Pediatrician Job in Kisii, Kenya

Our client a leading hospital in Kisii is looking to recruit a pediatrician to provide medical care to infants, children, adolescents and young adults and join their dedicated team.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct regular thorough examinations on newborns and young children to check and record their health and normal physical development
  • Examine sick children to determine their condition and ask intuitive questions to gather information about symptoms
  • Reach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and individual medical history
  • Prescribe medications and give detailed instructions for administration
  • Prescribe and interpret appropriate lab tests to gain more information for possible infections or abnormalities
  • Prepare and administer vaccines according to the governmental vaccination plan
  • Examine and treat injuries and refer the little patients to physicians of other disciplines when necessary (e.g. surgeons, ophthalmologists, orthopedists etc.)
  • Advise parents on children’s diet, exercise and disease preventive measures
  • Keep updated records of patients’ illnesses, surgeries or other medical episodes (allergic shocks, injuries etc.)
  • Keep abreast of advancements in pediatrics and best practices by attending seminars and conference

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Medicine and Surgery from a recognized institution
  • Masters of Medicine in Pediatrics from a recognized institution
  • Registered, licensed by Kenya medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
  • Must have excellent communication skills

If you meet the above qualifications, kindly send your application to vacancies@jantakenya.com by or before 24th April 2019 with the subject title as “Pediatrician”


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Kisii

Kisii, Kenya
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Kisii County

Kenya
Health and Medical
Updated: April 20, 2019 — 7:16 am