Medical Doctor

Posted By: Doctors Without Borders India (DWBI)/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

Churachandpur

Not Specified

Program Implementation

Disaster Risk, Relief and Rehabilitation

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities of MD at the Moreh OSCC :

• The MD plays a lead role in the medical aspects of OST program. He /she is expected to provide the best possible medical care for OST along the DWBI/NACO guideline

• The MD will deal with PWIDs and OST patients without discrimination, in line with Medical Ethics.

• Ensure professional confidentiality is respected at all times

• MD will perform the following duties following DWBI/NACO OST & HIV/HCV/STI GL:


o Assess patients for suitability of initiation into Opioid Substitution Therapy ( OST )

o Induce, Maintain and Terminate the OST along the NACO Guidelines.

o Prescribe suitable doses and individualize Buprenorphine dose appropriately on patients

o Assess complications and conduct regular follow ups

o Manage overdose crisis with Naloxone and document it as per the NACO GL

o Conduct the following procedures for mental health patients as follows :


1. Mental Status Examination ( MSE) in PWIDs to detect mental illness

2. Prescribe psycho-tropic treatment for mental illness as indicated

3. Discuss with MAM for referrals to psychiatrists and psychosocial intervention.

4. Provide screening , diagnosis, and treatment of HIV/TB/ HCV/HBV, STI /RH, NCD cases


• Provide medical treatment for common clinical conditions including wound and abscess care

o Carry out timely referrals of sick patients the appropriate facilities after discussion with

MAM

o Communicate clearly with clients and family members about the illness and the management process involved and ensure they have understood.

o Assist in compiling monthly medical reports

o Participate in regular team meetings and participate in advocacy as needed

o Work in good harmony alongside a multidisciplinary medical team of OSCC Program


REQUIREMENTS :


Education :


Essential:

MBBS degree with full & valid registration from Medical council of India or state medical councils, Desirable diploma in Tropical Medicine


Experience :

Essential Minimum 1 year of work experience


Desirable experience with HIV, (DR) TB and/or HCV.


Experienced in performing tissue aspirates techniques for diagnosis


Languages:


Mission language and at least 1 local language are essential


Knowledge : Essential computer literacy (word, excel)


Competencies :

• People Management L2

• Commitment L2

• Flexibility L3

• Results L3

• Teamwork L3

We offer:


• Salary Gross 81,750/- per month (non-negotiable)

• Medical Market Allowance: 22,500 /- per month (non- negotiable)

• 18 days annual leave; 12 days paid leave as per specified list of holidays; Sick/Casual leave of 12 days as per calendar year (pro-rated based on hire date).

• Contributions made for statutory benefit programs such as Provident Fund.

• Covered under accident insurance

• DWBI provides medical reimbursement for employees and their dependents as per health care policy

• A stimulating, professional environment in an international organization.


PURPOSE OF POST:


Provide outpatient and/or inpatient medical care to patients/beneficiaries according to adapted and updated medical knowledge, DWBI protocols, values and universal hygiene standards to improve the patients/beneficiaries health conditions.


FUNCTIONAL AND HIERARCHICAL LINES


Reports to (Hierarchical): Medical Activity Manager (MAM)

Reports to (Functional): Project Medical Referent (PMR)


Please clearly state which position you are applying for and send CV and letter of motivation to apply for this position (with phone number) no later than 17th July 2022 to ccpur-hrm-assist@oca.msf.org


You can also send your application to:

DWBI Office,

Phalam Road, Chiengkonpang,

Churachandpur,

Manipur – 795158, India.


Application without motivation letter will not be accepted.


Due to high volume of applicants, only short-listed candidates will be contacted .


Note: DWBI values diversity and is committed to create an inclusive working environment. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of disability, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour or ethnic and national origins, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. We do not use any external recruitment consultants.

Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Doctors Without Borders India (DWBI)/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
  • About Organization:We provide medical assistance to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from healthcare. Our teams are made up of tens of thousands of health professionals, logistics and administrative staff – most of them hired locally. Our actions are guided by medical ethics and the principles of impartiality, independence and neutrality.