Family Physician - General Practitioner

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    Physician, General Practitioner

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    Competitive package (tax free) with benefits

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    about 1 year ago

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Bilingual Arabic and English-speaking Family Medicine Physicians sought for new full time roles in Riyadh. Excellent competitive pay rates offered with full benefits package, all tax free. These positions are with a long established private healthcare company operating modern well equipped hospitals and clinics across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The Role

You will join a team of family physicians working in a hospital family medicine clinic with full laboratory, radiology and specialist support. Patient case load is high with a strong demand for services. Enhanced skills and special interests can be accommodated.

Working hours are 48 per week with a 6 day working week and 30 days annual leave per year. Contracts are 2 years duration.

You need to have

  • a board certification in Family Medicine / General Practice obtained after a structured family medicine residency programme in a western country ie USA Canada UK Ireland France Germany Australia New Zealand South Africa etc
  • Fluent Arabic and English communication
  • Valid unrestricted licence in country of current practise
  • A Data Flow Report will be needed before starting work.

The Employer

The private company owns and operates extensive healthcare facilities in Saudi Arabia and the UAE and is expanding its services throughout the Gulf states opening hospitals and polyclinics providing primary, secondary and selected tertiary care. Facilities hold JCI accreditation and are renowned for the provision of American standards of healthcare.

You can expect to work in modern, well equipped facilities with generous remuneration which includes tax free income and a package of benefits with free accommodation and healthcare. 

The Location

Riyadh is the capital city of Saudi Arabia and the centre of political, economic, commercial and financial activity in the country. Designated a global city, it has a population of almost 7 million and excellent transport links to the rest of the Middle East, Europe and Asia.


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