Oasis Healthcare Medical Officer Job in Kitui, Kenya

Oasis Healthcare Group Limited is a group of Specialist Doctors working and operating across the country since 2010 under a group-based practice model.

We currently have facilities in the following counties: Kisii, Nyamira, Migori, Homa Bay, Siaya, Uasin-Gishu, Kitui, Nairobi, Kakamega, Bungoma and Nakuru.

We are looking to fill the following positions with qualified and suitable individuals willing to join us.

Job Title: Medical Officer

1 Position

Job Location: Kitui

General Description: Reporting to the Administrator, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing consultancy and quality clinical judgment to patients.

Duties and Responsibilities shall include but not limited to:

  • Manage the OPD / Emergency / Ward and assist the consultants
  • Initiate and monitor treatment;
  • Conduct medical procedures under supervision after getting the consent from the patient’s attendant.
  • Accompany consultant doctors on IPD Ward visits
  • In the absence of the Consultant – Pay timely visits to In – patients and treat the patients along the indicated line of treatment
  • Attend emergencies and inform consultant doctors for further action.
  • Check and authorize all diagnostic requisition slips.
  • Ensure that duties and functions are undertaken in a manner that prioritizes the safety and well-being of patients;
  • Assess patients on admission and/or discharge as required and write detailed reports in the case notes;
  • Consultations should not only be limited to actions beyond their scope, but also in uncertain situations as well as where extra assistance would improve performance
  • Mentorship & supervision of clinical attachees
  • Order and interpret diagnostic tests;
  • Providing information regarding the patient’s condition to his/her attendant whenever required.
  • Attend clinics and participate in relevant meetings, case conferences and ward rounds; followed by documentation of findings on each patients’ chart; follow through with actions arising from the round.
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary clinical audit and proactive risk management and facilitate production of all data / information for same; cooperate with investigations, enquiries or audit relating to the provision of health services;
  • Maintain professional standards in relation to confidentiality and ethics; abide by the Kenyan Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board
  • Seek advice and assistance from the consultant / clinical director / employer with any assigned cases or issues that prove to be beyond the scope of his / her professional competence in line with principles of best practice and clinical governance;
  • Cover for occasional unplanned absence of colleagues;
  • Ensuring compliance with legal requirements

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Medicine from a recognized University
  • More than two years working experience.
  • Must be Registered/Licensed by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board.
  • Competency and certification in emergency procedures e.g. ACLS, BLS, ATLS etc. will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent public relations and communication skills
  • General competencies in Obstetrics, Pediatrics, medical, surgical, Outpatient care.
  • Must have a professional Indemnity insurance.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your Cover Letter and CV only to hr@oasishealthcaregroup.com quoting the job title with the word Kitui or Homa Bay or Kisii on the email Subject.

Alternatively;

Courier and hand delivered applications can be dropped at any of our affiliates where we have the vacancies.

NOTE:

  • We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.
  • Only candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted.
  • Indicate your salary expectation in your application.
  • Applications to reach us before close of business 7th August 2020.

“Oasis Healthcare Group Limited is an equal opportunity employer”


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Kitui County

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Health and Medical
Updated: August 1, 2020 — 10:11 am