KTTC Clinical Officer Jobs in Kenya
KTTC Clinical Officer Jobs in KenyaPurpose of the JobThis job exists to examine, diagnose and treat patients in the College dispensary and
coordinate all operations within a Clinic/Dispensary which include clinical services and management.
Main Responsibilities of the Job
Supervise and allocate work to the senior nurses to ensure efficiency in delivery of
services in the clinic/dispensary.
Prepare workplan for the clinic/dispensary staff to guide on day to day operations of
the clinic /dispensary in order to have effective and efficient service delivery.
Responsible for diagnosis and treatment of patients in the clinic through history taking
and carrying out of medical examination on the patients.
Make appropriate and document patient’s diagnosis for future reference during
Requisition for clinic/dispensary’s stock for replenishment from the procurement/purchase unit.
Prescribe drugs to patients depending on the results of examination and diagnosis.
Refer patients for further medical treatment to other medical center in cases where the patient’s case is beyond their ability to handle.
Ensure maintenance and safety of records of the clinic’s Medical equipment, tools and drugs in the Dispensary/Clinic enhance ease of tracking of the assets and budgeting.
Recommend patient’s admission for further medical attention.
Attend to minor surgical problems through stitching and dressing.
Ensure proper disposal of bio-hazardous materials in the clinic/dispensary to minimise
Maintain security of the medicine cabinets to prevent contamination of medicine or
lose of medicine through pilferage.
Nature of decision making
Qualifications Knowledge and Skills
Minimum level of academic qualifications required to perform effectively in the
Diploma in Clinical Medicine or its equivalent
Bachelors Degree in Clinical Medicine with not less than two years of experience
Minimum level of professional qualification required to perform effectively in the
Registration with Kenya Clinical Officers Board/Council.
Minimum level of knowledge that would be regularly applied to the job (Need to
Knowledge of professional standards
Professional/discipline specific knowledge of theory and techniques in a specialized
field, or knowledge of a number of fields acquired through tertiary education and /or
Typical soft skills that would be regularly applied to the job (Attributes):
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to build and lead cohesive team
Meet the requirement of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.
Relevant Experience Required
Six (6) years of relevant work experience four (4) of which should be in a comparable
position from a reputable organization or educational Institution.
Job holder’s influence over practices, policies or strategy:
Influences or changes specific administrative or operational practices in a team, section or department
Job holders’ influence over subordinates and colleagues:
Supervises and allocates work to subordinates
Job holders’ influence over people outside the section but within the institution
and people outside the institution
Conveys information inside the unit/department
Conveys information outside unit/department but within the college
Convey information at the senior management level
How to Apply
For more information and job application details, see; KTTC Clinical Officer Jobs in Kenya
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