Chief Medical Director in Lagos, Nigeria

at Bevas Logistics Ltd

Healthcare / Medical
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

The  Chief  Medical  Officer  is  the  officer  of  the  Board  in  charge  of  its  Medical
Department and shall report to the Deputy Chairman
and Chairman.
He/She must make himself/herself conversant with all the relevant acts, rules and
regulations  and  government  orders  that  may  be  in  force  from  time  to  time  and
must  see  that  they  are  fully  observed  so  far  as  they  relate  to  the  working  of
his/her Department.
Chief  Medical  Officer  is  the  overall  in  charge  of the  general  administration  and
discipline of the Medical Department.
He/She  is  responsible  for  ensuring  the  smooth  delivery  of  health  care  to  the employees of the Trust and their families.
He/She is responsible for preparing the Budget Estimate and the Revised Budget
Estimate of the Department every year.
He/She  is  responsible for  taking  action for  procurement  of  Medical  and  Surgical
stores every year.
He/She  is  responsible  for  preparing  plan  and  non-plan  proposals  for  hospital
buildings and hospital equipments, etc. and submit it to Chairman.
He/She  will  submit  annually  an  administration  report  on  the  working  of  the
He/She   will   conduct   surprise   inspection   of   the   Hospital   and   Dispensaries
attached to the Department. 
He/She   will   accompany   the   Deputy   Chairman/Chairman on   his   inspection
whenever required.
He/She  will  conduct  periodical  progress  and  review meetings  of  the  Medical Department. 
He/She is responsible     for     conducting     training     prog
rammes  and recommending/sponsoring  officers/employees   of   the  Department  for  various training programmes. 
He/  She  is  responsible  for  filling  up  of  vacant  posts  through  recruitment  /
promotions  to  fulfill  the  requirement  of  the  department  in  accordance  with  the
rules and regulations in force. 
He/She is responsible for tendering and award of Diet, Laundry and Bio-medical
Waste disposal contracts.
He/She will sanction leave for second level officers


Direct and coordinate the medical management, quality improvement and credentialing functions for the assigned business unit based on, and in support of the strategic plan, establishing the strategic vision and attendant policies and procedures.

  • Serves as clinical advisor to and educator of medical management staff making sure correct clinical judgment is applied to all medical management determinations.
  • Oversees internal medical review guidelines to ensure clinical integrity and compliance and acts as a resource for staff members throughout the operation.
  • Coordinates with other departments, the responses needed to address regulatory accreditation concerns pertaining to medical management issues
  • Performs medical review activities pertaining to utilization review, quality assurance, and medical review of complex, controversial, or experimental medical services.
  • Facilitates the achievement of the Medical Management Program goals through an effective health services delivery system.
  • Responsible for physician review and oversight of all potential adverse determinations including pre-certifications/prior authorizations, concurrent review and appeals/retrospective review.
  • Responsible for HEDIS improvement and strategy.
  • Actively participates in the auditing process of medical management processes and corrective action team projects for medical management
  • Achieves utilization, cost management and quality goals.
  • Participates and advises in the development of corporate medical policies for UM, pharmacy, and new technology



Education/Experience: Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy, board certified in a specialty recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialists. Volunteer patient care required. Previous experience as Medical Director is preferred. Master’s degree in Business Administration, Public Health, Healthcare Administration or related field preferred.

License/Certificates: Board Certification through American Board of Medical Specialists. Current state medical license without restrictions.

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