Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:-
Implementing health records and information policies and guidelines;
Providing advise on disclosure, confidentiality, security and exchange of health records and information, analyzing health records data;
Carrying out health records and information system review, designing medical and surgical indices;
Developing health data quality audit tools;
Designing health records monitoring and evaluation tools;
Disseminating health information; preparing medical records and reports;
Maintaining record safety and confidentiality;
Maintaining diagnostic and surgical indices;
Maintaining patients Master Index; coding Diseases and Surgical Procedures according to the International Classification of Diseases and Procedures in Medicine; and
Indexing diseases and surgical procedures.
Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-
Served in the grade of Senior Health Records and Information Management Officer,, Job GroupCPSB08/’L’ for a minimum period of three (3) years;
Bachelors’ degree in Health Records and Information Management from a recognized institution; and
Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
How to apply
All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website www.kakamega.go.ke, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before 16th August, 2022 at 11.59 P.M.
N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org will be accepted. Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified.
PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board (KCPSB) DOES NOT use Agents nor charge ANYFEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are; email email@example.com and phone number 0713852573 ONLY.