using the established practice protocols and computerized medical records system including specialist referrals, previous health and family history, prescriptions, investigations, treatment, diagnostic results, registers and recalls
Be able and willing to see client within agreed time frames.
Provide after hours and/ or on call services as rostered, including responding to the emergency mobile phone
Ensure clinic records, reports and letters are completed within acceptable time frames.
Take responsibility and control for casework co-ordination.
Proven ability to work under pressure to defined tight timescales and budget.

Candidates should have the following qualifications and experience:
Bachelors Degree or equivalent
MBBS or similar from an internationally recognized University
Fellowship or equivalent from a recognized College General Practitioners of Board of Family Medicine
Minimum 8 years of related experience is required
Experience of working within a multicultural environment
Understanding of complex issues, planning and budget managementī€ 
Proven ability to work under pressure to defined tight timescales and budget
Proven experience of demonstrating flexibility to meet the changing demands of the business
Pleasant and comforting bed-side manner
Compassionate and empathetic professional manner
Experience in Aviation Medicine is beneficial

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