Our client, a nursing home based in Nairobi is seeking to employ a medical officer.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Examine patients and taking their histories, order tests, and other diagnostic procedures
  • Carrying out specific procedures, e.g., performing operations
  • Monitoring and providing appropriate clinical care (medical and surgical) to patients in hospital wards and in outpatient clinic
  • Admitting patients requiring special care
  • Making notes and preparing paperwork, both as a legal record of treatment and for the benefit of other healthcare professionals
  • Keeping the referring doctor informed of inpatient and outpatient progress.
  • Liaising with other medical and non-medical staff in the hospital to ensure quality treatment
  • Ensuring that comprehensive hospital medical records for all in and outpatients are accurately filled.
  • Discussing and evaluating new pharmaceutical products with pharmaceutical representatives.
  • Keeping up-to-date with medical developments, treatment, and medication.
  • Maintaining patient rights and confidentiality when dealing with patients.
  • Providing educational and clinical training for clinical staff.


Qualifications, Skills and Requirements

  • Clinical risk management experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of medical recordkeeping practices.
  • Advanced ability to ensure the highest standards in patient care and compliance with healthcare regulations.
  • Ability to keep abreast of advancements in the field of specialization.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Hardworking, proactive and self-driven
  • Empathetic to patients of all ages
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision
  • Problem solving, conflict resolution and crisis management skills
  • Desire for personal development, improvement and learning
  • BLS, ATLS and ACLS qualifications from a relevant body
  • Must have completed 1year internship
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Bachelor of Medicine or Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
  • EPR knowledge will be an added advantage.


Interested candidates should send their CVs to  with the job title as medical officer.

Only shortlisted shall be contacted.