Kenyatta National Hospital Medical Specialist (Cardiothoracic Surgeon) Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital Medical Specialist (Cardiothoracic Surgeon) Jobs in Kenya


  • Reporting to the Chief Medical Specialist/Head of the Department the Medical
    Specialist (Cardiothoracic Surgeon) will be expected to take full responsibility for patients under his/her care.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviewing patients and instructing in writing all their commendations;

  • Undertaking “First-on-Call” duties including clerking, investigating and managing patients.

  • Conducting weekly clinics and theatre days.

  • Training, supervising and mentoring Medical Officers, Medical Intern and other students.

  • Performing emergency surgeries.

  • Undertaking medico-legal duties including filling of P.3 forms, court attendance and performing postmortems.

  • Undertaking medical examinations and preparing Medical Board Proceedings

  • Carrying out community diagnosis, care and treatment.

  • Ensuring data and information is collected, transmitted and utilized to benefit the customer and service provider.

  • Conducting disease surveillance, prevention and control.

  • Carrying out health education and promotion;

  • Preparing medical reports.

  • Any other duties assigned by the relevant authority.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Surgery or equivalent from the University of Nairobi or any other recognized University by the Medical Practitioner and Dentist
    Council.

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from a recognized institution by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council.

  • A minimum period of eight (8) years’ relevant work experience, three (3) of which should have been at the level of Senior Medical Officer or comparable position.

  • Sub-specialization in Cardiothoracic or equivalent qualification from an Institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council.

  • Specialist recognition certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenyatta National Hospital Medical Specialist (Cardiothoracic Surgeon) Jobs in Kenya


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