Amref Health Africa Medical Officer Jobs in Kenya

Amref Health Africa Medical Officer Jobs in Kenya

Main Purpose of the Job

  • The Medical Officer will offer quality health care to all patients in the Amref Medical Centre and will be responsible for leading a team comprising a pharmacist and nurse in the delivery of quality patient centric health services. .

    Principal Responsibilities

    Coordination and Supervision


    • Ensuring the clinic team delivers on the respective roles as members of a patent focused team.

    Key Area

    Capacity Building


    • Ensure clinical team is up to date on key certifications e.g. BLS, ACLS.

    Patient Management


    • Provide hands on patient management.

    • Ensuring clear patient referral mechanisms for patients requiring specialist care.

    • Ensure robust record keeping for all patients attended to at the facility.

    • Providing educational and clinical experience for clinical staff.

    Key Area

    Continuous Quality Improvement

    • Assist in supervision of clinical staff to ensure quality health care delivery.

    • Integrate continuous quality improvement into day to day running of the facility

    Stakeholder engagement Activities

    • Work with the clinical team to develop services which are relevant to the Amref Medical Centre customer base.

    Reporting and Documentation Activities

    • Work with the clinical team to develop monthly reports, quarterly and annual reports relating to curative and preventive clinical activities.


    • Excellent clinical skills

    • Good interpersonal communication skills

    • Good analytical skills with meticulous attention to detail

    • Good organizational skills – planning and implementation

    • Management and leadership skills

    • Problem solving skills in complex situations

    • Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office


    • Integrity and honesty

    • Mature

    • Ethical work practices

    • Confidentiality

    • Respect for diversity

    • Ability to work with discretion and tact

    • High level of confidentiality

    • Flexibility

    Education (academic and professional)

    • Degree in Medicine and Surgery

    • Current practicing license from the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board.

    • current private practise license

    Experience and knowledge

    • Minimum five (5) years’ experience including delivery of care in a private sector setting dealing primarily with corporate clients.

    • Experience working in multidisciplinary and multicultural environment.

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicants are encouraged to visit our website to view the job description and how to apply. Deadline for applications is 18 November 2020. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

  • Duly note that Amref Health Africa does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process.
    Amref Health Africa is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

  • Amref Health Africa is an equal opportunity employer and has a non-smoking environment policy

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