Kenyatta University Hospital Paediatric Nurses Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Hospital Paediatric Nurses Jobs in Kenya


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive, register, record and document children’s’ information and present the same to the Medical Officers at the unit.

  • Transfer referred children from unit for further diagnosis or specialized treatment from other units of the hospital.

  • Provide general nursing services and care to children in the hospital.

  • Identify changes in a child’s signs and symptoms and intervene in emergent situations

  • Serve as a child advocate

  • Analyze situations to anticipate pathophysiological problems and detect changes in status

  • Determine a child’s needs related to pain management

  • Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of children sections in the hospital.

  • Support Medical Officers and Medical Specialists in attending to children in the pediatric unit.

  • Administer medication to children in the unit as prescribed by Medical Officers and Medical
    Specialists in the hospital.

  • Administer patient care and nursing to outpatients in the hospital.

  • Monitor patients’ progress in the unit, document the same for clear patient records and report the same to the Medical Officers and Medical Specialists in the hospital.

  • Liaise with other healthcare
    staff in handling children with multiple of complex medical conditions in the units in the hospital.

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Nursing from a recognized institution.

  • Higher Diploma in Pediatric Specialized Nursing from a recognized institution.

  • Registration with the Nursing Council of Kenya.

  • Valid Practice License.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

  • At least two (2) years working experience as a pediatric nurse in a reputable health facility.

    Soft Skills Required

  • Communication skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Observational.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Compassionate skills.

  • Team player.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenyatta University Hospital Paediatric Nurses Jobs in Kenya


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