Anesthesia Consultant

Anesthesia Consultant

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

Summary

Responsible to give a patient medication so they do not feel pain when they are undergoing surgery, also involved in a range of other medical procedures, including carrying out assessments in critical care units, dealing with emergency situations, and giving advice about pain management.

Education / Qualification Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • USA: The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
      • Canada: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Certificate (RCPS-C)
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board / equivalence certification in USA, Canada, Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and France (DES).
  • Minimum Five (5) years after board / equivalence certification in Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Austria, Netherlands, Greece and France (DIS).

License:

Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality anesthesia care to the patient clientele.
  • Provide consultation services to patients as requested.
  • Supervise anesthetists of lower grades, with particular reference to staff physicians.
  • Teach and supervise residents in the Anesthesia Residency Program.
  • Participate in departmental and hospital teaching activities.
  • Participate in and initiate research activities.
  • Participate in committees and other administrative functions as needed.
  • Maintain a list of privileges, and work within the confines of that perimeter.
  • Understand and adhere to all hospital policies and procedures pertaining to medical practice.
  • Participate in the quality improvement and reviews conducted by the Department of Anesthesia.
  • Perform other related duties as appropriate and as assigned.
  • Undertake continuing medical education activities.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.