Kenyatta University Hospital Pediatric Anesthesiologist Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Hospital Pediatric Anesthesiologist Jobs in Kenya


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Schedule and maintain use of surgical suites, including operating, wash-up, waiting rooms, and
    anesthetic and sterilizing equipment in the hospital.

  • Review patients’ medical histories and records in order to determine anesthesia procedure before surgical operations and other medical procedures in the anesthesia centers of the hospital.

  • Prepare patients for surgical operations and other medical procedures as required in the surgical theatres at the hospital.

  • Examine patient medical history and records and use diagnostic results to determine risk related to surgical operations and other medical procedures in the hospital.

  • Administer anesthesia to patients in order to prepare them for surgical operations and other surgical procedures in the anesthesia centers of the hospital.

  • Administer anesthesia or sedation during medical procedures, using local, intravenous, spinal, or caudal methods in the hospital.

  • Collaborate with other medical professionals to determine type and method of anesthesia or sedation to render patient insensible to pain in the hospital.

  • Monitor patients before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or
    complications in the anesthesia centers of the hospital.

  • Record type and amount of anesthesia and patient condition throughout surgical operations and other medical procedure in the surgical theatres of the hospital.

  • Provide and maintain life support and airway management and help prepare patients for emergency
    surgery in the hospital.

  • Determine when patients have recovered or stabilized enough
    to be moved from the recovery room or ward or to be discharged following outpatient surgical procedures in the hospital.

  • Provide clinical research and training to students in the anesthesia unit of the hospital

  • Guide and mentor junior anesthesia staff, interns, and students in the anesthesia centers of the hospital.

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from a recognized institution.

  • Master of Medicine in Anesthesiology from a recognized institution.

  • Fellowship in Paediatric Anesthesiology 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.

  • At least one (1) year working experience as a Pediatric Anaesthesiologist in a busy hospital.

    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 Pediatric Anesthesiologist Jobs in Kenya


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