Medical Superintendent Job in Kisii, Kenya

Job Profile: Medical Superintendent

Our client is one of the leading hospitals dealing with specialized treatment.

They are expanding their services to Kisii County and are thus looking for a Medical superintendent.

The job holder will have overall responsibility for managing the facility, handling all Medical Dept. Including Doctors & Other Supervisory staff.

He/she will ensure that the facility is managed according to the set.

Job Location: Kisii

Reporting: Managing Director

Direct Reports: Technical and Managerial staff

Key Result Areas:

  • Responsibility for delivery of quality health care;
  • Oversee the work of medical staff to ensure that patients receive high-quality service
  • Conduct appraisal of subordinate staff directly supervised
  • Formulate internal procedures with which subordinates must comply when performing tasks.
  • Responsible for selection and recruitment of all hospital/facility staff.
  • Supervise activities of the hospital administrator, the pharmacy technologist/technician, laboratory technician, nutrition officer and heads of departments
  • Ensure medical waste management and infection control practices and protocols are adhered to in all departments.
  • Participate in review of treatment protocols and ensure adherence at all levels in the facility.
  • Overall responsibility for discipline of all facility staff
  • Responsible for quantification of needs and ordering of all medical drugs and consumables;
  • Participate in data analysis and interpretation;
  • Lead and participate in clinical activities including OPD consultations, ward rounds, and surgical interventions.
  • Chair regular meetings of facility management and head of departments;
  • Participate in conducting of needs assessments, studies and surveys;
  • Lead and contribute in drawing work plans, monthly assessments with to improve delivery of health care services.
  • Organize capacity building sessions through mentoring, coaching, in-service trainings and CMEs.
  • Any other duties as they be assigned by the supervisor

Key Requirements:

  • Medical Doctor with surgical skills with at least 5 years of post-internship clinical and hospital management experience.
  • Registered with Medical Board
  • Preference desire to work in Kisii
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Swahili.
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Previous experience in staff supervision, coaching and training in hospital set up
  • Previous experience in similar position –added advantage
  • Ability to analyze and interpret health data and write concise reports
  • Good computer skills-MS Word, MS Excel and Power Point Presentations.

Qualified and Interested applicants should send their detailed CV, together with their licenses quoting their expected salaries to not later than 31st August, 2018.

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Kisii, Kenya

Kisii County

Health and Medical
Updated: August 27, 2018 — 6:48 am