Jobs and Vacancies in Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu

Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu
Exciting Career Opportunities
The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu is an institution of the Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya, which is an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network.
The hospital is part of a network of health facilities, which includes Hospitals and Outreach health facilities across East Africa. The Aga Khan Hospital is in an exciting growth phase and has attained acknowledgment of its quality by achieving ISO 9001:2015 certification, ISO 15189:2012 accreditation for laboratory services and is moving towards Joint Commission International Accreditation.
The Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu has also expanded its services to Kisii, Kakamega, Kitale, Bungoma, Kericho, Kibuye-Kisumu, West End- Kisumu, Busia, Homa- Bay and Kapsabet Counties, with plans to spread to Bomet and Migori counties.
The Hospital seeks to recruit professionals for the following positions:
Manager – Information, Communication and Technology (ICT)
Overall Responsibility: Reporting to the Head of Finance, the successful candidate will direct the formulation and implement a vibrant ICT strategy geared towards the achievement of an effective and efficient Institution.
Key Responsibilities
·         Responsible for the formulation of ICT business plans that are aligned to the Hospital Strategy,
·         Responsible for Identifying skills gaps and secure necessary skills within IT to deliver on set objectives,
·         Lead innovative ICT initiatives, change and process improvement,
·         Formulate and implement policies to manage and maintain a robust monitoring, controls, business continuity, security, backup and recovery of mission critical systems.
·         Proactively review ICT strategies, policies, plans and technologies in response to the fast changing operating environment and business challenges in a manner that supports and optimizes operations whilst at minimum costs.
·         Provide and maintain status reporting on ICT systems, service delivery, incident management, ICT Contracts & SLA compliance and fulfilment levels as required.
·         Responsible for ICT Budget, procurement of ICT systems, services technologies & infrastructure in line business plans.
Requirements and Experience
·         Master’s Degree in Information Communication and Technology or, Degree recognized in Kenya
·         Diploma in Project Management would be an added advantage
·         Minimum five (5) years’ experience while two (2) years should be in senior management;
·         Excellent interpersonal, organizational and public relations skills
·         Excellent ICT knowledge in system and network administration;
·         Good people management skills

Infectious Disease Specialist
Overall Responsibility: Reporting to the Medical Director the successful candidate will oversee management of tropical /infectious/communicable diseases with special emphasis on HIV and actively participate in CPD activities including teaching of interns and Senior House Officers.
Requirements and Experience
·         M. Med in Internal Medicine or Paediatrics and Child Health

·         At least three years of experience in tropical/infectious /communicable diseases practice
·         A team player with ability to maintain good working relations with colleagues, other health care workers and hospital management.
·         Expert knowledge in the management of tropical /infectious/communicable diseases with special emphasis on HIV
·         Excellent communication skills.
·         Participate in CPD activities including teaching of Interns and Senior House Officers.

Resident Anaesthesiologist
Overall Responsibility: Reporting to the Head of Department the successful candidate will be responsible for efficient delivery of anesthesiology services to patients, mentoring junior doctors, assisting with critical patients in the ACU among others.
Key Responsibilities
·         Planning anesthesia services through thorough review of patients pre, intra and post operatively
·         Giving anesthesia
·         Responding to emergencies that require the input of an anesthesiologist
·         Sharing on-call responsibilities in anesthesia
·         Being part of the team that looks after critical patients in acute care unit
·         Teaching and mentoring of junior Doctors
Requirements and Experience
·         Master’s Degree of Medicine in Anesthesia from a University recognized in Kenya
·         Bachelor Degree of anesthesia and ICU or Medicine & Surgery
·         Minimum 2 years work experience as an anesthesiologist
·         Specialist Recognition as an anesthesiologist desirable
Skills and Competencies
·         Good communicate skills.
·         Be flexible and result oriented.
·         Be ardent scientist with good clinical judgement
·         Have a good understanding of quality processes within the department of anesthesiology
·         Be in good standing with the Medical Board

Data Officer
Overall Responsibility: Reporting to the Quality Coordinator, the successful candidate will be responsible for management of data, facilitation of document management among other duties.
Key Responsibilities
·         Aggregates Institutional and Departmental Key performance indicators (KPI’s), Patient satisfaction data
·         Data entry, analysis, presentation.
·         Preparing summaries of all analyzed data.
·         Maintaining archives of all the databases created
·         Updates databases on monthly basis for quarterly reporting
·         Timely submission of reports in reference to the agreed timelines
·         Uploading and updating quality & patient related documents (Policies & Forms) on the intranet
·         Preparing and updating manual folders for documents
·         Help other support services maintain their databases
·         Clerical duties for the department
Requirements and Experience
·         Relevant Degree in Social Sciences
·         Proficient in Microsoft office; excel, powerpoint, word, publisher & Vision.
·         Proficient in use of Statistical tools; SPSS and other IT applications.
·         Minimum three (3) years’ relevant work experience in the field of data management, research, analytics and metrics.
·         Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
·         Highly discrete and exercise confidentiality

How to Apply
Interested candidates should email their applications with detailed curriculum vitae, names and contacts of three referees, current and expected salary to on or before 9th February, 2018.
Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu does not solicit any funds for purposes of recruitment.
“Aga Khan Hospital Kisumu is an equal opportunity employer”

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