Medical Officers Jobs in Kenya

Medical Officers

Duties and responsibilities:
The Medical Officer shall be responsible to the employer and the supervisor for the following:

 Attending to patients in clerking, diagnoses, management, and follow- up;

 Performing medical and surgical procedures;

 Preparing and responding to emergencies and disasters;

 Participating in management of medicine and medical instruments and equipment;

 Providing health education;

 Maintaining medical records, health information, and data;

 Counselling patients and relatives on diagnosis and bereavement;

 Teaching and coaching Medical students, Nursing students and

Clinical Officers interns;

 Any other duty that the supervisor may assig.

Requirements for appointment:

 Be a Kenyan citizen;

 Be a holder of a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B., & ChB.) Degree from a University recognized in Kenya;

 Have completed 12 months internship period;

 Registered as a Medical Practitioner by the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council;

 Have a Valid Practicing License;

 Be of acceptable moral and professional standing;

 Willing to undertake duties in any part of Tharaka Nithi County as they will be assigned from time to time;

How To Apply

Integrity Clearance
Successful applicants are expected to get clearance from the following bodies.

Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA)

Credit Reference Bureau(CRB)

Higher Education Loans Board(HELB)

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission(EACC)

Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI)

For those with higher education certificates (degrees) from outside Kenya, a letter of recognition of qualifications from the Commission of University Education.

Some detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates and transcripts, a National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials, and other relevant supporting documents should accompany each application.

All applications should be submitted in sealed envelopes marked on the top left side of the position applied for to reach the undersigned on or before  3rd November, 2023 by 5.00 p.m.

Applications should be addressed to:
P.O. BOX 10-60406

Tharaka Nithi County is an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality within the organization. Applicants comprising persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.