Intensive Care Unit Doctors
URGENTLY NEEDED PROFILE
About the role of intensive care unit doctor
The Intensivist Medical Doctor (MD) is a clinical leader for a group of Intensivists and general doctors working in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and providing consultation in other areas of the hospital.
In some of our contexts, you could be asked to work in Emergency Medicine (EM) setting/ service, where your Intensivist knowledge could be used to perform and improve health care.
As an Intensivist MD, you supervise the care provided in a closed-unit model ICU, with the ability of HFNC, NIV, and mechanical ventilation and/or possibly supervise EM teams.
You ensure that intensive care and EM medical activities for COVID-19 are implemented according to Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) policies, protocols, and universal hygiene standards.
Finally, you increase the knowledge and practical skills of the ICU/ EM staff through on the job training and knowledge transfer to ensure quality care is provided to the patients.
- Compliance with Essential Criteria
- Specialist certification in Intensive Care / Critical Care or equivalent. Intensive Care / Critical care speciality or subspecialty trainees near completion of training may be considered
- Available to work in the field for 6 weeks (effective in the field) to 3-6 months