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  • Posted: Aug 19, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Pearl Healthcare is a fast growing healthcare company that is transforming healthcare in Kenya which is building a chain of outpatient medical centres in Kenya using cutting edge technology to offer quality and exceptional medicare medical care and unparalleled patient experience at affordable rates
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    Community Oral Health Officer (COHO) - Nyahururu

    The successful candidate shall provide high quality dental care to our patients while observing the acceptable standards of operation.


    • Examine patients’ teeth and mouth.
    • Document patient dental history and/or chief complaints and/or observations
    • Assess dental condition and needs of patients using patient screening and monitoring procedures.
    • Analyse x-rays and evaluate dental needs as necessary including medical history review and dental charting.
    • Undertake general treatment and care for teeth and tissue problems using specified equipment and tools and established dental hygienist procedures.
    • Clean teeth using brushes, and polishers to remove plaque and stains ensuring that sterile conditions are maintained
    • Fill in cavities, rebuild broken teeth, replace missing teeth, and remove unnecessary or severely damaged teeth.
    • Treat and help to prevent gum disease.
    • Provide instruction on dental care and write prescriptions for patients
    • Inventory management of equipment and supplies at the dental unit. This includes preparing orders as needed to avoid stock outs.
    • Maintain a record of day–to–day activities of the dental unit and prepare regular reports as needed.

    Skills required:

    • Exceptional customer service and organizational skills.
    • Strong problem solving and sound judgment skills.


    • Diploma in Community Oral Health from a reputable institution
    • Registration by Oral Health Association of Kenya (OHAK)/ Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC)
    • At least one year of work experience
    • Good Communications skills

    Method of Application

    Interested candidates should submit their applications which include a detailed CV, cover letter, contacts of 3 references and salary expectation via email to

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