Clinical Quality Assurance Manager Job in Kenya

Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Health, registered under Legal Notice Number 4 of the State Corporations Act Cap 446. The Hospital seeks to engage qualified staff on a three (3) to five (5) year performance-based renewable contract for the positions listed below. Applicants must demonstrate diligence, commitment, and a positive attitude.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assigning, reviewing, and evaluating the work of professional, technical, and clerical staff;
  • Interpreting and implementing quality assurance standards;
  • Monitoring unusual occurrences, reporting follow-up procedures and report monthly and year-to-date comparisons;
  • Revising of record forms and procedures;
  • Reviewing quality assurance standards, policies and procedures, and interviews personnel and customers to evaluate effectiveness of quality assurance program;
  • Reviewing and evaluating patients’ medical records, applying quality assurance criteria;
  • Performing quality-assurance functions to accomplish business coordination, monitoring, and reporting of quality-assurance studies according to the Quality Assurance plan;
  • Responsible for knowing current Quality Assurance regulations and informing the Director of any new and/or revised regulations imposed
  • Selects specific topics for review, such as problem procedures, drugs, high volume cases, high risk cases, or other factors;
  • Compiling statistical data and writes narrative reports summarizing quality assurance findings; and
  • Maintaining current and accurate records of all relevant communications, audits, corrective action plans, and effectiveness

Minimum Academic Qualifications

  • A minimum period of eight (8) years relevant work experience with at least five (5) years in a supervisory
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines; sciences, Economics, Statistics or its equivalent from a recognized institution
  • Master’s degree in Management Health Economics health management with an option in Quality Assurance, Statistics mathematics and or any other relevant program from recognized institution
  • Leadership/Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized
  • Membership to relevant professional body where 
  • Proficiency in computer applications
  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya,

Soft Skills

  • Resource management skills
  • Managing performance and driving for outcomes
  • Effective communication skills
  • Risk management
  • Technical Key competencies
  • Decision-making and problem solving skills
  • High standards of professional ethics
  • Managerial and administrative skills
  • Leading a team

How to Apply

If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of the posts above, please apply online via:

For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Note that you must attach the Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and Filled Application Form and Practicing License ONLY when you apply online via the portal.

The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 11th April 2023.

Detailed job descriptions can be accessed on the Kenya University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital careers portal on the website

Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.

KUTRRH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Members of the public are informed that Kenyatta University, Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital Directorate of Human Resource Development will Contact the shortlisted applicants and candidates through the Telephone number 0710642513 only.

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Kenyatta University Teaching Referral and Research Hospital