Medical Officer and Nursing Jobs in a Medical Facility in Lagos

Anadach Consulting – Our client is a growing family practice in Lagos
that places strong emphasis on the delivery of high quality
patient-centered family medicine.   As a result of expansion and
initiatives aimed at delivering increased value to patients’
experience, career opportunities exist for high performing professionals
that can contribute in a rapidly growing organization.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Medical Officer
The Role

  • A hands on professional who sees herself as counselor and friend to the patients.
  • She will provide primary contact and continuous care toward the
    management of patients’ health and will be expected to assess and treat a
    wide range of conditions, ailments and injuries.
  • She will report directly to the Medical Director.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Diagnose illnesses, prescribe and administer treatment for
    people suffering from a wide spectrum of diseases and minor injuries
    (including referring to specialists as required).
  • Obtain medical histories, order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests.
  • Provide competent patient-centered care that addresses health needs and promotes wellness.
  • Provide health education as required to promote wellness and adequate chronic disease management.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Candidate must possess MBBS with at least 5 years post NYSC experience covering different specialties.
  • Post graduate degree in Family Medicine, Public Health, or any relevant additional degree would be an advantage
  • Candidate must possess current practicing license.

Key Competencies and Attributes

  • Should have good clinical acumen (excellent history taking,
    physical examination, requesting appropriate investigations to arrive at
    accurate diagnoses)
  • Commitment to safety and quality of care and ability to thrive
    in an environment of continuous but logical and thoughtful change.
  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Good team player with proven organizational and administrative skills
  • Female Between 35 – 40 years
  • Should be pleasant, patient and honest
  • proficiency in procedures like suturing, IV catheterization,
    urethral catheterization, ear syringing, cervical cytology, IUCD
    insertion and removal.
  • Should have good documentation abilities to prepare high quality summaries and reports
  • Conversant with technology (previous experience in use of electronic medical record system would be an asset)
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Job Title: Nurse
The Role

  • The selected candidate will be responsible for the delivery of
    basic nursing care to patients. Supported by a senior nurse within the
    practice, she will deliver care within the boundaries of her role,
    focusing upon supporting patients to be healthy, disease prevention and
    screening activities.
  • She will work collaboratively with the rest of the practice team to meet the needs of patients.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the rest of the medical team to assess, plan, develop,
    implement and evaluate programmes to promote health and well-being of
  • Assist physicians in the delivery of high quality patient care.
  • Support patients to adopt health promotion strategies that
    promote patients to live healthy and encourage principles of self-care.
  • Implement and participate in vaccination and immunization programmes for both adults and children.
  • Promote and deliver evidence-based care for patients
  • Work effectively with the team to clearly define values, direction and policies impacting upon care delivery
  • Participate in team activities that create opportunities to improve patient care

Qualifications and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. Additional degree in Public Health, Mid-wifery is essential.
  • Minimum of four years post qualification experience.

Key Competencies and Attributes:

  • Diligent and hardworking
  • Detail oriented and ability to multitask
  • An uncompromising focus on excellent service delivery
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good client interaction and relationship management skills
  • Computer literate
  • Commitment to safety and quality of care and ability to thrive
    in an environment of continuous but logical and thoughtful change.
  • Good team player with proven organizational and administrative skills
  • Should be pleasant, patient and honest.
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How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover letters and CV’s to:

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