Anatomic Pathology Consultant

Anatomic Pathology Consultant

  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center - Madinah
  • Madinah, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Responsible for the examination and diagnosis of cellular patterns and tissue to determine any illnesses and develop treatment plans.

Education / Qualification Required:

Post-qualification certification with one of the following:

  • USA – The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
  • Canada – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS-C)
  • UK – CCT/CESR/CCST Specialist Register
  • Germany – Fachartz Specialist Certificate
  • Sweden – Swedish Board
  • Australia and New Zealand – Fellowship from the Royal Australia and New Zealand Colleges
  • Specialist registration from other Western countries will be considered after an equivalence review

Basic medical degree from recognized institution

Experience Post Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum One (1) year of experience post board certification in country of origin / country of practice
  • Strong Experience in Gastro-Intestinal Pathology is a must.

License:

Current and clean medical license to practice in country of origin or country to practice

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adheres to policies, guidelines, plans and programs of Hamad Medical Corporation
  • Performs all duties assigned to a consultant physician
  • Assumes direct responsibility for the patients under his/her medical attendance in the assigned unit
  • Conducts rounds and undertakes supervision of treatment of the inpatients as well as screening and examination of the outpatients
  • Undertakes supervisory responsibility for the medical staff within the unit and prepares regular reports on the activities of the unit for the department head / chairman
  • Participates in the various committees for the upgrading of services and organization of work within and outside the hospital
  • Participates in the planning and implementation of the department development plans and the different manpower training programs for the medical, technical and nursing staff
  • Participates in the planning and follow up of the medical education and research activities
  • Performs all relevant interventions related to his/her field of specialization
  • Participates in health education programs through orientation and scientific presentations
  • Participates in scheduling of on-call duties and provides on-call services
  • Participates in the assessment and updating of drug, medical supply and equipment needs
  • Writes, completes and approves medical records and reports for patients
  • Provides guidance and counsel to other departments when requested
  • Completes and maintains his set of clinical privileges
  • Complies with Re-validation guidelines and standards
  • Acquires SCH License to practice and maintains it while working for HMC
  • Performs other duties as assigned/directed by the chairperson / head of the department and approved by the Medical Director
  • Ensure self and member of the Investigation Team are properly trained
  • Compiles with the policies systems and processes in place that governs research
  • Ensure patients are aware of their rights and responsibilities and access to research