Physician - Cardiology

OH

Specialty Cardiology
Profession Physician

JOB SUMMARY
  • This is a physician position and is responsible for applying medical knowledge and skills to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of illnesses for patients within the Heart – Cardiovascular Medicine specialty at CCAD.  This position treats patients directly and/or may make referrals to different members of the health care professional team at CCAD

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Monitors and provides care to patients at CCAD within the Heart – CV Medicine specialty
  • Prescribes or administers medication, therapy and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease or injury
  • Analyzes records, reports and test results to diagnose patient’s medical condition
  • Interacts with patient to gather additional history and information about medical condition
  • Explains procedures and discusses test results or prescribed treatments with patient
  • Provides specific treatments and/or performs operations to treat patient medical conditions
  • Evaluates patient and records applicable notes about patient’s condition for purposes of serving as a record of treatment and/or making a possible referral to another member of the health care professional team
  • Liaises with other medical and non-medical staff at CCAD to ensure quality patient treatment. Performs surgical procedures and operations as appropriate

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Experience requirements are set by the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi and CCAD bylaws
  • To view the Professional Qualification Requirements set by the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi, please click: http://www.haad.ae/HAAD/tabid/927/Default.aspx
  • Please Note: According to CCAD bylaws, only physicians with qualifications from the following Tier 2 counties will be considered for Consultant Physician opportunities: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Spain and Switzerland
  • Ability to speak and write English is required; ability to speak and write Arabic is preferred