Medanta Africare

We are a leading outpatient care & day care medical Centre in Nairobi.

We are seeking to hire a motivated & qualified candidate for the position of a Radiographer.

Are you interested in being part of a team delivering world class healthcare in hands you can trust?

If so, then this is what will be expected of you:

Job Summary: The Radiographer is responsible for ensuring provision of excellent and accurate imaging services within the laid down standard operating policies and protocols so as to ensure a proper diagnosis

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct a daily function check of all Radiology Machines
  • Conduct effective radiology procedures (i.e. X-Ray, MRI, CT Scan, Bone Dexa and Mammograms) within the approved policies and procedures to enable accomplishment of overall departmental goal.
  • Ensure adequate and correct information is given to patients regarding procedures.
  • Ensure safety for the patients and the machine through adequate preparation of patients.
  • Monitor the patients’ condition all through the procedure.
  • Liaise with doctors and other medical staff to clarify ambiguous radiology requests to prevent service anomalies.
  • Ensure that all the Radiation safety measures are put in place to protect the patient staff and the public.
  • Ensure timely availability of images to facilitate timely reporting and dispatch of patient reports.
  • Review Patient Reports to ensure that they are accurate before sign off
  • Coordinate with all that are involved in the provision of this service to ensure a maximum throughput of patients
  • Provide hands on training and keep training records for other Radiographers assigned to him/her for training.
  • Document and report all the faults on the machines to recommended authorities.
  • Should always be around during maintenance services and ensure that the machine is handed over in a good working condition after the service.
  • Ensure proper and accurate records of procedures volumes, environment and downtime.
  • Come up and forward to the departmental management with proposals on how to improve the quality of services provided and volumes.
  • Perform any other duties within the professional circuit as may be assigned from time to time.
  • Ensure that the correct billing is carried out to avoid revenue loss.

Professional Qualifications:

  • Diploma in Medical Imaging Sciences from Kenya Medical Training College
  • Member of Society of Radiographers Kenya (SORK), Kenya and Radiation Protection Board (RBP)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a healthcare facility with a busy radiology department

Competencies:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good knowledge of computer application systems e.g. radiology information system
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize a demanding workload

How to Apply

Please send your application including your updated CV to human-resource@medantaafricare.com by close of business on 19th September 2020.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, gender, religion, nationality, physical or mental disability, age or sexual orientation.