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  • Posted: Nov 5, 2021
    Deadline: Nov 15, 2021
  • St. Francis Community Hospital is a Faith Based Hospital which was officially opened in January 24, 2009. It is located along Kasarani-Mwiki Road, Nairobi. It is neat, efficient, affordable and patient-friendly. It is run by the Little Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi under the Archdiocese of Nairobi. The hospital has partnered with many organizations in...
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    Ophthalmic Clinical Officer

    Reporting to the Medical Superintendent, the successful candidates will be expected to do diagnose, examine and manage eye patients. Her/his job is also to strengthen provision of primary Health Care activities.


    • Provide consultations at the eye clinic
    • Diagnose, manage and refer cataract cases appropriately
    • Increase community awareness to participation in eye care especially cataract identification and referral
    • Perform cataract surgeries and refer complicated cases appropriately
    • Take part in planning and participating in eye camps
    • Ensure that all assessments and treatment provided are properly documented on patients files
    • Maintain an accurate and updated records keeping system in the health unit keeping in mind that any significant changes seen with regards to cases seen in health unit should be reported to the Doctor in charge and other relevant authorities
    • Admit patients to the wards when necessary and ensure that M.O. in-charge is promptly informed.
    • Maintain equipment in good condition and submit regular inventory report of the same
    • Compile and submit quarterly inventory return/ requisition of all drugs and supplies

    Qualifications and Skills

    • Diploma in Clinical medicine and Higher Diploma in Ophthalmology from a recognized Institution
    • Registered with the Clinical Officer’s Council- Kenya
    • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role (Post specialization)
    • Must be willing to work during odd hours and on weekends/holidays
    • Committed to work in multidisciplinary team

    Method of Application

    Only qualified candidates are encouraged to email their applications with detailed curriculum vitae, names and contacts of three referees, current and expected salary to [email protected] on or before 15th November, 2021.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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