Medical Doctor Nurse Practitioner or Physician

22 Abr 2015 10:36 - 22 Abr 2015 10:37 #15708 por recruiter
Job Position
Medical Doctor Nurse Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
Medical Doctor Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Peace Corps Dominican Republic (PC/DR) seeks a Medical Doctor, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse, or Physician Assistant to serve as a contracted Peace Corps Medical Officer (PCMO) based in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The PCMO will provide health care to U.S. Peace Corps Volunteers in Dominican Republic and will work under the supervision of the Peace Corps Country Director in Dominican Republic and the Peace Corps Office of Medical Services in Washington, D.C.
Providing routine primary health care to Peace Corps Trainees and Volunteers including treatment of common illnesses and injuries in accordance with Peace Corps medical guidelines.
Providing individual short-term counseling on disease prevention, cultural adjustment issues, stress management and cross-cultural problems.
Responding to emergency medical situations.
Serving as a member of senior Peace Corps staff in Dominican Republic.
Designing and presenting health training sessions.
Conducing site visits to Peace Corps Volunteers throughout Dominican Republic.
Conducting administrative tasks of the medical office including budget and inventory management
Being available for alternate 24 hour on-call duty with the other two PCMO’s.

Graduate of accredited school. Medical Doctors must be a graduate of a school listed in this link, Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research
Current license to practice.
At least 2 years of experience in a professional practice, hospital or clinic setting.
Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written English at Level 4, or ability to test at Level 4 within 6 months of start date.
Willingness to be trained in electronic medical record keeping.
Willingness to work to the standards of US medical system.
Experience in managing mental health issues including counseling of patients.
Ability to conduct trainings on health related material.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Outlook.
Ability to work effectively as part of an intercultural team.
Hardworking, reliable and diligent with good inter-personal skills.
Willing to travel to sites in Dominican Republic outside of Santo Domingo.
Ability to pass a background check.
Valid Dominican ID (Cédula).
Valid Dominican driver’s license.
2 o más años de experiencia
Inglés: dominio del idioma (nativo ó 2do. idioma)
Requiere residencia actual en República Dominicana

Main area

Por Obra y Servicio

Working hours
Full time
8:00 am a 5:00 pm


Salario Vacacional, Regalía, Bonificación

Distrito Nacional

República Dominicana

How to apply?
Resume and cover letter emailed by May 1, 2015.
Application package can be requested at:
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