Registrar – Nephrology,Khamis Mushait, 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 of inpatient and outpatient clinical duties as assigned by the Consultant/Senior Registrar in accordancewith individually approved clinical privileges.
  • Participatesin the on-call duties as required by the department/division.
  • Participates in  the  improvement of  quality of  patient care  (Total Quality Management 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.
  • Reports and discusses all unusual findings, complication or alterations in the management plan, with the Consultant/SeniorRegistrar.
  • Fulfills the requirements of the Saudi Council for Health Specialties with regard to continuing medical education.
  • To work towards completing his postgraduate training and passing the Final Part of the Saudi Board or Membership.
  • Attends the Continuing Medical Education Programme of the department/division.
  • To acquire and maintain a valid certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
  • Participates  in approved research projects.
  • Shares workload  in his specialty during the absence of his colleagues.
  • 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 recognised  medical school.
  • Master Degree or equivalent qualification  in Nephrology
  • Saudi Board or equivalent  higher qualification  in General Medicine
  • Master Degree Holders must have a Minimum of three (3) years structured training/experience in Nephrology in a recognised centre of which one (1) year must be at Registrar Level.
  • Ability to assume greater responsibility  in 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 diplomacy to patient and staff alike.
  • Ability to work effectively  in a multi-cultural  environment






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