AngloGold Ashanti Ghana: Medical Officer

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4 Sep, 2010

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Healthcare Jobs in Ghana

Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, the company has 21 operations on 4 continents and a number of exploration programmes in both the established and new gold-producing regions of the world. AngloGold Ashanti Ghana recruits Medical Officer

Job Description

Major Position Responsibilities:

Run out-patients and other clinics
Provide emergency care
Initiate management plan for patients
Reports on the patient progress to the SMO/Specialist/Consultants (where applicable)
Undertake out-of-hours duties
Assist/perform surgical operations/procedures within competency
Appropriately refer patients outside competency
Provide support and information to patients/relatives as and when necessary
Engage in health promotion activities in the community
Report and investigate epidemics/outbreak of diseases
Conduct/participate in:
Ward Rounds
Clinical meetings
Morbidity/mortality meetings
Clinico-Pathological conferences
General staff meetings etc
Provide in-patient care
Carry out any other tasks that may be assigned by the Medical Services Manager or the Mine Management
Required Skills or Experience

Work Experience and Qualification:


Basic degree in Medicine, MB.ChB, or its equivalent from a recognised institution
Permanent & Current Certification of Registration with the Medical and Dental Council
Must have completed at least three years post-qualification training in an accredited institution
Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Supervisory/team leader experience
Experience of managing and organising own workload
Have general experience in all aspects of hospital services
Knowledge of GHS Patients’ Charter
Knowledge and understanding of the MOH/GHS administrative set up and policies
Knowledge of Health and Safety
Knowledge and understanding of quality assurance issues
Knowledge of Hospital Protocols
General Knowledge in health related issues
Skills & Attributes:
Surgical skills
Life Support/resuscitation skills
Report writing skills
Excellent interpersonal skills to liaise with personnel at all levels
Problem solving skills
Ability to demonstrate and participate in effective team work
Ability to relate to people from differing backgrounds
IT skills
Supervisory skills
Analytical skills
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to initiate and maintain clear, concise documentation
Ability to use own initiative
Ability to prioritise activities and react quickly to changes in requirements

How To Apply

Interested Ghanaians with the above qualification and experience should address their application letters, with detailed CV including three referees to:

The Executive Manager – Human Resources
Attention: Staffing Manager
AngloGold Ashanti (GH) Limited
P. O. Box 10
The Divisional Staffing Manager
AngloGold Ashanti (GH) Limited
P. O. Box 2665
Gold House

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