Apply medical knowledge and skills to diagnose and prevention. Carry out outpatient and inpatient
consultations, prescribing the necessary treatment respecting MSF protocols.
Keep the patient and/or his/her family informed about the illness and provide appropriate explanations
about the treatment to follow, checking they have understood.
Follow up the evolution of the hospitalized/IDP patients, through daily visits , consultations and
examinations, prescribing the necessary treatment following MSF protocols, deciding whether they can
be discharged or transferred to other departments – in collaboration with other doctors- and informing
their family about the patient’s evolution.
Check and control the rational distribution of medicines and equipment under his/her responsibility and
take care the quality, disinfection and sterilization of the medical material. Assure general compliance
with standing hygiene standards.
Participate in the collection and analysis of epidemiological data, checking its validity and informing the
line manager or project coordinator about any problem or complication of the patients illness, medical
error and monitors the proper functioning of the department, equipment or material.
Ensure ongoing training of the medical/paramedical multidisciplinary team in order to optimize the
quality of care.
Knows and ensures all MSF medical protocols are followed and implemented, checking universal
precautions are followed at all times and reducing bio-hazard risks and improving infection control.
Ensures professional confidentiality is respected.
Manage the team under his/her direct responsibility according to MSF HR policies and procedures,
supervising their performance, organizing and scheduling shifts and rotations, directly participating in
emergencies and on calls if necessary.
Perform any other relevant tasks assigned by his /her supervisor as necessary
Education Medical degree with valid SAMA registration
Experience 2 years’ experience minimum as a Medical Doctor or in clinical work (can be
within medical training).Desirable in tropical medicine, or post-registration
experience in Public Health , obs and gynae, paediatrics, A&E, infectious
diseases, HIV/AIDS/STDs, TB, general practice, general medicine or minor
Languages Good command of English, both written and spoken
Knowledge Essential computer literacy (word, excel)