Garissa County Enrolled Community Health Nurses 20 Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Garissa

County Public Service Board

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 235 of the Constitution and Sections 59(b) and 63 of County Governments Act, 2012, the Garissa County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant position;

Enrolled Community Health Nurse III

Advert No: GCPSB/2/2019

Job Group G

20 Posts

Permanent & Pensionable

Requirements for Appointment

  • Must have a certificate in nursing from a recognized institution
  • Must be registered with nursing council
  • Must have a valid practice license
  • Computer literate.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Facilitating patients admission and initiating discharge plans
  • Read patient reports and take note of critical cases, do chart rounds and ensure treatment has been given
  • Assist with manual handling and transferring of patients in compliance with the hospital policy
  • Undertake the last rights for deceased patients and give relevant information to relatives/carers
  • Contribute to the promotion of health and prevention of illness, teaching patients and their relatives where appropriate
  • Assist the Ward In-Charge in promoting the right of patients/clients and maintaining the privacy and dignity of clients/patients and staff
  • Undertake assessment, planning and implementation of interventions for addressing patient care problems
  • Evaluate patient responses to interventions and notify Ward In Charge accordingly
  • Providing appropriate health care services including IMCI,immunizations and reproductive health and other health related programs
  • Providing health education /counseling to patients/clients on community
  • Conduct Defaulter tracing and follow up
  • Referring patients and clients appropriately
  • Ensure availability and safety of medical supplies in pharm and non pharm.
  • Maintain proper record medical equipments
  • Undertake assessment, planning and implementation of interventions for addressing patient care problems
  • Evaluate patient responses to interventions and notify Ward In Charge accordingly
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor

Additional Information

Applications are invited from eligible Kenyan Citizens, with the qualification, skills, professional membership and experience as outlined in the detailed job description available in the County Government of Garissa website.

The County Public Service Board is compliant with the Constitution of Kenya and all the statutory laws, committed to national values and principles of governance as outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, and adheres to the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on leadership and integrity.

All applications should include a copy of National Identity Card/Passport, copies of academic and professional certificates, testimonials and proof of professional registration.

How to Apply

Applications should be sent or submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left-hand side, the reference of position being applied for and addressed to:

The Secretary/CEO
County Public Service Board
P.O. Box 563-70100
Garissa

Email Address: garissacpsb@gmail.com

The County Public Service Board Office is located at the Urban Planning Offices (former Municipal Council) along Airstrip Road.

All applications should reach us on or before Friday May 17, 2019.

NB: Applicants are informed that these vacancies exists in the Sub-Counties and locations outside Garissa Town and shall apply knowing that they shall be posted to those stations without option of switching them later.

Garissa County is an equal opportunity employer that values and encourages applications from women and persons with special needs.

Website: www.garissa.go.ke


Health and Medical
Updated: May 8, 2019 — 6:53 pm