The King Fahad Medical City (KFMC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is seeking
board certified specialists in Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Emergency
Medicine. The KFMC Is a three year old large medical facility in the heart
of Riyadh the capital. It includes four large tertiary care hospitals:
Main, Children's, Wommens, and Rehab. There are separate adults and Peds
EDs. The adult ED cared for 35000 last year while Peds ED cared for 60000.
This is not surprising since 50% of Saudis are below the age of 20.
The adult ED consists of 8 full and part time certified emergency
specialists/internists and the Peds ED consists of 11 full and part time
certified PEM specialists/Pediatricians.
Beside clinical duties, attendings are expected to teach medical students,
residents, physicians, and nurses. Research is highly encouraged. As it's
a new facility, there are many opportunities in developing state of the
art Emergency Departments.
The benifits are very attractive including:
• Fully furnished accommodation within KFMC compound that is
maintenance free and includes gas, electricity, water, and local phone
service provide at no cost to you.
• Annual tickets for you , your wife and 2 children under the age
of 18 (from the point of contract)
• Employee Health coverage for you and your dependants
• Annual step increase
• Annual Vacation 35 days + 10 for Eid Holidays(5 for each Eid) and
1 National day
• Annual conference coverage will be an internal arrangement by the
It is also worth mentioning that there are no taxes what so ever in Saudi
Arabia and that the cost of living is very low here compared to other
countries around the world.
If working at King Fahad Medical City is something you think you would be
interested in kindly send your CV to the following:
Saleh Altamimi, MD, FRCPC, FAAP
Chairman, Emergency Medicine
King Fahad Medical City
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Tele: +966 1 465 6666 ext 1388 or 7931
Head, International Recruitment
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Tele: +966 1 465 6666 ext 8156 or 2023
Direct Fax: +966 1 416 1158
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