Staff Physician, Gynecologic Oncologist

Abu Dhabi
Nov 20, 2021
Position Type

This is a physician position and is responsible for applying medical knowledge and skills to the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of illnesses for patients within the Surgical Subspecialities Institute (primary) and Oncology Institute (secondary) - Gynecologic Oncology specialty at CCAD. This position treats patients directly and/or may make referrals to different members of the health care professional team at CCAD.


- Monitors and provides care to patients at CCAD within the Oncology Insitute and Surgical Subspecialties - Oncology and Gynecology specialties

- Prescribes or administers medication, therapy and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease or injury

- Analyzes records, reports and test results to diagnose patients medical condition

- Interacts with patient to gather additional history and information about medical condition

- Explains procedures and discusses test results or prescribed treatments with patient

- Provides specific treatments and/or performs operations to treat patient medical conditions, as appropriate

- Evaluates patient and records applicable notes about patients condition for purposes of serving as a record of treatment and/or making a possible referral to another member of the health care medical staff team

- Liaisons with other medical and non-medical staff at CCAD to ensure quality patient treatment

- Performs surgical procedures and operations as appropriate

- Supplies and provides care in a culturally appropriate and sensitive manner

- Follows ethical and regulatory guidelines

- Takes part in administrative functions that ensure the continued operations of the clinical environment, such as committees, task forces and performance improvement measures

- Adheres to individual approved clinical privileges, as well as to all policies and procedures of the Medical Staff


- For Physicians from Tier 1 countries, not less than two (2) years additional experience post qualification

- For Physicians from Tier 2 countries, not less than five (5) years additional experience post qualification

- Must hold a valid License/ Registration to practice in their home country and/or country of last employment (where applicable)

- Should meet the Maintenance of Certification requirements (where applicable)

- Demonstrated ability to effectively manage a team of health care professionals

- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and staff

- Ability to speak and write in English is required


- MD, MBBS, MBChB or DO (only if the specialization is obtained from one of the following: American Board of Medical Specialties or Certificates of Specializations of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) or equivalent qualification from an accredited Institution and completion of specialty qualification as per the Recognized Specialty Certificate table listed in Healthcare Professionals Qualification Requirements 2017


Typical physical demands include a moderate degree of dexterity to perform surgical procedures and mobility sufficient to attend meetings in clinical departments throughout CCAD.


All employees will embrace the CCAD mission, vision and values and be responsible for adhering to the core values of the institution, including: Patients First , Collaboration , Mutual Respect , Quality , Patient Safety , Integrity , Cultural Sensitivity and Compassion .

All employees are also expected to meet the standards of performance outlined in the Organization-Wide Competencies listed below as applied to the position.

Customer Service Orientation includes attitude, behavior, interpersonal skill and problem solving that enable an employee to respond to internal and external customer needs and expectations in a positive manner. Adaptability including teamwork, flexibility needed to fulfill job responsibilities, adapting to changes in work environment and accepting supervisory feedback. Efficiency and Effectiveness includes quantity and quality of desired work, as well as organization skills necessary to perform successfully. Essential Job Requirements includes adherence to all relevant policies, procedures and guidelines affecting the work environment, as well as maintenance of required competencies and communication skills. Managerial Responsibilities includes overall accountability for assigned work group relative to operational goals, personnel requirements and budgetary constraints.