General Practitioners at DEDA Hospital

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

JOB TITLE: General Practitioner

Employment Type: Full Time


  • Undertaking patient consultations and physical examinations
  • Organising workloads
  • Performing surgical procedures
  • Providing general pre- and post-operative care
  • Monitoring and administering medication
  • Assessing and planning treatment requirements
  • Liaising daily with staff including other doctors, non-medical management staff and healthcare professionals
  • Writing reports and maintaining records
  • Promoting health education
  • Provides overall leadership and direction to other medical / clinical Officers.
  • Ensures maintenance of ethical and professional standards.
  • Exercises independent judgement when providing leadership and direction in the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of all divisional programs.
  • Proven in-depth knowledge of modern medical developments, and principles and practices of medicine.
  • Proven ability to manage a multi-faceted health organization.
  • Keeping consultants and other medical officers informed about the care of their patients.


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from a recognised university with relevant professional license.
  • Minimum of 3 years Post NYSC experience.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to work long hours, often under pressure
  • Good practical skills
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Effective decision-making skills
  • Leadership and management skills
  • Communication skills, compassion and a good bedside manner
  • Experience with Neonates.

Interested and qualified candidates should send their detailed CV in MS Word or PDF only & a Cover Letter listing job duties at each place of work experience to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.