Intensivist - Consultant Intensive Care Medicine

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    Physician, Intensivist

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    Competitive package (tax free) with benefits

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Role: Consultant Intensive Care Medicine

Location: Riyadh Saudi Araba

Salary: SAR 60-70 K plus accommodation, flights, healthcare and child education allowance

Working hours: 48 per week. Weekends in Saudi Arabia are Friday and Saturday.

Role Details

tYou will join a team of intensivists working in a closed Intensive care unit (ICU) in a 200-bed hospital with Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation, certifying the facilities and medical care as equivalent to that of the USA. The senior medical staff are all board certified in western countries.

The hospital is part of a large private healthcare group in the Middle East, headquartered in Riyadh with facilities across the region. Patient demand for services is very strong.

Employment contracts are for 2 years and renewable by mutual consent.


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

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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