Study Nurses Jobs at Riruta Health Centre, Nairobi, Kenya

The office of Research and Program at Kenyatta National Hospital in collaboration with university of Washington is seeking to fill the following position in Riruta Health Centre

Position: Study Nurses

Reporting to: Study Coordinator & Principal Investigator

Location: Riruta Health Centre

Salary: ksh 50,000.00

Essential requirements:

  • Registered Nurse/Higher Diploma in nursing
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Held a previous position in Maternal and Child Health
  • Language skills: fluency in English, Kiswahili
  • Team player with ability to work closely with other study staff at the site
  • Must have training and certification in Human Subjects Protection Research
  • Experience in collection of study data
  • The candidate should have at least 6 months experience in PMTCT
  • Must have enough experience in obtaining venous blood samples from mother and Dry blood spot from the infants
  • Must have experience in conducting HIV rapid test

Specific Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Collect data per approved Standard Operating Procedures and input into Android tablet system
  • Conduct follow up visits in person with study participants either at the facility or at home
  • Submit weekly summaries of follow-up and exit visits interviews to the study data manager
  • Answer participant’s messages

Applications must include the followings:

  • Complete CV with 2 referees indicating their day telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  • Relevant certificates and testimonials

Applications are due no later than: 16th June 2019 to: Principal Investigator, Kenyatta National Hospital.

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Health and Medical
Updated: June 12, 2019 — 3:08 pm