Overview

Job Description

Zulekha Hospital, Sharjah is hiring a Specialist Psychiatrist with MOH Evaluation.

Position Summary:

Deals with the prevention, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with mental illness.

Prerequisites:

Education: Doctor of Medicine with Specialization in Psychiatry

Experience : 3 plus working in a reputed Hospital

Job Responsibilities:

Examines patient, adopting a medical approach taking into account biological, psychological, and social/cultural perspectives.

Administers treatment by medication or various forms of psychotherapy.
Monitor the effects of psychiatric medications and involve ongoing therapeutic drug monitoring, for instance, full blood counts or, Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for serious and disabling conditions, especially those unresponsive to medication.
Assesses patient’s mental and physical condition, through interviewing the patient and often obtaining information collated from other sources such as other health and social care professionals, relatives, associates, law enforcement and emergency medical personnel, and psychiatric rating scales.
Handle chronic patients as well as less chronic patients of different age groups and gender.

CORE COMPETENCIES :

Expertise in psychiatry. Diagnosis and treatment
Judgment and Decision Making
Communication Skills
Interpersonal Skills
Counseling Skills
Leadership Skills
Empathy and sensitivity

Desired Candidate Profile
Zulekha Hospital, Sharjah is hiring a Specialist Psychiatrist with MOH Evaluation.

Position Summary:

Deals with the prevention, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients with mental illness.

Prerequisites:

Education: Doctor of Medicine with Specialization in Psychiatry

Experience : 3 plus working in a reputed Hospital

Job Responsibilities:

Examines patient, adopting a medical approach taking into account biological, psychological, and social/cultural perspectives.
Assesses patient’s mental and physical condition, through interviewing the patient and often obtaining information collated from other sources such as other health and social care professionals, relatives, associates, law enforcement and emergency medical personnel, and psychiatric rating scales.
Handle chronic patients as well as less chronic patients of different age groups and gender.
Administers treatment by medication or various forms of psychotherapy.
Monitor the effects of psychiatric medications and involve ongoing therapeutic drug monitoring, for instance, full blood counts or, Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for serious and disabling conditions, especially those unresponsive to medication.

About Zulekha Healthcare Group

The Zulekha Healthcare Group found its roots in 1964 when its creator Dr. Zulekha Daud moved from her native India to Sharjah, UAE in order to pursue her dream of serving people in need and offer affordable medical facilities to all.

From a young medical graduate to a practicing physician serving patients from all walks of life, Dr. Zulekha soon became a household name. Zulekha Hospital Sharjah is a full-fledged, multi-disciplinary hospital with outpatient and In-patient facilities. What started off as a 30 bed set up with basic facilities for gynecology, obstetrics, surgery, medicine, and pediatrics in 1992, today boasts of 185 beds, sprawled over an area of 300,000 square ft.