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  • Posted: Feb 5, 2020
    Deadline: Feb 18, 2020
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    Oasis healthcare group is a company that runs a chain of facilities which aim to provide a 3 tier referral system to enable clients benefit from quality healthcare and also be seen by all appropriate healthcare cadre when need arises. It consists of skilled and dedicated health specialists, professionals, support staff, volunteers and physicians who promote ...
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    Community Oral Health Officer (COHO)

    We currently have facilities in the following counties: Kisii, Nyamira, Migori, Homa Bay, Siaya, Uasin Gishu, Kitui, Nairobi, Kakamega, Bungoma and Nakuru.

    We are looking for a qualified individual to fill the following position:

    Location: Migori

    Main Purpose: The COHO will be responsible for handling all oral health matters for all our clients according to the stipulated procedures.

    Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Examine patients’ teeth and mouth.
    • Assess dental condition and needs of patients using patient screening and monitoring procedures.
    • Analyze x-rays and evaluate dental needs as necessary including medical history review and dental charting.
    • Take, develop and mount radiographs as well as trace radiographs required for corrective treatment
    • 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
    • Make impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts
    • Document patient dental history and/or chief complaints and/or observations
    • Supervise staff and clinic processes

    Job Requirements

    • Minimum Qualification: Diploma in Community Health
    • Experience: Minimum of one (1) year experience in a busy hospital.
    • Registered as a Community Oral Health Officer with the regulatory body.
    • Valid Practicing License.
    • Must have a work permit and license to practice in Kenya if a foreigner from KMPD Board
    • Analytical and inquisitive, with excellent attention to detail
    • Able and willing to work outside normal hours when necessary

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    Main Purpose: The officer will be responsible for the effective provision of quality radiography services in the Hospital

    Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Assess patients and their clinical requirements to work out which radiographic techniques to use;
    • Perform a range of radiographic examinations on patients to produce high-quality images;
    • Take responsibility for radiation safety in your work area, including checking equipment for malfunctions and errors;
    • Manage referrals to ensure patients receive a radiation dose as low as reasonably possible;
    • Supervise visiting staff and patients in radiation work areas;
    • Help in more complex radiological examinations, working with doctors such as radiologists and surgeons;
    • Provide support and reassurance to patients, taking into account their physical and psychological needs.
    • Keep up to date with health and safety guidelines, including ionising radiation regulations, to protect yourself and others.
    • Using specialised equipment, technologies and techniques to obtain images of parts/areas of the body.
    • Determining the most appropriate method of scanning for each patient.
    • Consulting with other medical staff to identify and diagnose diseases, conditions and the nature of injuries.

    Job Requirements

    • Higher Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences (Ultrasound Option) or its equivalent from a recognised institution.
    • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences or its equivalent from a recognised institution.
    • Registration with Society of Radiographers in Kenya (SORK)
    • Valid Practicing licence from Radiation Protection Body.
    • Proficiency in Computer applications.
    • Fulfilling Chapter six (6) of the Constitution Kenya, 2010.

    Method of Application

    Courier and hand delivered applications can be dropped at Oasis Doctors Plaza Migori at Family Bank Building


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    Applications to reach us before close of business 18/02/2020.

    Remember to quote the job title as Community Oral Health Officer COHO Migori on the email Subject.

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