- Job Type: Full Time
- Location: Ruiru
- Job Title: Clinical Officer
- Department: Clinical Services
- Job Field: Medical / Health
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.
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org not later than Monday 11th January 2020. Your CV/Resume MUST include full names, I.D No. and contact details of 3 referees.
- ONLY ONLINE applications will be accepted and ONLY SHORTLISTED candidates will be contacted.
Plainsview Nursing Home is an equal opportunity employer.