Aga Khan Hospital Medical Records Officer Job in Kisumu

AGA KHAN HOSPITAL, KISUMU

LOCUM OPPORTUNITY

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu is an institution of the Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya, which is an Agency of the Aga Khan Development Network.

The hospital is part of a network of health facilities, which includes Hospitals and Outreach Health Facilities across East Africa.

The Aga Khan Hospital is in an exciting growth phase and has attained acknowledgment of its quality by achieving ISO 9001:2015 certification, ISO 15189:2012 accreditation for laboratory services, SAFE CARE Level 5 accreditation and is at advanced stage of attaining Joint Commission International Accreditation.

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has outreach Health Services at Kisii, Kakamega, Kitale, Bungoma, Kericho, Kibuye-Kisumu, West End- Kisumu, Busia, Homa – Bay, Kapsabet, Migori, Bomet and Narok.

MEDICAL RECORDS OFFICER (LOCUM)

Vacancy no: AKHK/MRD/002

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY: Reporting to the Medical Records Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing safe, effective storage of patient medical records towards ensuring integrity, easy accessibility, completeness and confidentiality of patient information.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Routine data collection by performing daily collection and collation of bed bureau census as well as collection of clinic reports.
  • Coding and Indexing of diseases to enable provision of data for learning, administrative purposes and as per statutory requirements.
  • Editing of Patient files as per the patient assembly order policy.
  • Clinic preparation by retrieving files and ensuring patient records are readily available as required.
  • Participation in quality improvement and patient safety initiatives, promoting service excellence & cost management.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Diploma in Health records from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum two years working experience in a busy Hospital environment.
  • Excellent customer service and people management skills.
  • Excellent computer skills and ability to work with minimum supervision.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Interested candidates are requested to email their application letter and detailed curriculum vitae with position title and vacancy number on the subject line, including names and contacts of three references, current and expected remuneration to ksm.recruitment@akhskenya.org on or before 29th January 2021.

The email subject line MUST include position title and Vacancy number being applied for e.g. “Medical Records Officer– AKHK/MRD/002”

Canvassing of any nature will lead to automatic disqualification.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, medical examination or any fee)

“Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu is an equal opportunity employer”


Health and Medical
Updated: January 20, 2021 — 8:09 am