1. ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON, JOB GROUP ‘Q’, 1- Post – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/002

Requirements for appointment

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.Ch.B) degree from a recognized Institution by Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;
  • Master’s degree in Orthopedic Surgery;
  • Certificate of Registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;
  • Valid practicing license from Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board;
  • Have working experience of not less than ten (10) years in medical field;
  • Certificate in computer application skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Undertaking Orthopedic diagnosis, care, treatment and rehabilitation of patients;
  • Carrying out specialized clinical care;
  • Providing psycho-social interventions;
  • Providing clinical services to patients;
  • Training, consulting and performing surgeries in health facilities;
  • Carrying out forensic and medico-legal services;
  • Coordinating disease surveillance, prevention and control;
  • Coordinating health education and promotion;
  • Implementing health projects and programmes;
  • Maintaining up-to-date health information systems;
  • Monitoring provision of health treatment and care;
  • Undertaking health research;
  • Analyzing medical reports.

2. MEDICAL OFFICER, J.G ‘M’ – 3 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/003

 Requirement for appointment

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from a recognized by Medical practitioner and Dentist Board;
  • Successfully completed one (1) year internship from a recognized institution;
  • Registration license from the Medical Practitioner and Dentists Board;
  • Certificate in Computer Application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Diagnosing, caring and treating diseases;
  • Performing medical and surgical procedures;
  • Preparing and responding to emergencies and disasters;
  • Participating in management of medicine, medical instruments and equipment;
  • Providing health education;
  • Maintaining health records, health information and data;
  • Counselling patients and their relatives on diagnoses and bereavements;
  • Teaching and coaching medical students, nursing students and clinical officer intern;
  • Preparing requisite documents for registration.

3. PHARMACIST, J.G ‘M’ – 2 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/004

Requirements for appointment

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree from an institution recognized by the Pharmacy and Poisons board;
  • Successfully completed one (1) year internship from a recognized institution;
  • Registration certificate by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board;
  • Certificate in compute Application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Screening prescriptions for legal validity, drug contraindications, drug interaction, appropriateness of dose, frequency and duration of dosing and patience convenience;
  • Preparing and dispensing medicines according to good dispensing practices and counselling patients on use of medicine;
  • Making extemporaneous preparations;
  • Participating in ward rounds;
  • Identify medicinal gaps and challenges;
  • Maintaining a daily activity log book for recording all activities undertaken;
  • Recommending Over The Counter (OTC) medicines to patients/clients with simple medical conditions and making necessary referrals;
  • Making entries into the relevant inventory management records and registers.

4. ANAESTHETIST, JOB GROUP ‘K’ – 2 Posts REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/005

Requirements for Appointment

  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery or Clinical Medicine and Community Health from a recognized institution;
  • Higher diploma in Anesthesia from a recognized medical training Institution;
  • At least three years’ experience in clinical medicine in the public or private sector.
  • Certificate of Registration from the Clinical Officers’ Council;
  • Valid practising license from the Council;
  • Certificate in Computer Application Skills.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Administration of anesthesia to patients undergoing minor surgery;
  • Monitoring patients vital signs and organ functions during surgery;
  • Ensuring successful recovery of patients who have undergone surgery;
  • Maintenance of anesthesia machines

5. NUTRITION AND DIETETICS OFFICER, JOB GROUP ‘K’ – 2 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/006

Requirements for Appointment

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics/ Clinical Nutrition or Home Economics from a recognized institution;
  • Registration by the Council of the Institute of Nutritionists and Dieticians (CIND);
  • Certificate in Computer Application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparing and implementing therapeutic diets for outpatients and inpatients;
  • Providing guidelines on therapeutic diets for existing and emerging diseases for hospital use and home based care and other institutions;
  • Treating and counselling patients using specialized dietetic nutritionally modified products;
  • Implementing the nutrition and dietetic process including screening;
  • Assessing, formulating and implementing nutrition interventions and evaluating outcomes;
  • Providing nutrition support in patient management in health care facilities;
  • Developing and disseminating nutrition behavior change communication, information, education and communication materials;
  • Implementing nutrition health programmes;
  • Collecting and compiling nutrition and dietetic data

