Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:-
Reviewing patients and instructing in writing all the recommendations, undertaking “Firs-On-Call” duties including clerking, investigating, and managing patients, conducting weekly clinic and theatre days, managing health facilities at various tiers in communities, responding to intern calls;
Training, supervising, and mentoring Medical Officers (Intern) and other students, performing emergency surgeries, undertaking medico-legal duties including filling of P3 Forms, court attendance and performing post mortems;
Undertaking medical examinations and preparing Medical Board Proceedings, carrying out community diagnosis, care and treatment, ensuring data and information are collected, transmitted, and utilized to benefit the customer and service provider, and conducting disease surveillance, prevention, and control, carrying out health education and promotion, and preparing medical reports.
Requirements for appointment
For appointment to this grade, an Officer must have:-
Served as Senior Medical Officer, Job Group CPSB 06/’N’ for a minimum period of three (3) years;
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from an institution recognized by medical
practitioners and the Dentist Board;
Master’s degree in any of the following fields; Medicine, Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic surgery, Dermatology, Ear, Nose, and Throat medicine, Microbiology, neurosurgery, Obstetrics, and Gynecology, Occupational
Medicine, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatrics and child health, Palliative Medicine, Pathology, Plastic and reconstructive surgery, Psychiatry, Public Health, Radiology, Health Systems Management, health economics, Health Informatics, Epidemiology, Global Health Policy, Public Health Microbiology and emerging infectious diseases, Biostatistics or equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Medical
practitioners and Dentists Board;
Certificate of registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;
Valid practicing license from Medical practitioners and Dentists Board; and
Demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability 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.