Kenyatta University Hospital General Surgeons Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Hospital General Surgeons Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review medical history and records of patients in order to understand their medical conditions better and administer treatment through surgical operations and other medical procedures in the hospital.

  • Review and analyze patient's medical history, reactions to medicines, physical condition, and
    examination results to verify operation's necessity and determine best procedure in the hospital.

  • Examine patients in order to obtain information on medical conditions and establish risk associated with or related to surgical operations among them in the hospital.

  • Diagnose bodily disorders and provide treatments, such as medications and surgeries, in medical clinics, hospital wards, and operating rooms in the hospital.

  • Prescribe preoperative and postoperative treatments and procedures, such as anesthesia, sedatives, diets, antibiotics, and preparation and painkillers of the patient's operative area in the hospital.

  • Operate on patients to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent and treat diseases, or improve or restore patients' functions in the hospital.

  • Provide consultation and surgical assistance to other medical specialists and surgeons in the hospital.

  • Refer patient with complex or diverse medical conditions to other medical specialist for further
    medical diagnosis and treatment, when necessary, within and without the hospital.

  • Examine surgical instruments, equipment, and operating room to ensure sterility and suitability to perform surgical operations in the hospital.

  • Perform surgical operations and other medical procedures in order to treat patients in the operating theatres of the hospital.

  • Prepare
    case histories for discharged or transferred patients from the operating theatres to other sections and units of the hospital.

  • Collaborate with other surgeons in performing complex or extensive surgical operation or other
    medical procedures required by patients in the hospital.

  • Provide clinical research and training to students in the general surgery in the hospital.

  • Guide and mentor junior surgeon interns and students in the general surgery unit of the hospital.

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from a recognized institution.

  • Master of Medicine in General Surgery from a recognized institution.

  • Fellowship in Nephrology from a recognized institution.

  • Registration with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC).

  • Recognition as a specialist by the KMPDC.

  • Valid Practice License.

  • Professional Insurance Indemnity Cover.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

    Soft Skills Required

  • Communication skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Observational.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Compassionate skills.

  • Team player.

    How to Apply

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