Clinical Officer Job (NGO)

Clinical Officer Job, Latest Medical Jobs,

Position Overview

To be responsible for achieve SHOCO’s health overall mandate by implementing clinical services policies at the allocated facility.

Location: Kibera

Responsibilities

  • Offer health care services to patients by taking history, examining patients, carry out investigations, prescribe treatment, follow-up of patients, and give health education talks.
  • Maintain and review patient records, charts and other pertinent information.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Guide and counsel patients, clients, and staff on health issues.
  • Respond to inquiries relating to patients, lab requests, x-rays, prescription requests, etc.
  • Coordinate appointments for specialist referrals, x-rays, lab tests, etc. and convey pertinent instructions and information to the patient.
  • Attend to clinical care centers patients and manage opportunistic infections.
  • Conduct continuous medical education and health educations as may be required.
  • Work with other team members and staff of other cadres in ensuring quality service provision.
  • Be accountable for any equipment assigned and report to the line manager as may be required.
  • Collect data and compile clinical reports.
  • Collect and compile data for research on clinical services.
  • Undergo coaching by more experienced clinical officers to achieve professional competences.
  • Apply the SHOFCO’s health standard treatment and patient management.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Medicine and Community Health or Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery.

Professional Qualifications

  • Registered clinical officer preferably trained at KMTC.
  • Registration with clinical officer’s council with Current Practicing license is mandatory

Other requirements (unique/job specific)

  • 3 years’ experience in a busy health facility
  • Basic HIV training/ experience
  • Ability to : Take medical history of the patient, Perform a thorough physical examination, Order appropriate investigations, Make correct diagnosis, Prescribe and treat and Do patient follow-up
  • Perform minor surgical procedures

Functional Skills

  • Adopting practical approaches
  • Inviting feedback
  • Making decisions
  • Meeting timescales

Behavioral Competencies/Attributes

  • Interacting with people
  • Taking action
  • Following procedures
  • Upholding standards

How To Apply

Interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed CV to   [email protected]   quoting their current and expected salaries. The Subject should clearly indicate the position being applied for. Applications without this information will not be considered. Shortlisting will be done on a roll out basis and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

N.B: Would you like us to consider you for a job opening? Boost your job search. .  It's FREE
Partagez et envoyez cette annonce à vos amis !
Medical Counsellor Job, Latest Medical Jobs, We are seeking for dynamic, competent and highly talented individuals to fill the following vacant positions:- Position: Medical Counsellor (1 Position), Reports: Head of…
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT:  QUALITATIVE FIELD INTERVIEWERS  FOR THE COVID-19 SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH STUDY IN KENYA The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an African-led and Africa-based international research…
Radiographer/Sonographer Job, Latest Medical Jobs, Job Title: Radiographer/Sonographer: REF/TNH/RS/11/20: (Contract), Location: Nairobi, Reporting to: the Chief Radiographer, Job Description The Nairobi Hospital, a leading health care institution in Eastern Africa…
Medical Laboratory Technologist Job, Current Laboratory Technologist Jobs, Opening date: 28 th Jan. 2021                                                                                          Closing date: 3 rd Feb. 2021 Port Florence Community Hospital (PFCH) is a registered company in…