Physiotherapist Job in Kenya

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Physiotherapist Job in Kenya


Job Description

Job Summary

To assist in conducting in-depth evaluation of patients referred for therapyplan, supervise, coordinate and evaluate outpatient services ensuring patient satisfaction at all times.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducting initial evaluation and assessment of patients having physical disabilities, disorders or injuries;
  • Selecting and administering appropriate tests to evaluate range of motion, neuromuscular status, pain and physical functional ability;
  • Reviewing medical file of patient for information pertinent in aiding evaluation;
  • Identifying treatment goals and appropriate therapy techniques and equipment to achieve goals;
  • Carrying out the rehabilitative program and designate the party to carry out treatment plan, e.g. patient, employee, ward staff, family members or community caterers;
  • Conducting regular evaluation of patients to assess progress and response to therapy, revise treatment program as necessary to achieve goals;
  • Participating in treatment teams, e.g. Doctors, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, other Physiotherapists to provide information regarding patient assessment to discuss treatment program or to coordinate treatment goals and programs;

  • Advising and recommending to referring doctors on necessary interventions and or change of management;  
  • Developing treatment plan to be followed by patient after discharge and advice the importance of continuing physiotherapy after discharge and to organize their physiotherapy appointments;
  • Instructing patient, families and other professionals in treatment techniques and exercise outlined in the program;
  • Preparing reports of results on evaluation of patients’ physical condition and prepare written treatment plan;
  • Conducting educational sessions or preventative health care in regard to physical status to other professionals in different disciplines. 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Degree in Physiotherapy from a recognized institution;
  • At least 4 years of experience in the field;
  • Registered with the Kenya Society of Physiotherapists;
  • Practice license with the Kenya Society of Physiotherapists;
  • Excellent customer service skills.

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