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Nephrology, Consultant Physician

Date: Feb 12, 2014

Location: Abu Dhabi

Hospital: Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Facility: Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Professional Area: Physician , International Experience

Department: Nephrology, Department Of

Job Code: 1017

Job Details:

JOB SUMMARY This is a physician position and is responsible for applying medical knowledge and skills to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of illnesses for patients within the Nephrology specialty at CCAD.  This position treats patients directly and/or may make referrals to different members of the health care professional team at CCAD.


Monitors and provides care to patients at CCAD within the Nephrology specialtyPrescribes or administers medication, therapy and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease or injuryAnalyzes records, reports and test results to diagnose patient’s medical conditionInteracts with patient to gather additional history and information about medical conditionExplains procedures and discusses test results or prescribed treatments with patientProvides specific treatments and/or performs operations to treat patient medical conditionsEvaluates patient and records applicable notes about patient’s condition for purposes of serving as a record of treatment and/or making a possible referral to another member of the health care professional teamLiaisons with other medical and non-medical staff at CCAD to ensure quality patient treatmentPerforms surgical procedures and operations as appropriate


For physicians from Tier 1 countries, a minimum of two (2) years relevant experience is requiredFor physicians from Tiers 2 countries, a minimum of eight (8) years full-time employment by a World Health Organization (WHO) listed medical school or a fully JCI, Canadian or Australian accredited hospital is requiredDemonstrated expertise in specialty practice areaDemonstrated exceptional customer service skills with patients, staff and other physiciansAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and staffAbility to maintain confidentiality and protect sensitive data at all timesStrong organizational and interpersonal skillsStrong oral and written communication skills


Current national medical license or equivalent is required  

For details on the Professional Qualification Requirements set by the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi, please click here, and refer to pages 13-19 of the document.

View a message from the Chairman Medical Subspecialties, Dr. Hussein Saadi 

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