Jobs and Vacancies in Aga Khan Hospital, Kenya

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu is an institution of the Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya which is an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network. 

The Hospital is part of a Network of health facilities, which includes Hospitals and Outreach health facilities across East Africa. 

The Aga Khan Hospital is in an exciting growth phase and has attained acknowledgment of its quality by achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification and ISO 15189:2012 accreditation for laboratory services. 

The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has also expanded its services to Kisii, Kakamega, Kitale, Bungoma, Kericho, Busia and Homa-Bay Counties. 

The Hospital is seeking qualified candidate for the following position:

ECHO / ECG Technician
Overall Responsibility: The successful candidate will be expected to perform ECGs and Echocardiograms, and will work closely with the entire medical team.

  • Diploma in ECG / ECHO studies or equivalent
  • Three years’ experience performing ECGs and Echos in a busy healthcare environment.
  • Excellent PR and Communication skills

1 Position (Permanent)
1 Position (Locum)

Overall Responsibility: 
The successful candidate will provide quality diagnostic services using the most appropriate radiographic techniques and equipment.

Key Responsibilities
  • Patient assessment and clinical requirement to determine appropriate radiographic techniques.
  • Perform a range of radiographic examinations on patients to produce images of high quality.
  • Maintain close contact with patients while waiting for tests and post examination stay in the department.
  • Undertake quality control checks on X-ray equipment in order to ensure quality assurance and audit initiatives.
  • Understand and observe health and safety requirements at workplace and welfare issues including ionizing radiation regulations in order to protect self, patient and the public.
  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences or above.
  • Must be registered and licensed by the Radiation Protection Board of Kenya.
  • Previous working experience in a busy medical institution.
  • Excellent knowledge of techniques in general and specialized Radio diagnostics, Computed tomography (CT) and Fluoroscopy.
  • Excellent computer skills in Hospital Information System (HIS), Radiology Information System (RIS) and ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent PR and communication skills.
  • Knowledge in CR (Computerized Radiography), Mammography and Ultrasonography is an added advantage.
How to Apply

Applications including detailed curriculum vitae, names and contacts of three referees, current and expected salary details should be forwarded by 27th October, 2016 to:

The Head of Human Resources
Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu
P.O. Box 530-40100