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Anaesthetic Officer

Arua District

  • Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee
  • Location: Arua District
  • Grade: Level not specified
  • Occupational Groups:
  • Closing Date:

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The Anaesthetic Officer will be responsible for administering anaesthesia and managing patients in the theatre and post-operative patients.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Planning and budgeting for Anesthetic activities in the hospital.
  • Preparing patients for anesthesia and administering it.
  • Providing pre and post-operative care to patient.
  • Providing resuscitation services in case of emergency and disaster situations.
  • Maintaining anesthetic operational equipment and ensuring their functionality.
  • Requisitioning and accounting for anesthetic materials and sundries.
  • Supervising and appraising staff.
  • Adhering to professional and service code of conduct and ethics.
  • Supporting research activities.
  • Compiling and submitting reports to relevant authorities.


  • Provide regular feedback to the Medical Officer on activity in the theater including patients’ condition and progress.
  • Assist in preparation of reports

Key Working Relationships


Direct supervisor:Health facility incharge

Technical support:Medical Officer, Health facility incharge

Other: Supply Chain, Finance, Admin. staff


Govt. of Uganda:District Health Team and other district officials

Other:NGOs, INGOs and UN agencies working in the project region.
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