Clinical Officer

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: Ruiru
  • Job Title: Clinical Officer
  • Department: Clinical Services
  • Job Field: Medical / Health

Responsibilities

Plainsview Nursing Home Limited is seeking to employ a Clinical Officer who will be responsible for all the medical care of patients. To perform quality assurance assessments of services within the hospital.

Reporting to the Team Leader – Clinical Officer, the successful candidates will be responsible for the following amongst others:

  • Responding to medical/ health problems presented by patients including history taking, diagnosis, investigation, treatment and referral as appropriate; both at out-patient and in-patient.
  • Work Hand in Hand with the Medical Officer In-Charge of OPD and Other Clinicians and consultants.
  • Conducts patients Education.
  • Consult patients and prescribe appropriate treatment.
  • Monitor patients’ Health.
  • Maintaining confidentiality and impartiality.
  • Maintaining accurate medical records and other data collection as required for monitoring patients’ health.
  • Providing specialist clinics for specific conditions or for certain groups, e.g. diabetes.
  • Organizing preventative medical programs for individual patients.
  • Keeping up to date with medical developments, new drugs, treatments and medication, including complementary medicine.
  • Maintain accurate documentation.
  • Ensuring that patients receive the highest standard of medical care.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery from KMTC or any other recognized institution.
  • Registered by Kenya Clinical Officers Council.
  • Possession of valid practicing license from Clinical Officers Council.
  • Good communication skills, honest and good interpersonal skills.

How to Apply

If your background, experience and competence match the above specifications, please send us your application (cover letter & CV/Resume) to recruitment@plainsviewhospital.com not later than Monday 11th January 2020. Your CV/Resume MUST include full names, I.D No. and contact details of 3 referees.

NOTE

  • ONLY ONLINE applications will be accepted and ONLY SHORTLISTED candidates will be contacted.

Plainsview Nursing Home is an equal opportunity employer.

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