Clinician at Medecins du Monde

Médecins du Monde or Doctors of the World, is an international humanitarian non-profit organization that provides emergency and long-term medical care to vulnerable populations while advocating for equal access to healthcare worldwide.We are recruting to fill the position below:Job Title: ClinicianLocation: Maiduguri, BornoLine Manager: Medical Doctor SupervisorLength of contract: 6 monthsPossibility for extension: YESJob TasksUnder the supervision of the team leader, the Mobile Clinic Medical Doctor will be responsible for the following main activities in order to ensure the quality of care in the mobile clinics:Provision of free of charge curative health consultationsAdmission, weekly medical follow-up and discharge of the malnourished children in OTP programCollection, computerization and analysis of weekly epidemiological dataReporting and attendance to different meetingsTasks DescriptionProvision of free of charge curative health consultationsPrepare all the necessary drugs, material and equipment for mobile clinics and ensure that everything is ready before to leave MdM officeFollow the basic medical rules of hygiene when performing curative health consultationsParticipate actively in triage activities before to start curative health consultationsPerform curative consultationsTake a proper medical history including:Reason for consultationDuration of the illness or complaintsMain symptomsPast medical history and treatment.Perform a correct physical examination:Inspection, auscultation, percussion, palpationSystematic checking of signs of severityDiagnose and treat the diseases according to protocols in use (i.e. clinical guidelines)Write the most important complaints, signs, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment on the patient’s registration form.Explain the treatment to the patientGive individual health education related to the patient’s diseaseManage emergency cases according to MdM protocols and regulationFill in the registration form for each patient, according to the diagnosis of the morbidity surveillance formCheck the immunization status for all EPI targeted children and referred the unvaccinated children to the vaccinatorInvestigate any information regarding unusual health events or diseases outbreak, provided through any sourceEnsure patient confidentiality is respected and treat all the patients with respect and dignityAdmission, weekly medical follow-up and discharge of the malnourished children in OTP programEnsure that all the 6-59 months children have been screened (MUAC, H/W and edemas)Admit new cases in OTP program according to the criteria’s of national nutrition protocol and give systematic treatment for SAM casesEnsure weekly follow up of SAM cases and adapt RUTF dosesDischarge cases according to the criteria’s of national nutrition protocolRefer complicated SAM cases to identified Stabilization CenterFill in the specific OTP formCollection, computerization and analysis of weekly epidemiological dataPerform the daily data collection regarding curative consultationsParticipate to the weekly computerization and analysis of the medical dataReporting and attendance to different meetingsPrepare a weekly activities report to submit to team leaderParticipate in a pro-active way to MdM internal meetings (medical, security…)Participate to all the trainings organized by MDM

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