Prosthetist & Orthotist - 110038

Prosthetics & Orthotics Prosthetists & Orthotists Doha Qatar

Introduction

International Medical professionals are invited to apply for these exiting 3 year contract job opportunities in Qatar. Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. This group strives to lead in developing the national health system by operating new facilities, implementing state-of-the art technologies, and recruiting the best, most qualified international talent to care for Qatar’s future. Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. This medical group has one of the biggest workforces in Qatar, with more than 2 million people living and working in Qatar, this diverse and exciting organization has more than 90 different nationalities working to deliver the best care always to their patients and the Qatar community.



Package

3 Year contract (renewable)

Single and family contracts available.

Generous Tax free basic salary.  Offered according to experience. 

From 8300 QAR up to 15375 QAR per month.  15375 QAR = +/- 56300 South-African Rand / 4200 USD/ 3800 EUR/ 3300 GBP. 

Free fully furnished accommodation provided.

Transport allowance of 1250 QAR per month added to your basic salary.

Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation.

For those with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).

40 days paid annual vacation days.

End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.

Etc.

 

The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer. Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.


**PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU MEET THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS BEFORE APPLYING** View Minimum Requirements
Minimum Requirements

ESSENTIAL EDUCATION:

Bachelors Degree in Prosthetics & Orthotics or 3 years diploma in prosthetics & orthotics from a nationally approved and / or accredited college or university.

 

LICENSE/REGISTRATION:

Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the Qatar within the Supreme Council of Health.

 

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum Experience:  Completion of 6 months of internship.

Preferred Experience:  2 years experience as Prosthetics & Orthotics for overseas candidates.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Fluent in English - Oral and Written.

Specification

Position Summary

  • Provide clinical care independently including assessment, treatment and management of the assigned patients
  • Mentor, and oversee Technicians and Asst Technician.
  • Responsible for updating personal clinical knowledge.

 

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Manage an individual caseload of assigned patients effectively and efficiently.
  • Independently assesses.re-assesses and synthesizes evaluation data and provides a clinical diagnosis for individual patients to determine their need for Orthotics/Prosthetics intervention.
  • Independently formulate treatment plan in collaboration with patient/family, delivering individual prosthetics/Orthotics treatment according to evidence based practice.
  • Provide patient and family education in a timely manner as part of the orthotics & prosthetic treatment.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure effective communication and delivery of care including participation in medical/surgical rounds, clinics, conferences.
  • Maintain patient documentation, records and accurate statistical information to reflect care provided and meet professional standards.
  • Communicate and make recommendation to all relevant disciplines of staff to maximize patient care and promote multidisciplinary team working. 
  • Provides specific clinical instructions, recommendations, education and advice to those involved in continuity of care.
  • Work independently to provide orthotics/prosthetic services on weekend/holiday and on-call care.
  • Participate in implementation of the Employer and Departmental Policies and Procedures of safety, infection control and quality improvement.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

MANAGERIAL;

  • Delegate appropriate tasks, oversee clinical workload of P&O Technicians and patient attendant to maximize efficiency and achieve desired quality of care.

 

EDUCATIONAL;

  • Participate in Orthotics/Prosthetics in-service to promote service development and /or personal development.
  • Engage in Continuous education programs.
  • Responsible for developing and updating clinical knowledge to ensure delivery of evidence based care, professional growth and development.
  • Participate in the development and organization of educational programs for nursing, medical, other multidisciplinary team members, staff as well as patient’s caregivers.
  • Participates in research activities to enhance clinical outcomes and promote evidence-based clinical practice.
About the Employer

Premier non-profit health care provider in Doha, Qatar and the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East. Since its establishment the healthcare provider rapidly developed medical facilities capable of providing state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of disease.  It currently manages 12 hospitals – 9 specialist hospitals and 3 community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.


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