Job Title: Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Reporting to: Chief – Medical Services
The incumbent shall provide specialized medical care and expertise in the field of gynaecology, focusing on the reproductive health of female patients. He/She will diagnose and treat a wide range of gynaecological conditions, perform surgeries when necessary, offer family planning and contraceptive guidance, manage pregnancies, and provide essential women’s healthcare services, contributing to high-quality clinical care for Rocket Health patients.
Duties and responsibilities;
- Conducting comprehensive gynaecological examinations, including pelvic exams, breast exams, and pap smears.
- Diagnosing and treating various gynaecological conditions, such as menstrual disorders, fertility issues, and menopause-related concerns.
- Manage prenatal and postnatal care, including monitoring pregnancies and postpartum care.
- Offering family planning and contraceptive counselling to patients.
- Diagnose and treat sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and other reproductive health issues.
- Perform various gynaecological surgeries, including hysterectomies, laparoscopic procedures, and colposcopies.
- Educating patients on reproductive health, contraception, and family planning options.
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date patient records and documentation of patient information on the EMR
- Adhering to medical ethics and legal requirements.
- Collaborating with other healthcare professionals, such as physicians, nurses, and sonographers, to provide comprehensive care to patients.
Qualification, Experience & Skill Set
- Master’s degree in Obstetrics and Gynecology from a recognized institution.
- Current medical licensure with Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioner’s Council.
- 3+ years’ experience in gynaecology practice is required.
Job Skills and personal specification
- Must have good clinical acumen.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- High standards of ethics and confidentiality to handle sensitive information and be able to follow policies and procedures.
- Ability to exercise good and quick judgment, show initiative and be proactive.
- High attention to detail.
- Creativity and innovation.
Deadline: 29th September, 2023