Anaesthesiologist at Lily Hospitals Limited

Posted on: Sat 27-05-2023

Lily Hospitals Limited, founded in 1986, is still one of Nigeria's leading hospitals, particularly in the country's South-South region. The Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) certified it as the first private hospital in Nigeria to have an ISO 9001:2000 quality management system. We are also continually devoted to high standards, including continuous improvement, service excellence, corporate citizenship, and exceptional work ethics. We provide residency training programs in Family Medicine, Radiology, O & G etc. We have branches in Benin and other parts of Warri Delta State where our Head Office is located.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Anaesthesiologist

Location: Warri, Delta

Employment Type: Full-time

Key Result Areas (KRA)

The key result areas of this role are:

Clinical Service Delivery:

  • To provide quality medical care to patients
  • Develop, implement and maintain a quality assurance programme for the anaesthetic and intensive care service
  • Execute thorough evaluation of patients medical and surgical history to ascertain history of drug acceptance and reaction.
  • Preparing patients for anesthesia and administering it;
  • Providing pre and post-operative care to patient;
  • Providing resuscitation services in case of emergency and disaster situations.
  • Coordinating the maintenance of anesthetic operational equipment and ensuring their functionality;
  • Remain abreast with trends, development, and utilisation of technology in the field of anaesthesia and intensive care medicine, on an ongoing basis.
  • Coordinating the requisition and accounting for anesthetic materials and sundries;
  • Adhering to professional and service code of conduct and ethics;
  • To ensure comprehensive, accurate and concise medical records are collected and maintained for patients with an appropriate signed and dated legible entry in the patient’s medical record.
  • Provide patient assessment and management. This will involve participating in ward rounds with medical officers and outpatient clinics.
  • To provide educational and clinical experience for junior medical staff.
  • Contribute to quality patient care by participation in case planning which includes appropriate pre-surgical planning, and post surgical monitoring.
  • To provide assistance with surgical procedures.
  • Manage the administrative requirements of the hospital and patient care including, planning and draft budgeting for anesthetic activities in the hospital.
  • Be aware of and adhere to all Lily Hospital policies and procedure in reference to clinical practice.

The Person

  • Candidates should possess an MBBS / MBChB qualification
  • Minimum of 3 years cognate experience.
  • The job holder must have a license to practice medicine from the Nigerian Medical and Dental Association.
  • Knowledge of Clinical Surgery and other specialist areas of medical practice such as Pediatrics, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology.
  • The job holder must have good communication skills, a strong ability to work well under extreme pressure, self discipline and excellent long term concentration.
  • Job holder must have a working knowledge of global quality assurance, clinical audit principles and processes and must exhibit a commitment towards continuous quality improvement.
  • Familiarity with cultural and religious concerns of patients, and current legislation on patient rights.
  • Job holder must portray a caring and professional manner in all aspects of work.
  • Must show evidence of competence in management of anesthesia cases and evidence of active participation in relevant research
  • The job holder must have good communication skills, a strong ability to work well under extreme pressure, self discipline and excellent long term concentration.

Application Closing Date

30th June, 2023.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using "Anesthesiologist" as the subject of the mail.