Registrar – Accident & Emergency, Saudi Arabia

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Abides by the Medical Staff Bylaws, Code of Medical Ethics, Rules and Regulations of the Medical Staff and those specific to the department/division.
  • Provides the highest attainable standard of medical care for the patients for whom he/she is responsible.
  • Carries out full range clinical duties as assigned by the Consultant/Senior Registrar in accordancewith individuallyapproved clinical privileges.
  • Participates in the on-call duties as required by the department/division.
  • Participates in the improvement of quality of patient care. (Total Quality Medicine Programme, Quality Assessment Improvement Programme) as applicable.
  • Instructs and guides when necessaryjunior medical staff in the overall care of patients, supervises their performance/workand contributes to the training and teaching activities in the department/division.
  • Fulfills the requirements of the Saudi Council for Health Specialties with regard to the continuing medical education.
  • Attends the Continuing Medical Education Programme of the department/divisionn
  • Works towards completing his post graduate training and passing the Final Part of his Board, Fellowshipor Membership.
  • Participates in approved research project.
  • Shares workload in his specialty during the absence of his colleagues.
  • To acquire and maintain a valid certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
  • Strives to improve his clinical expertise as well as standard of practice with regard to morbidity and cost effectiveness.
  • Participates in the Major Disaster Plan of the hospital, as indicated
  • Performs other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the realm of his/her knowledge, skills and abilities, within the hospital and/or affiliated medical facilities.


  • Graduate from a recognizedmedical university
  • Master Degree, First Part of Saudi Board or equivalent qualification in Surgery or Medicine.
  • Final Part of the Saudi Board in Medicineor Surgery.
  • Three (3) years specialisedexperiencein Medicine or Surgery in a recognised center.
  • Previous experience in EmergencyMedicine.
  • Ability to assume greater responsibilityin matters of patient care.
  • Commitment to learning and training in pursuance of a career in his chosen specialty.
  • Ability to deal calmly, with tact and diplomacyto patient and staff alike.
  • Ability to work in a multi-culturalenvironment.
  •  Ability to speak, write and read Arabic and English.


Emergency Medicine




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