University Nurse Jobs At USIU In Kenya

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University Nurse Career At USIU In Kenya 

University Nurse Job Responsibilities

  • Observation of vital signs and giving treatment at the triage room.
  • Man the health center reception and receive patients.
  • Maintaining medical records.
  • Observation and monitoring of patient conditions as well as maintenance of records.
  • Offering medical advice to patients.
  • Assistance in surgical procedures.
  • Sterilization and packaging of surgical equipment.
  • Referral (where necessary) of medical emergencies.
  • General housekeeping of the Health Center (includes preparation of First Aid kits, pre-packaging of
  • drugs/pharmaceuticals and maintenance of hygiene).
  • Assisting the Clinician in dispensing drugs when needed.
  • Assisting in the monthly stock take.
  • Process and follow up on insurance and hospital invoices
  • Carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Health Service Coordinator

 Qualifications For University Nurse Jobs 

  • Diploma in Community Health Nursing (KRCHN) from an accredited medical institution.
  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education grade C (plain) or equivalent.
  • Valid practicing license from the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Over 5 years working experience as a nurse in a hospital/university clinic. Experience managing the reception of a busy hospital, and processing of patient medical records will be an added advantage.

Competencies

  • Good customer care
  • Team work.
  • Accuracy, neatness, and consistency

Skills

  • Analytical skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Planning and Organization skills
  • Decision Making skills

 

   How to Apply

   

  • If you had previously applied for any of the listed positions, please do not re-apply. Incumbents will be expected to continue upgrading their knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes and trends in higher education.
  • Should you have the requisite qualifications and experience and want to work as a team member in a modern and progressive institution where you can make a difference, please apply. Interested applicants must provide a cover letter and a current CV, certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees, current salary and benefits, telephone and e-mail contacts to the following address by Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
  • Head of Human Resources, United States International University – Africa P.O Box 14634-00800, Nairobi, Kenya Email: jobs@usiu.ac.ke
  • USIU-Africa is an equal opportunity employer

 

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