Assistant Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrics) at Kenyatta National Hospital

March 15, 2023
Application Ends: April 3, 2023

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Job Description

Job Purpose

An officer at this level shall be responsible to the Senior Assistant Registered Clinical Officer (Paediatrifor effective provision of quality health care services in the Hospital.

Responsibilities

  • Taking history, examining, diagnosing and treating patients;
  • Offering specialized clinical services in paediatrics;
  • Guiding and counselling patients/clients and other staff on health issues;
  • Implementing community health care activities in liaison with other health care workers;
  • Carrying out minor surgical procedures as per training and skills.
  • Collecting and compiling clinical data;
  • Assessing, preparing and presenting medico-legal reports;
  • Liaising with other health care personnel for efficient delivery of patient care;
  • Teaching students undertaking training in the field;
  • Referring patient/ clients to appropriate clinics and specialities.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Higher Diploma in Paediatric or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine & Surgery or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate of Registration from the Clinical Officers Council of Kenya;
  • Valid practicing licence from the Clinical Officers Council of Kenya;
  • Evidence in Proficiency in Computer Application

Method of Application

Interested applicants who meet the requirements are requested to download and fill the application form. The application form together with a detailed C.V listing the qualifications, experience, current responsibilities, copies of testimonials and certificates must be submitted on or before 3rd April, 2023   to the address below:-

The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta National Hospital
P.O Box 20723-00202
NAIROBI