1 Manages patient care under the supervision of Registrars and Consultants, and ensures a detailed history and physical examination are done for each presentation/admission, and documents these findings on their medical record.
2 Communicates with patients about their condition and management, or with the immediate family if the patient is unable to comprehend within their scope of knowledge and understanding, and counsel patients and relatives as necessary (within scope of knowledge and understanding of the situation).
3 Ensures effective discharge planning occurs with involvement of the patient, family and/or other care providers;
a. Completes discharge summaries promptly, ensuring patients, General Practitioners and other care providers have adequate information to continue care.
b. Ensures discharge summaries are succinct and include all medical conditions, comorbidities, complications, procedures and treatments/medication list.
c. Arranges discharge medications, in advance whenever possible.
4 Completes consultation requests for other medical specialties, allied health and other health care professionals.
5 Completes documentation required at the time of death, including death certificate or referral to Coroner and telephones the General Practitioner to advise of death.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Up to ₹45,000.00 per month
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