Be a holder of a Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing, Kenya Registered Midwifery, Kenya Registered Nursing/Midwifery or Kenya Registered Nursing/Mental Health and Psychiatry from a recognized institution;
Must be a holder of a Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing from a recognized institution;
Possess a Registration Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
Possess a valid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya; and vi. Have shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
Duties and Responsibilities
Initiation of patient care and machine monitoring in the critical care unit;
Nursing care prior to and following specialized surgery;
Organizing for and coordinating continuous medical education for staff on critical care;
Ensuring a safe environment for care of critical patients;
Assessing, planning, implementing nursing interventions and evaluating patient’s outcomes;
Diagnosing common health conditions;
Referring patients and clients appropriately;
Facilitating patients’ admission and initiating discharge plans; and
Maintaining records on patients’/client’s health condition and care.