Internal Medicine Specialist

Job Description

Title: Internal Medicine Specialist

Company Name: Relief International

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Ukhia)

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Degree in Medicine from a recognized institution

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): Health

Job Context:
∎ Under direct supervision of Senior Internal Medicine Specialist will be responsible for running the hospital with below listed activities. S/he will ensure high-quality clinical services. S/he will monitor service quality, ensure that all staff are trained and well-supported, pharmaceuticals and other medical supplies are properly managed, and apply clinical-level data to national-level response efforts.
∎ Duty Station: Ukhiya-ITC, Bangladesh
∎ Department: Health
∎ Report To: Senior Internal Medicine Specialist
∎ Expected Start Date: At Earliest

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Ensure that clinical activities and ambulance services are implemented and running smoothly, including pharmacy and laboratory services.
∎ Review clinical activities at the hospital on a continuous basis and ensure provision of services is in line with overall goals and objectives of the program.
∎ Participate actively in hospital assessments including verification of different reports in different departments of the hospital.
∎ Play a key supportive role during technical health facility supervision visits by senior management, donors and third-party monitoring teams.
∎ Inspect facilities and recommend building or equipment modifications to the Field Coordinator and Health Manager to ensure that activities are being implemented appropriately and as per the required hygiene and safety standards
∎ Assuming responsibility for overall clinical care at the hospital
∎ Ensuring that clinical management and infection prevention and control procedures are being applied by clinical staff according to a strict protocol.
∎ Providing direct patient care for complicated cases and advice on special cases
∎ Providing on the job training to clinical staff
∎ Liaising with key treatment partners (WHO, UNHCR) to ensure proper coordination and to apply best practices
∎ The hiring and training of clinical national staff, with the assistance of PM.
∎ As required by Hospital Team Leader represent RI at both internal and external coordination meetings to gather information and to inform RI activities
∎ This position will enter red zone of the facility
∎ Staff Supervision & Development
∎ Directly supervise RI project's clinical staff
∎ Maintain open and professional relations with team members, promoting a strong team spirit and providing oversight and guidance to enable staff to successfully perform in their positions.
∎ If/as required, identify staff performance issues and work with Human Resources to document and address these in accordance with the National Staff Employment Policies

Additional Requirements:
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ This position demands a dynamic individual with a demonstrated ability to achieve results in a demanding and fast paced environment
∎ At least 02 years of progressive experience in hands-on clinical work in recognized health facilities.
∎ Experience in in a conflict setting and in the Middle East or Asia is highly desirable
∎ High professional discipline and moral integrity, able to work under stress as the situation may dictate.
∎ Must be willing to spend time providing direct clinical care to patients in the hospital.
∎ Strong communication and interpersonal skills
∎ Competency in Microsoft Office suite, including Word and Excel
∎ Ability to communicate clearly and sensitively in written and spoken English
∎ Enthusiasm to learn
∎ Optimistic and friendly
∎ Flexibility

∎ As per RI National Pay Scale Policy in Bangladesh

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Two festival bonuses in a year equivalent to one Gross salary.
∎ Severance (8.33% of the monthly Gross salary) goes with the monthly release of the salary

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 16 Jun 2021

Company Information:
∎ 7 Jun 2021
∎ Relief International
∎ Address : Bangladesh Country Office: House: 451 , Road: 8 West, DOHS Baridhara, Dhaka-1206; Head Quarter: 5455 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1280 Los Angeles, CA 90036, USA
∎ Web :
∎ Business : Relief International, headquartered in USA, is a leading international non-government organization working in 16 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.

Relief International (RI) has been working in Bangladesh since 2004, implementing programs covering emergency response, health, economic opportunity, trafficking in persons, gender equality and youth empowerment. RI has been present in Cox’s Bazar since 2014 where it was implementing a trafficking in persons project in Ukhiya and Teknaf supporting old caseload refugees as well as host communities prior to the large-scale influx. Since 2017, RI has scaled up its operations in Cox’s Bazar to support the emergency response by providing integrated, multi-sectoral programming for refugee and host communities, covering health services, including a 144- bed COVID-19 Isolation and Treatment Center in Ukhiya, child protection, SGBV, complimentary food and livelihoods opportunities to support social cohesion. Relief International is currently implementing a large scale refugee response program in Cox`s Bazar in Bangladesh in collaboration with multiple partners including UNHCR, WFP, USAID.RI maintains a country office in Dhaka with multiple field offices in Cox`s Bazar.

Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach which we call the RI Way emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships, and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.

Category: NGO/Development