General Practitioner at A Healthcare Company

Hamilton Lloyd and Associates - Our client is a healthcare company head quartered in Port Harcourt. They are currently in need of suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:Job Title: General PractitionerLocation: Port Harcourt, RiversJob SummaryThe General Practitioner shall provide high quality medical care by examining patients and treating diseases.He/she will also undertake tasks aiming for prevention and promotion of healthy habits.The incumbent must be very knowledgeable in regards to diseases, epidemiology and other medical conditions and can interpret symptoms and diagnose conditions.Job ResponsibilitiesConduct routine check-ups to patients to assess their health condition and discover possible issuesGive appropriate advice for healthy habits (diet, hygiene etc.) and preventative actions to promote overall healthConduct examinations to ill patients and evaluate symptoms to determine their conditionAsk intuitive questions to discover causes of illnessReach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and the patient’s medical historyPrescribe and interpret lab tests to obtain more information for underlying infections or abnormalitiesPrescribe medications or drugs and provide comprehensive instructions for administrationCollaborate with other physicians, physician assistants and nurses to form a high performing medical teamExamine and provide treatments to injuries and refer patients to other physicians when needed (ophthalmologists, orthopedists, neurologists etc.)Keep records of patients’ diseases, operations or other significant information (e.g. allergic episodes)Cultivate a climate of trust and compassion for patientsRemain up-to-speed with developments and best practices in medicine by attending conferences and seminars

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