Aga Khan Hospital Resident Radiologist Jobs in Mombasa, Kenya

Aga Khan Hospital Resident Radiologist Jobs in Mombasa, Kenya

Exciting Career Opportunities

  • The Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa is an institution of Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya which is an Agency of the 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

  • The hospital wishes to recruit ideal candidates for the following positions:-

    Resident Radiologist

  • Reporting to the Head of Radiology, the successful candidate will be responsible for diagnosing disease and injury using medical imaging techniques such as X-rays, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and ultrasound and prepare comprehensive interpretive reports of findings.

    Job Summary

  • Prepare comprehensive interpretive reports of findings.

  • Offer specialist expertise and guidance to other doctors and staff from a range of medical specialties.

  • Examine patient anatomy, pathology, clinical history and previous imaging and select appropriate radiology techniques for patient diagnosis.

  • Undertake minimally invasive techniques to guide and direct a variety of interventional treatments throughout the body.

  • Evaluate medical information to determine patients’ risk factors, such as allergies to contrast agents, or to make decisions regarding the appropriateness of procedures.

  • Provide counseling to radiologic patients to explain the processes, risks, benefits, or alternative treatments.

  • Administer or maintain conscious sedation during and after procedures.

  • Instruct radiologic staff in desired techniques, positions, or projections.

  • Document the performance, interpretation, or outcomes of all interventional procedures performed.

  • Develop procedures to ensure adequate quality control of images.

  • Participate in continuing education activities to maintain and develop expertise.

  • Provide advice on types or quantities of radiology equipment needed to maintain facilities.

  • Participate in research projects involving radiology.

  • Continuously participate in quality and patient safety journey.

    Required Qualifications, Attributes and Experience

  • Master’s in Radiology training at a reputable institution to an MMed level or equivalent.

  • Registration by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.

  • Certification in Basic life support (BLS).

  • Minimum of 1-year experience of independent professional practice.

  • Strong written communication skills for accurate report writing.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills to engage with patients and to collaborate with and advise colleagues and other clinicians

  • Proficiency with computer skills and software programs used for documentation activities and report generation.

  • An analytical mind, an eye for detail and good observational skills.

  • A high level of emotional intelligence to manage the emotional and distressing situations.

  • Self-motivation and the ability to work under pressure.

    How to Apply

  • Candidates are invited to upload their Resume and Covering Letter to

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

  • Deadline of submitting applications is on 15th January 2020

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

  • “Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa is an equal opportunities Employer”

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