Health Care Quality Officer – 5 Positions 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 will be responsible to the Senior Principal, Health Care QualityOfficer in provision of Quality Health care services in the Hospital.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide inputs for the update and policies and procedures for the Department;
  • Participate in meetings related to Health Care quality at the ward/ department level;
  • Respond to customer complains;
  • Respond to Health Care quality assignments in line with the Healthcare Quality divisional workplans;
  • Implementing patient safety assignments in line with the approved Patient safety work plan;
  • Implementing compliance to the relevant policies related to the mandate/ Health Care Quality work instructions;
  • Assist in orientation training and in-service training to explain policies and work instructions related to Health Care Quality;
  • Participate in research activities and clinical audits;
  • Participate in Hospital Committees related to Health Care Quality;
  • Sustain effective relationships with other departments to promote improvement of patient care;
  • Giving feedback that informs opportunities of improvement as far as quality care is concerned;
  • Participating in ensuring adherence to the standards and procedures.

Qualification and Experience

  • Bachelors’ degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBChor equivalent qualification from a recognised institution.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or any other health/ social science degree or from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate of Registration with a relevant professional body where applicable;
  • Valid practicing license from a relevant professional body where applicable;
  • A minimum of at least three (3) years’ work experience

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