Registered Nurse Job in Kenya

Key Responsibilities

Assess patient needs to diagnose, plan, and implement appropriate nursing care for children per established protocols.

Provide treatment to patients as instructed by the physician including performing procedures, tracking vital signs, administering medicines, and carrying out regular checks on the patient’s well-being.

Monitor treatment plans, evaluate and advise/ make appropriate recommendations to the Medical Officer or relevant officer as required.

Undertake daily reviews of patients to establish eligibility for inclusion in studies and make relevant recommendations.

Ensure all study patients are aware of their rights and have signed consent forms.

Collect and document data as defined in the study protocols.

Support clinical care and research activities at the paediatric unit (malnutrition bay)

Perform study-related procedures including administering investigational products as per protocols.

Continuously advise and inform patient’s parents/ guardians on their children’s illness, study participation, progress, and treatment.

To maintain relevant medical records on patients, treatment, etc. as may be required.

To generate and draft nursing reports as may be required from time to time.

Support study protocols.

And any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.


A diploma in Nursing or equivalent

Kenya Registered Nurse (KRCHN)

At least 3 years of nursing experience

Desirable Criteria

Knowledge/ experience in patient care and in undertaking medical procedures.

Computer literate with proficiency and experience in using email applications and Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel


Excellent diagnostic skills

Attentive to detail with strong follow-through ability

Proactive and confident with strong ethics

Able and willing to take and follow instruction and to learn.

Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written)

Team worker, able to work in a multi-cultural environment, punctual and high integrity.

Well groomed; neat and clean appearance

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