SHOFCO MCH Nurse Job in Mathare, Nairobi

Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO)

Position: MCH Nurse

Location: Mathare Clinic

Reports to: Clinical Medical Coordinator

Hours: Mon- Fri, 8:00am to 4:00pm and two Saturdays a month

Main purpose of the job: The job holder is responsible for providing holistic nursing services to outpatient and MCH/FP within SHOFCO’s Mathare Clinic

Key Responsibilities:

  • Aiding CO as required during treatment, examination and testing of patients;
  • Ensure that all required observations, prescribed treatment and procedures are properly carried out and documented on patient’s charts.
  • Enroll patients into Maternal and child wellness clinic and ensure high retention rates of new clients
  • Ensure timely submission of accurate vaccine supplies and maintain vaccine commodities as per KEPI standards
  • Knowledge and skills in cervical cancer screening will be of added advantage
  • Participate in community health surveys/campaigns
  • Participate in training of community health workers
  • Preparing equipment and ensuring examination rooms are clean and stocked with required supplies and materials;
  • Administering prescribed medications, injections and treatments in accordance with nursing standards
  • Timely linkage and referrals for primary healthcare clients
  • Oversee support group activities in the MCH and PHC

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Updated: November 30, 2016 — 8:45 pm