Pediatric Critical Care Specialist Jobs in Dubai at NMC Healthcare

Title: Pediatric Critical Care Specialist

Company: NMC Healthcare

Location: Dubai

NMC Healthcare is the most trusted and the largest private healthcare company in the UAE for over 40 years. With a dedicated team of doctors and paramedical and support personnel, NMC owns and manage numerous healthcare facilities globally and treat millions of patients worldwide every year. The company has specialized verticals that include Multi-Specialty Care, Maternity and Fertility, Long-Term and Home Care, Medical Centres, Day Surgery Centres, Operations and Management.

We at NMC facilitate a challenging and motivating work environment that enables ample scope for career growth and development. We create a conducive work culture that attracts, retain and help talented and committed individuals grow. We encourage lifelong learning and deliver the best care to our customers and strive towards creating a world-class platform for nurturing the professionals of tomorrow.

Job Summary:

The Pediatrician will be responsible for attending ambulatory and hospitalized patients in the age group from birth to the 14th birthday, including cases of all degrees of complexity, according to approved standards of medicine. Work is performed to meet established medical ethical and legal rules in the field of pediatrics and by observing practices and procedures as required by Medical Services. This embraces the medical standards required in such fields as infectious diseases, cardiology, gastroenterology, central nervous system, hematology, endocrinology and other fields of pediatrics. Supervision is minimal due to the nature of the work involved. The majority of professional problems encountered are solved without reference to the HOD, who is informed of unusual problems or actions taken regarding unusual cases.


Performs the professional duties of a pediatric critical care doctor

To perform his duties on the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and provide support for very sick children across the hospital in-patient setting, namely the Emergency Department, Operating rooms and the Pediatric Ward

Performs general or special examinations and other procedures covering the full scope of the field of pediatric critical care. Orders laboratory examinations and x-rays, determines diagnosis, prescribes nursing and dietary care necessary, orders or applies such preventive measures as required, provides life-saving intervention relating to airway, breathing and circulatory support of the critically ill child

Serves as pediatric consultant to in-patient services relating to children such as pediatrics’, pediatric surgery and the emergency room

Provides in-patient care to the children up to the age of 18 years

Serves as a specialist in pediatric intensive care providing consultative services to the other Medical specializations

Provides technical assistance to pediatric patients, such as airway, breathing and circulatory support

Reviews journals, texts or periodicals in order to keep current on latest techniques, procedures, drugs and therapy

Participates in scheduled in-service training programs and in the regular Physicians’ Conference

Performs other miscellaneous related duties as requested

Ensures, Performs, Responsible for hospitalized patients whose condition requires medical care at the specialty level and or artificial airway, ventilator and circulatory support

Day-to-day care for all children on requiring Critical Care

To evaluate, resuscitate and manage critically ill children including those with vital organ and system f…

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