JOB PROFILE ANAESTHESIOLOGIST ________________________________________________________ ______________________ PROJECT LOCATION Bijapur, Chhattisgarh GENERAL Starting date: As soon as possible Availability: for a minimum period of 6 months. FUNCTIONAL AND HIERARCHICAL LINES Project: Hierarchically and functionally accountable to the Project Medical Doctor PURPOSE OF POST • To carry out administration of anaesthesia during emergency obstetrical and gynaecological procedures in the district hospital Operation Theatre/Room and manage anaesthesia material. • To provide quality care. Ensuring regular assessment of health needs. MISSION AND PRINCIPAL ACTIVIES Management and organization of Anaesthesia and emergency / critical care Pre-operative consultation Carries out the patients’ pre-operative consultations before they undergo surgery Checks that patients have given signed authorization for their operations Provides patients with information on their illnesses and treatments Evaluates the risks of operating in collaboration with the surgeon Decides on the type of anaesthetics to be used Anaesthesia Prepares the drugs, material and equipment required for administering the anaesthetics Administers and maintains anaesthetics in accordance with the techniques chosen beforehand and following the rules of hygiene and asepsis in force Monitors patients throughout the all intervention Post operative cares Provides post-operative follow up of surgical patients present in the facility (rounds, prescriptions, etc.) Renews prescriptions and checks that they are properly followed Pays particular attention to the adequate management of pain, adapting prescriptions to the pain Draws up post-operative prescriptions Emergency interventions Carrying out the necessary resuscitation procedures Team Management Participates in the definition of job descriptions for anaesthetist staff when needed and helps the recruitment Organises and gives trainings to OT staff in order to reinforce their skills. Knows accidental bio-hazard policy and applies. May be responsible for duty rosters of other anaesthesia staff team. REQUIREMENTS Qualification s MBBS with MD/DNB/DA in Anaesthesia from an accredited medical school Specific skills Good spoken & written English; Essential good understanding of local language(s) Able to integrate into a multi-cultural team and cooperate with co-workers _________________________________________________________________________ _ _ ___ To apply: Please clearly state which position you are applying for and send CV and cover letter to: [email protected] Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.