Directline Assurance Medical Doctor Job in Kenya

Directline Assurance Company Limited


We are looking for a motivated and qualified professional to fill the position of Medical Doctor.

Overall Purpose of the Job: The Medical Doctor is responsible for managing and providing leadership to the medical department, re-examination of road traffic accident victims, analysis, interpretation and verification of medical records pertaining to accident claims.


Key Roles and Responsibilities


  • Re-examination of road traffic accident victims in order to provide a second opinion.
  • Ensuring that the diagnosis and treatment is consistent with injuries sustained in the road traffic accident.
  • Analysis, interpretation and verification of medical records pertaining to accident claims.
  • Referral of accident victims for specialist review when necessary.
  • Organizing for a specialist panel of doctors in his jurisdiction to cover the various array of injuries e.g. dental, orthopedic, gynecologic etc.
  • Testifying in Court in regards to the extent and severity of injuries sustained as a result of the Road Traffic Accident.
  • Visiting seriously injured patients to verify the extent of the injuries.
  • Liaising with other medical and non-medical staff in the various hospitals to confirm that claimant was treated in the specified health facility.
  • Liaising with a view of working together with other medical staff in their given area- e.g. Medical Superintendents, Chief Records officers and other staff from the District / Provincial / other Hospitals in their jurisdiction.
  • Increasingly undertaking managerial responsibilities such as planning the workload and staffing of the department.
  • Preparation of medical reports and statistics.


    Skills and Attributes


  • High integrity and ethical level; Able to maintain utmost confidentiality of information in their possession
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal,
    negotiation and presentation skills
  • Have great attention to detail and able to get things done to completion
  • High attention to detail and excellent analytical skills
  • Self-motivated, confident and outgoing personality

    Technical / Functional Skills

  • Analysis of medical claims arising from road traffic accidents.

    Knowledge

  • Basic MS office skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
  • Superior analytical and report writing skills.
  • High moral and ethical standards with independence of mind and ability to defend his/her position on significant issues.

    Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery(MBChB)
  • Registered with the KMP&DB
  • Valid current registration certificate

    Experience

  • 3 years working experience in a busy health facility post internship
  • Working experience in the insurance industry is an added advantage

    Application Instructions

    If you qualify for the above advertised role, kindly send us a detailed CV and Application Letter clearly demonstrating your fit as per the roles & responsibilities and the person specifications (academic/professional qualifications, experience, skills & attributes) listed above.

    Applications that do not conform to the Application Instructions will not be considered.

    Kindly send your application documents to [email protected] to reach us on or before 5.00pm 31st August, 2018.


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