Discharge Officer Job in Kisii, Kenya

Discharge Officer – Kisii (20,000)

Description: The main role of the Discharge Officer will be receiving and maintaining records of patients that have been discharged as well as in charge of the cash collected after or before being discharged.


  • Checking files of discharged patients to see what they are supposed to pay in terms of total amount
  • Arranging and recording files of discharged patients according to the relevant claims
  • Receiving cash from discharged patients and issuing receipts with discharge cards
  • Keeping a record of discharge cards
  • Managing NHIF and other insurance reference numbers
  • Removing names of discharged patients from ward admission list to ward discharge list and keeping records of the same
  • Any other relevant duties as may be assigned from time to time

Key Relationships


  • Accountant/ finance
  • Claims department
  • Other team members


  • Clients/Patients


  • At least two years’ experience in
  • Experience working in a busy hospital industry
  • Experience providing and sustaining life-saving support and first aid


  • Application skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Attention to detail

Education and professional memberships

  • Certificate, Diploma or Degree in a relevant field
  • Certificate in Computer

Equipment used

  • Cash books
  • Computers/ laptops
  • Calculator

If you meet the above qualifications, kindly send your CV to vacancies@jantakenya.com clearly indicating “Discharge Officer” on the subject line on or before 9th November 2018.

Business Administration, Health and Medical
Updated: November 7, 2018 — 8:40 am