Registered Nurse

Recruiter / Employer: KENYA MEDICAL RESEARCH - KEMRI
Contract: Contract / Casual
Salary: Confidential
Status: Active

Job information

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Industry:
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HEALTHCARE
HEALTHCARE
NAIROBI

Job Description

Job specifications:

This is the entry and training grade for Diploma holders in this cadre. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior officer.

Duties and responsibilities at this level will include:

  • Assessing patients and clients and establishing health care needs;
  • Planning and implementing care interventions based on patients’/clients’ health needs;
  • Ensuring infection prevention control providing appropriate healthcare services,
  • Including, administration of medication,
  • Providing health education and
  • Counselling on identified health and socio-economic needs to patients/clients;
  • Referring patients and clients appropriately;
  • Ensuring a tidy and safe clinical environment; and
  • Ensuring safe custody of the nursing equipment and nursing records.

b) Person Specifications

  • Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Nursing, Kenya Registered Midwifery, Nursing/Midwifery, Nursing/Mental Health and Psychiatry or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Registration Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Valid Practising Licensing from Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Proficiency in computer application skills from a recognized institution; and
  • Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution
  • c) Key Skills and Competencies

    • Organisational Skills
    • Communication Skills
    • Interpersonal skills
    • Team player
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