Senior Consultant Paediatrician

Nationwide Primary Healthcare Services
  • Bangalore
  • Confidential
  • 8-13 years
  • 09 Mar 2015

  • Medical Services

  • Hospitals/ Health Care
Job Description

Greetings from NationWide- The Family Doctors...

NationWide is acknowledged as a leader in bringing the best international practices in primary care to India and adapting them to our unique needs and challenges, NationWide is India's pioneering chain of primary care clinics, providing personalised family doctor and allied health care services to individuals, families and corporate groups. With over 15 centres across Bangalore and Delhi-NCR, NationWide is one of the leading destinations for primary care practitioners and specialist doctors looking to work in a rewarding and fast-growth practice environment.

Job Description :

Designation : Senior Consultant Paediatrician.

Experience: Work Experience 8+ years of overall clinical experience, post internship or 3 to 5+ years of clinical experience after PG degree or diploma.

Minimum Educational Qualification MBBS; MD Paediatrics / DCH/ MRCPH.

Role Paediatrician in a well-equipped urban primary healthcare setup .

Salary : As per industry standards.

Location : Bangalore(Whitefield Zone).

Educational Qualifications

Essential :
MBBS and registration with the Medical Council of India (MCI) or with any respective state medical councils within India.
Post Graduate/Fellow in clinical Paediatrics.
MD/ DCH/ DNB / MRCPH (UK or US) with CCST in Paediatrics.
Clinical Fellow in General Paediatrics.
Clinical Experience :
Essential :
5-7 years of active clinical practice post MD/PG.
Supervision of General paediatrics
Research/administration/protocol development
Desirable :
3 to 5 years of clinical experience after post-graduate degree or diploma.

Skill sets:-

Essential :
Firm belief in, and the will to practice as per the founding values of NationWide
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Teaching skills
Basic computing skills.
Desirable :
Knowledge of local language.
Familiarity with primary care clinical systems

Clinical and Academic :
To provide high quality personal medical services in the context of paediatric general practice to the patients registered with a predefined general practice set-up called as a practice unit henceforth.
As part of the medical team, will actively participate in responding to medical/health problems presented by patients on the registered list including registration, follow-up visits, investigations, treatment and referral as appropriate.
To provide on call and other services in the practice unit as appropriate.
To participate in the periodical review the medical records of all registered patients and evaluate the respective management plans.
To provide appropriate health promotion and preventative health care activities for local communities and registered patients.
To actively develop a continuing medical education (CME) initiative for NationWide for all the members of the paediatric team.

Clinical Leadership:(Not essential but Desirable):
To provide paediatric medical leadership as appropriate to practice requirements.
To identify and utilise appropriately, best practices through benchmarking and clinical guidelines.
To undertake appropriate clinical risk assessments and implement management strategies for risk identified.
To be actively involved and engaged in practice and wider team meetings and forum to promote communication and development.
To identify ways to promote opportunities for patient involvement in service development and evaluation

In the course of the employment the candidate will have access to confidential information relating to the business of practice unit. He/she will be required to exercise due consideration in processing such information and will not act in any way which might be prejudicial to the units interests. In case of any doubt regarding the use of information in the pursuit of duties, he/she should seek advice from his/her line manager prior to communicating any information to a third party.

Data Protection:

The post holder will, if required to do so, obtain, process and/or use information held on computer or work processor in a fair and lawful way. Data will only be held for the specific registered purpose and data will not be disclosed to any unauthorised persons or organisations.

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