6. REGISTERED CLINICAL OFFICER II, JOB GROUP ‘H’ – 10 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/007

Requirements for Appointment

  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery or Clinical Medicine and Community Health from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate of Registration from the Clinical Officers’ Council;
  • Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution.
  • Certificate in Computer application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Taking history, examining, diagnosing and treating patients’ common ailments at an outpatient or inpatient health facility;
  • Implementing community health care activities in liaison with other health workers;
  • Guiding and counselling patients, clients and staff on health issues;
  • Sensitizing patients and clients on preventive and promotive health;
  • Referring patients and clients to appropriate health facilities;
  • Providing clinical outreach and school health services;
  • Carrying out minor surgical procedures as per training and skill;
  • Collecting and compiling clinical data;
  • Assessing, preparing and presenting medico-legal reports.

7. RADIOGRAPHER, J.G ‘H’ – 7 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/008

Requirements for appointment

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade C (plain) with grade C (plain) in English/Kiswahili, Biology or Physics and C- in Mathematics;
  • Diploma in any of the following : Diagnostic radiography/medical Imaging Sciences, ultrasound, computerized tomography, Magnetic Resonance imaging, Mammography, Nuclear medicine, Radiation Therapy and Digital medical Imaging equipment or its equivalent from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing radiographic services to patients;
  • Processing, verifying and maintaining information to patients;
  • Ordering and maintaining records of radiographic and photographic supplies.

8. REGISTERED NURSE III, JOB GROUP `H` – 40 Posts – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/009

Requirements for appointment

  • Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing, Kenya Registered Midwifery, Kenya Registered Nursing/Midwifery or Kenya Registered Nursing/Mental Health and Psychiatry from a recognized institution;
  • Registration certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Valid Practicing License from Nursing Council of Kenya;
  • Certificate in Computer Application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assessing, planning, implementing nursing interventions and evaluating patients outcomes;
  • Providing appropriate healthcare services including Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses (IMCI), immunization, PMTCT, ante-natal care and delivery;
  • Providing health education and counselling to patients/clients and community on identified health needs;
  • Referring patients and clients appropriately;
  • Facilitating patients` admission and initiating discharge plans;
  • Maintaining records on patients/clients health condition and care;
  • Ensuring a tidy and safe clinical environment;
  • Collecting and compiling data.

9. ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA TECHNICIAN III, JOB GROUP ‘G’ – 1 Post – REF: NO MCG/PSB/2018/010

Requirements for appointment

  • Certificate in either Orthopedic Plaster and tractions technology or Orthopedic plaster technology from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in compute Application skills from a recognized institution.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manipulating and reducing fractures and dislocations;
  • Fixing and removing casts, bandages to and from patients;
  • Correcting congenital Talipes Equino-varus (CTEV);
  • Participating in management of minor Orthopaedic and trauma cases in emergencies and accidents;
  • Sensitizing and creating awareness on orthopaedic trauma conditions to the communities;
  • Counselling patients on issues regarding orthopaedic trauma.

How to apply
Application forms and details of the vacancies can be accessed at www.murang’a.go.ke. Applications
should be submitted to the Public Service Board clearly indicating the position applied for ad reference
number on the envelope addressed to:

Secretary
Murang’a County Public Service Board
P.O. Box 52 – 10200
MURANG’A

Applications can be hand delivered at the County Public Service Board Office located within the
County Governor’s office, Murang’a on or before close of business on 10thAugust 2018.

  • Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.
  • Women, minorities and persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity cards, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, clearance and other relevant documents in support of their applications.
  • Applicants from other Counties are encouraged to apply.

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