International NGO Registered Clinical Officer Job in Nairobi Kenya

Registered Clinical Officer

Location: Nairobi

Industry: Healthcare

Our Client, an International NGO whose core business is Reproductive Health and Family Planning to millions of the world’s poorest and vulnerable women, is seeking to recruit a Registered Clinical Officer

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Based on client history, examination, lab test reports and findings and above all client needs, prescribe appropriate drugsli
  • Perform appropriate procedures (including Intravenous Therapy, Norplant, IUD insertion, Pap Smear, MVA procedure and VCT).
  • Ensure responsible follow up and treatment of complications. Avoid polypharmacy or any practice that may bring the organization into disrepute.
  • Follow the Kenyan Clinical Guidelines for appropriate management of most conditions and illnesses.
  • Conduct follow ups and reports all complications in writing within or before the end of current duty.
  • Provide comprehensive client counselling on reproductive health, contraceptive options and other services.
  • Ensure accurate client records are maintained in both the client record book and daily register.
  • Ensure all client information is kept confidential at all times and stored appropriately.
  • Ensure accurate and timely collation of activity data for internal and external reporting purposes.
  • Analyze activity trends and ensure performance targets are achieved, pro-actively identifying and implementing opportunities for improvements.
  • Overall quality inputs into service delivery points.  Includes running full out-patient clinic and provision of surgical procedures as needed.
  • Ensure proper use of medical equipment and supplies and for notifying the Centre Manager of repairs, maintenance or replacements of equipment and instruments.
  • Ensure that the highest standards of reproductive health and general clinical services (including HIV/AIDS services) are achieved, as laid down in the organization’s Partnership Manual.
  • Report all major and minor incidents within 24 hours
  • Provide guidance and support to junior team members to fulfil their responsibilities
  • Ensure management of work-plans, time off, need for locums etc.
  • To support new team members in their induction & orientation and assist with training as required.
  • Actively contribute to achieving the central region outreach team targets set by the organization.
  • To attend & contribute to team meetings and the creation and implementation of work plans.
  • Continuously strive to improve client satisfaction and deliver client-focused, high quality care.

Qualification and Experience

  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery from a recognized medical training college.
  • Registered by the Kenya Clinical Officers Council and in possession a valid practice license.
  • Practising knowledge of Sexual Reproductive Health an advantage

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to careers@flexi-personnel.com before close of business 15th December, 2016.

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Updated: December 1, 2016 — 8:30 pm