Aga Khan Hospital Physiotherapist Job in Mombasa

The Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa is an institution of Aga Khan Health Services, Kenya which is an Agency of Aga Khan Development Network. The Hospital is part of an integrated health system that includes Hospitals and outreach health centers across East Africa.

AKHS is one of the most comprehensive private not-for-profit health care systems in the developing world. Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa has been providing high quality care services in the Coast Region of Kenya for over 70 years.

The Hospital wishes to recruit an ideal candidate for the following position:

Physiotherapist

Reporting to the Rehabilitation Manager, the Physiotherapist will provides direct physical therapy services for patients in the inpatient and outpatient area in accordance with the patients’ established plan of care.

Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate, monitor and document care plans maintaining accurate patient records.
  • Administering Physiotherapy treatment using a wide range of treatment techniques and equipment.
  • Ensure continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing home exercise programs; instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs; recommending and/or providing assistive equipment; recommending outpatient follow-up programs.
  • Maintains patient confidence and protects hospital operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Observes and complies with the environmental health and occupational safety in order to prevent infections, reduce falls/ burns.
  • Managing physiotherapy fixed assets, inventory & liaise regularly with the manager on the maintenance of the equipment.
  • Observes and complies with the environmental health and occupational safety in order to prevent infections, reduce falls/ burns.
  • Achieve department’s set goals and objectives in order to improve performance and target compliance through Participation in planning & implementation of departmental goals and objectives.
  • Participates in the implementation of quality control/staff development in order to improve performance and efficiency in service delivery by Identify training needs and conducting in house CME’s.
  • Participates in implementation of quality initiatives in order to ensure quality improvement and identification of gaps, ensure continuing improvement in the management of processes and services in the section by carrying out clinical and service audits as well as through monitoring of monthly reports.

Required qualifications, attributes and experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Physiotherapy will be an added advantage
  • Registered and licensed with the Kenya Society of Physiotherapists (KSP)
  • At least two (2) years of working experience
  • Experience in areas of speciality e.g. Cardiac rehabilitation, lymphoedema management, Neuro rehabilitation, Aqua therapy an added advantage
  • S/he should have knowledge of assessment/evaluation techniques in regards to patients
  • Have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

Application Procedure:

Candidates are invited to upload their Resume and Covering Letter to recruitment.msa@akhskenya.org

Please indicate the position you are interested in on the subject line

Deadline of submitting applications is on 18th May, 2019

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

“Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa is an equal opportunity Employer”


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Updated: May 14, 2019 — 12:32 am