County Government of Kakamega Chief Health Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Kakamega Chief Health Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Chief Health Administrative Officers will be based at the County Headquarters and at the County General Hospital and will be responsible to the Director, Medical Services/Medical Superintendent for effective and efficient management of health administrative services.

    Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Provide administrative support services to health related projects;

  • Prepare annual infrastructural development plan for the Department in liaison with other key stakeholders;

  • Coordinate Government Health Programmes and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) involved in the delivery of health care services or in health related services;

  • Review, formulate and implement health and administrative policies, procedures and programmes;

  • Supervise deploy, discipline, train and develop staff in the health administrative service;

  • Manage the transport services in the Health Department or Hospital;

  • Supervise maintenance of Health Facilities;

  • Responsible for welfare of staff and patients;

  • Coordinate revenue collection through NHIF and Cash collections;

  • Coordinate maintenance of plants and equipment; and

  • Prepare and timely submission of monthly, quarterly and annual departmental reports to the Medical Superintendent/Director.

    Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must: -

  • Have served in the grade of Senior Deputy Chief Health Administrative Officer Job Group CPSB 05 (“P”) or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years;

  • Have a Bachelors’ degree in any of the following Social Sciences: - Government, Anthropology, Sociology, Business Administration, Public Administration, Commerce, Economics, Law or recognized equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;

  • Have a Masters’ degree in any of the following fields; Health Management, Hospital Administration, Health Planning, Public Health, Health Economics, Business Administration or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;

  • Demonstrated outstanding professional competence and administrative ability in the management of health services in a large health institution;

  • Possession of a Certificate of Senior Management Course not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution will be an added advantage; and

  • Be registered by the Kenya Association of Health Administrators (KAHA) and have a valid KAHA Registration number.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Kakamega Chief Health Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

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