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  • Posted: Nov 3, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Karen Hospital is a 102 bed multispecialty Hospital in Kenya located in Karen along Karen –Langata Road, Nairobi. We offer patient focused, world class medical treatment and accord the highest standards of medical care to all our patients indiscriminately. With our State of the art amenities, equipment and our well trained staff, we are committe...
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    Pharmaceutical Technologist

    We are seeking to recruit a highly motivatedvisionary and results oriented candidate to fill in the below positions:


    • Processing and dispensing prescriptions,treatment sheets and medication orders correctly and accurately.
    • Giving accurate drug information to alldoctors, nurses, patients and other user departments.
    • Checking the expiry dates of medicines, makingsure that the short expiry drugs are tagged and returned back to the store incompliance with the Short Expiry Drug Policy
    • Effectively manage the dispensing of drugs andother commodities
    • Check and advise on expiry of drugs anddisposal of the same
    • Ensure proper management of pharmacy records
    • Monitor drugs and other medical supplieslevels and initiate the procurement process.
    • Take inventory and track medication and supplyorders.
    • Keep records of all drug stocks ordered, drugsissued to clients and stocks remaining.
    • Establish and maintain good relationships withcustomers which includes clinics, doctors, hospitals and other institutions
    • Receiving, Interpreting and processingprescriptions;
    • Dispense medications, packaging, and labelingpharmaceuticals as per the prescription

    Minimum requirement:

    • Diploma inPharmaceutical Technology from a accredited institutions by Pharmacy and PoisonsBoard.
    • Must beregistered and licensed by the Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board and have avalid practicing license.
    • Minimum two (2)years working experience.
    • Goodcommunication and interpersonal skills.
    • At least 2 yearsof relevant working experience
    • Strongnegotiation and customer care skills
    • Have experience working with any ERP system.

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    Laboratory Manager

    Overall Purpose

    Responsible for ensuring delivery of day-to-dayquality and efficient laboratory services as per the Hospitals standards.He/She will i manage overall laboratory operations; developing procedures toensure safety, security, quality, and accuracy of results; designing andperforming test procedures; analyzing requests for tests and equipment.

    Key responsibilities:

    • Develop and translate Laboratorypolicies and procedures into daily operations.
    • Align departmental objectives to theHospital Strategic Plan and engage staff towards achieving the objectives.
    • Develop the sections budget in liaisonwith the Director of Medical Services for approval by management.
    • Initiate procurement of Laboratoryequipment and supplies, develop, monitor and maintain an inventory of the same.
    • Ensure operations conform to QualityManagement requirements and engage activities for continuous qualityimprovement. Lead the Quality Assurance function, maintaining the higheststandards on a day to day basis, ensuring ISO compliance is achieved.
    • Monitor departments operations &performance and prepare reports for management.
    • Participate in education and trainingof staff through Continuous Medical Education programs.
    • People Management – In charge ofmedical laboratory staff including, recruiting, selecting, orienting, andtraining employees
    • Ensures that all the Main Laboratoryand the Satellite Laboratories comply with KMLTTB Board requirements for theregistration and annual renewal licenses
    • Reviews Quality Control, Maintenance,and Equipment records for all Hospital sections of the laboratory, as well assatellites laboratories as per the requirements.

    Minimum requirement:

    • Degree in Medical Laboratory Science
    • Must be registered with Kenya MedicalLaboratory Technicians and Technologist Board (KMLTTB) and have a validpracticing license
    • 8 years progressive work experience 3years of which must have been in a senior Laboratory supervisory role withexcellent technical knowledge in atleast 3 of the following areas haematology, chemistry,histology and micro-biology.
    • Training/certification in ISO/QualityManagement process
    • Must beself-motivated, energetic, able to solve problems and work in a diverselaboratory environment.
    • Excellentinterpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with clients.
    • Demonstratedleadership and a history of excellent attendance with the ability to workindependently.
    • Excellentorganizational, computer and record-keeping skills.

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.


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

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