Doctor /Arztin/Arzt Job at International SOS in Stuttgart
International SOS is the world’s leading medical and security services company with over 10,000 employees working in 1,000 locations in 90 countries. We were founded on the principle of putting the patient first and this is still true today. Led by 5,200 medical professionals and 200 security specialists our teams work night and day to find solutions to protect our clients in whatever situation they may be facing; we assess, advise and assist from a medical, security and logistical perspective to help safeguard travellers internationally through providing invaluable local knowledge and expertise on a global scale.
International SOS Government Services administers the TRICARE Overseas Program (TOP) benefit, providing high-quality, accessible health care services for U.S. Military service members, family members, retirees, and other eligible beneficiaries overseas.
We are looking for a doctor to join us as a Near Patient Physician Lead to be responsible for providing clear medical leadership for our team of nurses in Germany. This role can be based anywhere in Germany.
This doctor serves as the liaison between the local staff, leadership at the Military Treatment Facilities and the local German healthcare providers to promote relationships and communication to ensure success of our patient experience program.
Key Responsibilities include:
Direct supervision and support of our team of nurses across Belgium.
Set clear standards, action plans and yearly performance appraisals for functional reports
Input and play an active role in oversee medical staff succession planning and development programs
Ensure that all operational delivery of medical services and patient care across the region meet the required standard of medical quality
Provide reports on the status of the program including interactions with the healthcare network and International SOS staff as well as any feedback to include compliments, complaints and suggestions
Drive strategic initiatives in the region
Ensure that patient’s information is stored appropriately
Support Quality Assurance initiatives
Demonstrate an understanding of the key contractual requirements and work closely with the Head of Medical Services to ensure that relationships with the US Department of Defense and US military operational leaders are positive
Visit designated locations across the country as required liaising with Military Commanders, staff, and medical providers
We are looking for someone who has flexibility to work a rostered on call pattern and travel within Eurasia and Africa region.
Medical Doctor with 5 years plus post-graduation experience
Senior management experience in leadership function – experience as a Medical Director or within medical management
Broad clinical and health care provision experience preferably gained internationally and/or in developing countries within General Practice, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Accident and Emergency, Aviation medicine, Anesthetics, ICU, Tropical Medicine, Aviation Medicine
Military health care system experience preferred
Experience of managing/coordinating international evacuations a distinct advantage
Team and performance management experience at a senior level
Client account management experience
Post graduate qualification in assistance focused specialty
Full registration to practice medicine in Germany
Fluent in English and German
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
Our company brings together remarkable people and enables them to be themselves. At International SOS, we offer a great working environment, thanks to our commitment to flexible working, diversity and development.
We celebrate diversity on a global scale. We encourage every colleague to bring their personal best by creating an atmosphere of inclusion and equal support. Our success is the result of diverse ideas, skills and cross-cultural understanding.
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About the Company
Company: International SOS
Company Location: Stuttgart