Medical Officer, P3, Baghdad Erbil Org. Setting and Reporting
This position is located within the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI). The Medical Officer will be based in Baghdad. The Medical Officer reports to the Chief Medical Officer.
Within delegated authority, the Medical Officer P-3 will be responsible for the following duties:
Clinical Duties: Undertakes day-to-day clinical duties, e.g. walk-in clinic, emergencies. Undertakes day-to-day occupational health duties: pre-placement and periodic medical examinations prepare UN staff for travelling providing immunizations, malaria prophylaxis, travel kits, etc. Refers staff to outside specialists as necessary. Follows-up with outside specialists. Provides health education and health promotion programs. Participates in addressing work environment and occupational health issues.
Medico Administrative Duties: Liaises with UN-Military Medical Units in the mission and host-nation medical facilities. Follows the United Nations... established policies and procedures regarding medical clearances, sick leave and medical evacuations/repatriations. Participates in drafting and implementation of business continuity and crises preparedness plans for the duty station/mission. Deputizes for a more senior Medical Officer during his/her absence.
Supervisory Administration: Manages day-to-day mission medical support operations by ensuring availability of medical supplies and proper functioning of medical equipment. Ensures appropriate training programs are implemented in order to maintain and develop the medical capabilities (e.g. health education, HIV/AIDS prevention, first aid and CPR).
General: Performs other related duties as required Erbil Iraq (+1 other)
Medical Officer, P3, Baghdad Erbil UNAMI - United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq Erbil