Position: Specialist - Internal Medicine

No. of Vacancies: N/A

Job Responsibilities:

  • The incumbent will work as a specialist doctor in managing referred/complicated cases requires higher level of consultation/management. As such s/he will -
  • Examine patients and make diagnoses to determine the specific needs of treatment/management and/or any intervention
  • Review patient medical history and plan the best procedure for treatment.
  • Participate in the medical board for any complicated cases inclusive of surgical, obstetric or other cases
  • Treat internal disorders of all varieties of complicated/referred cases inclusive of patients under communicable diseases (complicated/referred TB cases, drug resistant cases, diagnosed HIV/AIDS cases, etc.), patients under non-communicable diseases (such as hypertension, diabetes, COPD, renal cases, CVD, Heart diseases etc., chronic and geriatric complications etc.)
  • Interpret results of investigation of specialized, complicated and referred cases and explain them to patients and attendants and referring doctors/consultants when required
  • Participate in hospital infection prevention initiatives, rational drug use, quality improvement initiatives at OPD and IPD services, services at HIV/AIDS centre with UH&FPO, RMO and other professional and administrative colleagues
  • Participate and guide in outbreak investigation, campaigns for prevention of epidemic prone diseases
  • Participate in guiding health screening and promotive activities and mentor medical doctors and field professional staff
  • Support public health programmes such as management of childhood illnesses, Nutrition, NCD screening, Public health initiatives of the Upzila Health Complex
  • Maintain the highest regard for patient dignity and observe the precepts of the Medical Ethics on Rights for patients.
  • Provide on-the-job training to other health staff and junior doctors on; advanced management practices and other quality best practices with the aim of improving patients' treatment outcomes; contribute in developing clinical protocols, guidelines and standards
  • Supervise and mentor nurses, medical students and other mid-level healthcare professionals;
  • Support health information management systems both for the MOHFW as well as IOM project; this should include but not limited to documentation and reporting through DHIS2, EWARS, maternal and new-borne morbidity and mortality information etc.
  • Always being available to attend and consult medical emergencies by being the first on-call if required.
  • Assists to prepare periodic reports and other requests for information as required
  • Liaises and coordinates with local Government and health authorities and other stakeholders with a view to strengthening of health care delivery systems
  • Assists the Upazila Health and Family Planning Officer UHFPO, IOM Health Coordinator and National Programme Officer in project monitoring and identifying priority health needs and other activities including but not limited to regular disease outbreak monitoring and reporting to the health authorities and take part in health awareness campaign, etc.
  • Facilitate referrals and assisted transportation of critical cases to functioning secondary health facilities or hospitals when required in accordance with organization mandate and procedures directly or through health partners;
  • Inform the secondary referral center about the referred case with significant medical condition to ensure proper and timely patient handling at the referral center upon arrival.
  • Provide physical or remote support in managing the critical cases in the primary health care centre or isolation and treatment centres for COVID19
  • Performs such other relevant duties assign by the line manager and supervisor.
  • Employment Status : Contractual

Educational Requirements: Completed university degree in Medical science (MBBS) with post-graduate qualification (FCPS, MD or equivalent degree) on Internal medicine or its relevant branches from an accredited academic institution.

Experience Requirements:

  • 5 year(s)

Additional Job Requirements

  • Good in written communication in English and Bangla
  • Computer skills in MS Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Strong Interpersonal skills.
  • At least five years of experience in relevant areas of specialization, i.e.: at secondary to tertiary level health facilities
  • Knowledge and experience with working in the field of public health will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent communication, analytical and interpersonal skills;
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills; courtesy, tact and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with people of diverse cultural and national backgrounds;
  • Well-developed skills in personal organization, priority setting, problem solving and writing; Strong client orientation and service approach with personal commitment, efficiency, flexibility, and drive for results;
  • High degree of judgment and initiative; ability to work with a high degree of independence within assigned areas.
  • Working experience in Cox's Bazar district and/or knowledge of the Forcedly Displaced Myanmar Nationals (FDMNs) will be a plus.
  • Competencies:
  • The incumbent is expected to demonstrate the following competencies
  • Accountability, Client Orientation, Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity and Initiative, Leadership and Negotiation, Performance Management, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Teamwork, Technological Awareness, Resource Mobilization
  • Job Location : Cox's Bazar

Salary 285426,

Job Level: Mid  Level Job

Please send your cv to
Interested candidates are requested to apply within February 17, 2023 with a complete CV with contact mobile/telephone number and a copy of recent passport size photograph.
Please mention "Specialist-Internal Medicine" at subject line of the e-mail. (Selection will be based on early application). Applications should be sent to; apply online also.
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Only short-listed candidates will be called for interview and the Interview will be conducted through Microsoft Teams.

Application Deadline: February 17,2023