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Summary

Job Title: MEDICAL OFFICER

Reports to: MEDICAL OFFICER INCHARGE

Department: CLINICAL

Job Purpose: The job holder will be primarily responsible for providing quality clinical services to our clients.

Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitoring and providing appropriate medical and surgical care to patients;
  • Managing clients for reproductive health both in the inpatient and outpatient;
  • Admitting patients requiring special care followed by investigations and treatment;
  • Examining and talking to patients to diagnose their medical conditions;
  • Making notes and preparing paperwork, both as a legal record of treatment and for the benefit of other healthcare professionals;
  • Coordinate and discuss planned care with the patient and other team professionals as appropriate;
  • Coordinating and managing emergency patients in the inpatient and outpatient and ensuring client referral is effective;
  • Maintain effective interpersonal relationships with all staff and patients and ensure clients have a good customer experience.
  • Ensure that patients are kept fully informed of and understand all procedures and treatments to be undertaken. Informed Consent will be obtained from patients in accordance with Neema Hospital policy.
  • Provide advice to patients regarding healthy lifestyles and specific measures that may help the patient avoid a recurrence of ill health;
  • Assist in Continuous Medical Education for clinical staff in the facility;
  • Provide timely feedback to the team on any gaps identified in the comprehensive treatment cycle.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

Key competencies

  • Commitment to providing high-quality care and excellence.
  • Ability to work effectively with a team in a culturally diverse environment.
  • Ability to use initiative to solve problems is a key competence.

Education

  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery from a recognized university college with a minimum of 3 years of experience.
  • A valid active practicing license from the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
  • A master’s degree will be an added advantage.

More Details on Experience

  • Position holder should have at least 2 years of experience working as a licensed Medical Officer in a busy hospital.
  • Neonatal/Paediatric or reproductive health experience is an added advantage.

More Details on Skills

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent analytical reasoning skills and attention to detail.
  • Computer literacy, with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Terms And Conditions

If you meet the above requirement, kindly send your application letter and C.V to [email protected]on or before 8th July 2022.