Tawam Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine Affiliation seeks highly skilled in clinical & academic Pediatric Critical Care Consultant, responsible for the curative needs for Infants, children, and adolescents with a life-threatening medical or surgical condition arising from illness or injury.
SEHA is health in Arabic. The Abu Dhabi Health Services Company –whose corporate identity is SEHA – is an independent, public joint stock company created to manage and develop the curative activities of the public hospitals and clinics of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. SEHA is committed to providing quality, cost effective healthcare on par with international standards measured through accessibility, affordability, choice and satisfaction. Today, the SEHA Health System consists of 12 hospitals with 2,644 beds, 46 Primary Healthcare Clinic, 10 Disease Prevention and Screening Center, 3 Mobile Clinics, 1 School Clinic, 2 Blood banks,4 Dental Centres, 2 Employee Healthcare Center, and 1 Vaccination Center. It is the largest healthcare network in the UAE, providing a continuum of care to residents and utilizing leading-edge technologies. SEHA’s facilities accommodate 100,000 inpatients annually and conduct 41,000 surgeries, as well as treating more than five million outpatients.
About Tawam Hospital
Tawam Hospital, in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine, is a premier 469-bed tertiary care facility located in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi; one of the largest hospitals in the United Arab Emirates, with over 22,000 admissions in every year and an average 73% occupancy rate. The Hospital’s Paediatric Department provides a complete range of paediatric services and facilities to meet the unique needs of children and their families. World class paediatrician and paediatric sub-specialties ensures comprehensive care for childhood diseases and conditions within a family focused environment, using state-of-the-art technology and the very latest medical treatments.
About Johns Hopkins Medicine
When The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine were established in Baltimore, USA, over a century ago, the founding physicians had a goal: to lead the world in treating diseases. Today, the name Johns Hopkins is synonymous with just that. Johns Hopkins Medicine continues to provide international leadership in the education of physicians and medical scientists, in biomedical research, and in the application of medical knowledge to sustain health.
American Board Certified Pediatric Critical Care, UK CCST Pediatric Intensive Care Cetified Canadian Royal Colleges Board Certified Pediatric Critical Care Austalia & New Zealand Royal Colleges Pediatric Critical Care
And other Western Countries Certification by which can be verified by 2017 issue of Professional Qualification Regulation of the United Arab Emirates.
5 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: SEHA - Tawam Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine provides competitive salary benefits and packages which can be discussed upon application.
Internal Number: 001
About Tawam Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine Affiliation
Tawam Hospital, in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine, is a premier 455-bed tertiary care facility located in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi; one of the largest hospitals in the United Arab Emirates.
With over 22,000 admissions in 2012 and an average 73 percent occupancy rate, Tawam offers services in specialties including oncology, neonatal care, emergency medicine, intensive care, surgery, urology, family medicine, fertility services, neurosurgery, nephrology, pediatrics , pain management, internal medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.
Tawam serves as a regional referral center for specialized medical care and is a national referral center for oncology services. Tawam Hospital received program accreditation in 2012 from the American College of Graduate Medical Education – International, and is a recognized intern, resident, and fellowship training site for the Arab Medical Board. Tawam Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission International Accreditation, last renewed in 2012, and its laboratory services are accredited by the College of American Pathology.
With an average of 330 daily inpatients, Tawam Hospital is the preferred destination for quality medical care in the UAE. In... 2012, the ER unit received over 116,000 patients, and hospital clinic visits exceeded 489,000. Tawam’s team of renowned surgeons performed over 7,700 surgeries during the year, while the dental clinic served over 84,000 patients. During the year, Tawam adopted a single room model in its medical and surgical wards, upgraded the pediatric extended care unit to 10 beds, expanded and relocated its In-vitro Fertilization Unit, remodeled a surgical unit, expanded our Endoscopy Unit, added 19 private rooms to our oncology program, and provided additional special needs parking spaces to serve our clients better. Innovations in clinical care were adopted to treat patients using an evidence-based approach during life-threatening situations to include formation of the ICU Outreach Team and implementation of a Pediatric Early Warning Score process and Rapid Response Team.
More than 4,100 babies were born at Tawam Hospital in 2012. In the same year, the hospital performed over 18,300 CT/MRI procedures, 110,000 radiology exams, 120,000 physiotherapy/ occupational therapy procedures and more than 3,400,000 laboratory tests. The average length of stay at Tawam Hospital in 2012 was 5.45 days.
Tawam Hospital actively recruits and engages a national workforce. On average, the Emiratization rate at Tawam is 16 percent. Tawam Hospital is part of the SEHA Health System, owned and operated by Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) which is responsible for the curative activities of all the public hospitals and clinics of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.