Consultant Cardiologist at Cedarcrest Hospitals Limited

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Consultant Cardiologist

Location: Abuja
Employment Type: Full time

The Role

  • The Cardiologist who reports to the Executive Director/Head of Medicine is responsible for the management of general medical patients and specifically for cardiovascular patients.
  • The incumbent will be responsible for diagnosing, treating, and preventing heart and/or cardiovascular conditions through non-invasive procedures or, when necessary, surgical intervention.


  • Evaluating and managing cardiac and its associated disorders.
  • Referring patients to surgeons as appropriate
  • Evaluating and managing general medical cases.
  • Recommending and administering other services as required
  • Run clinics, manage emergency and admitted patients
  • Perform procedures like echocardiograms, stress test, holter tests etc
  • Able to organise and coordinate the function of the cardiac suite while also assisting in the running of the cardiac catheterization laboratory
  • Able to appropriately prescribe the best modality of intervention as required
  • Advise and assist with interventional cardiology and cardiac surgeries when needed
  • Monitor patient progress pre and post-procedure
  • Understudy with the interventional cardiologist with the goal of becoming proficient in these procedures
  • Liaise with medical professionals in the community and hospitals
  • Run clinics, manage emergencies and admitted patients
  • Administrative and audit duties
  • Research and education/training
  • Pursue ongoing and continuing education to stay on top of the latest research findings
  • Other duties as may be required from time to time


  • Bachelor of Medicine (MBBS) registered with MDCN with a valid practicing license.
  • Fellow of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria or the West African College of physician or its equivalent with sub specialization in cardiology
  • Years of practicing as a Cardiologist
  • Extensive knowledge of modern cardiology practices and technology
  • Extreme attention to detail.
  • Caring and compassionate bedside manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills Organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent decision-making skills and communication.
  • Outstanding practical and diagnostic skills.
  • Great team work spirit, management and leadership skills.

Special Conditions

  • Employment is contingent on passing a medical screening conducted by the hospital
  • The employee will be subject to various testing including but not limited to drug and medical testing throughout the tenure of their employment
  • Knowledge of workflow processes.

Application Deadline
22nd October, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover letter to: using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.

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