Occupational Health Physician in Dubayy [Dubai], United Arab Emirates

at OfinityHealth

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

Job Description


One of the leading Hospitals in Dubai is in need of Occupational Physician Male or Female with DHA License

Job Summary
Adequate assessment of a patient’s health, based on the clinical and occupational history and clinical signs; understanding of the particular occupation involved; performance of further clinical examination, including further tests, as appropriate and making a competent assessment of the interaction between workers and their jobs taking into account health and safety issues.


Duties and Responsibilities
Ø Organize, maintain and control the activities in the Occupational Health (OH) department in our hospital;
Ø Manage the OH services; and develop and implement policies and procedures for the OH department;
Ø Responsible for assuring OH related training for employees of the OH department;
Ø Performs OH related consultations;
Ø Responsible for obtaining an OHSAS certified OH department and monitoring all processes in OH department in order to implement and maintain the OHSAS standards;
Ø Maintain the OHSAS manual for the OH department and responsible for informing the Hospital’s Management/Chairman regarding the development of the OH department, implementation of the international standards, conclusion of the audits (internal and external) and advice on occupational and environmental control;
Ø Participate in infection control related meetings organized by DOHMS;
Ø Coordinate with the other members of the hospital’s team for the inspections organized by DOHMS, JAFZA, EHS or other government companies (OH or Infection Control related);
Ø Report to the EHS regarding statistics and proposals for OH related issues;
Ø Supply the Marketing Department with information regarding medical subjects for the newsletters which are sent to clients;
Ø Support the ISO management representative and collaborate with all HOD’s and ISO auditors for the implementation and maintenanceof a proper International Management System within the hospital;
Ø Perform the following procedures: pre-employment check-up / periodical medical check-ups / off-shore and on-shore medical check-ups / executive medical check-ups / insurance medical check-ups etc.;
Ø Issue Occupational Fitness Certificates, Sports Fitness Certificates, Travelling Fitness Certificates etc.;
Ø May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals;
Ø Advise on occupational, environmental and product hazard control;
Ø In-Charge of investigations on the causes of occupational impairment of health;
Ø Prepare proposals for adequate medical check-ups (risks exposure or job description based);
Ø Provide interpretation of Pulmonary Function Test, Audiometry Test, ECG;
Ø Perform routine eye tests;
Ø Prepare reports including observations and recommendation for control and correction of hazards;
Ø Review OH related reports from GP’s and conduct worker studies to determine if diseases or illnesses are job related;
Ø Responsible for health surveillance and the maintenance of health records;
Ø Prepare OH related statistics and reports;
Ø Prepare awareness programs included in the Prevention Educational Health Programs, vaccination campaigns for companies, and wellness programs;
Ø Responsible for pre-departure medical check-ups (part of Travelling Medicine) and vaccination programs (part of Preventive Medicine);
Ø Responsible for OH related / Infectious Diseases Control and Prevention/ Vaccination for Cedars employees;
Ø Monitor sick leaves and approvals; prepare Incident/ Accident OH related reports and perform follow-ups for Cedars employees;
Ø Function as Co-chairman of the Infection Control Committee (JCI). This committee issues an Infection Control Book (prepared according to the DOHMS requirements and International Standards) and ensure that procedures related to Infection Control and OH are implemented and controlled;
Ø Maintenance of high standards of professional services to maintain the JCI and ISO accreditations;
Ø Performs any other task as assigned, which may be related to quality assurance, hospital committees and working groups.
Ø Ensure the compliance with approved policies, applicable laws and regulations
Ø Respond to any reports from inspecting and regulatory agencies
Ø Support good communication between professionals;
Ø Participate in the planning and development policies that guide the delivery of clinical services;
Ø Provide for the ethical practice of their professions; and
Ø Implement the organization’s quality improvement and patient safety program in the department.
Ø Select department or service level measures that consider:
• The organization’s measurement and improvement priorities that relate to the department or service;
• The evaluation of the provided services from sources including patient surveys and complaints;
• The need to unders

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