ICU Coordinator Job, Medical Jobs Kenya 2022,

Responsibilities

  •  Co-ordinates and directs the daily patient care operations of the Critical Care Unit
  •  Analyses workloads and skill requirements to meet patient care needs
  •  Assesses staff competencies and makes patient care assignments
  •  Delegates appropriate tasks to appropriate personnel, consistent with legal and professional guidelines and departmental standards
  •  Maintains clear communications with the Clinical Nurse Manager regarding unit needs and/or incidents
  •  Serves as a resource person on the unit
  •  Assists with patient care as needed
  •  Identifies appropriate internal controls for department; provides mechanisms to monitor and enforce compliance
  •  Providing second on call coverage, running of general surgery clinics with both preoperative and post-op care plans
  •  Running outpatient surgical clinics in the satellite clinics
  •  He will be expected to run routine theatre lists with view to teaching as well as increasing technical expertise at a surgical Fellow level and engage with departmental academic activities at Tutorial fellow level
  •  Follow up of residents in their external rotations
  •  Co-ordination of morbidity and mortality meetings and MDT
  •  Ensures the unit is well equipped with well-functioning equipment
  •  Prepares the budget and ensures procurement of capital items to specifications and adequate supplies for the unit at all times
  •  Carries out performance appraisal for department staff
  •  Ensures the competence and efficiency of staff in terms of knowledge, skills and attitude
  •  In liaison with HR department, manage staff welfare, training and development
  •  Creates a work environment that fosters high degree of personal integrity, team spirit and outstanding performance standards
  •  Reports on clinical issues to the Hospital intensivist and the DDMS inpatient as required
  •  Participate in quality improvement initiatives within the department and provide reports as required

Qualifications

  •  MBchB Medicine and Surgery
  •  Minimum 5 years as a Senior Medical Officer
  •  Ability to train & develop staff
  •  Supervisory experience
  •  ICU training/ Critical Care Patient Training
  •  Health Management Systems
  •  Registered with KMPDC with a valid practicing license

How to Apply

If you are interested in the above position and you meet the requirements listed, please send your application together with a detailed CV, copies of Academic Certificates, three [3] referees and include their telephone contacts and email address to hrrecruit@materkenya.com so as to reach us not later than 13th July 2022