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Locum Clinical Officer

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Hagadera, Kenya

2 weeks ago


Job Description

The clinical officer will be responsible for the overall coordination of health activities and supervision of the staffs in the health post/department assigned to. Will work closely with the Pharmacist, Lab Technologist, PMTCT Nurse, Reproductive health officer, Community Health Officers, Nutritionists and others in ensuring quality health services to the beneficiaries. Will also provide support in the hospital as needed, doing ward rounds and ensuring coverage both day and night. May be called upon to act as Clinical officer in charge.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Registered with clinical officers council
  2. Minimum 2 years working experience working in health set up Good clinical skills - history taking, physical examination, ordering appropriate laboratory investigations and make appropriate diagnosis
  3. Proven leadership, communication, interpersonal, decision making skills
  4. Excellent oral and written communication skills (English and Swahili)
  5. Computer literacy in the use of MS Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is desired
  6. Ability to work and deliver results with minimum supervision
  7. Demonstrated ability to work as a team player
  8. Experience of working in hardship area or previous IRC experience is an added advantage

Education + Experience

  1. Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery