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Medical Officer

Vacancy Details

Reference No.

LM1

Synopsis

To provide clinical oversight, timely medical advice and ensure implementation of all medical matters relating to clinical apheresis patients, clinical staff, medical doctors managing clinical apheresis patients. To provide training to clinical staff and medical doctors managing clinical apheresis patients.

Description

IMPORTANT CONTACTS/LIAISES WITH:

  • Medical doctors 
  • Patients
  • Patient representatives
  • Stem cell donors
  • Stem cell transplant unit staff
  • Medical Specialist unit staff

Requirements

Education

  • MBCHB.
  • Registration with HPCSA.
  • Current GCP certification
  • Ideal: FCT part 1

Experience and knowledge requirements

Medical practitioner with 5 years experience managing hospital in-patients in academic hospital at medical officer level (internal medicine)
Ideal:
Additional experience as clinical trial medical officer, or clinical research associate or similar.
Additional experience working in a clinical quality system.

Other (knowledge and skills), e.g. understanding of relevant legislation; knowledge of relevant company procedures.

  • Understanding of extracorporeal modalities in clinical care (e.g. dialysis, apheresis).
  • Good clinical acumen in hospitalised patients.
  • Understanding of the clinical indications for the transfusion of blood products.
  • Work in person and remotely with teams of doctors, nurses, health administrative staff, blood bank staff.
  • Computer literacy: MS Office.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of hospital systems involved in patient care.

Position Type

Contract 9 - 12 months

Work Level

Skilled

Salary

Market Related

Industry

Pharmaceutical And Medical/Healthcare

Salary Type

Monthly

Benefits

N/A

Package

Cost To Company

Affirmative Action

No

Geographic Location

Gauteng