Clinical Officer at HealthX Africa

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

HealthXafrica

HealthXafrica is a pioneering employer in healthcare technology, renowned for nurturing talent with robust training, competitive remuneration, and a supportive work culture. Employees contribute to revolutionizing healthcare access in Africa through innovative digital solutions, impacting millions with improved healthcare delivery and outcomes.

Clinical Officer

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , Diploma
  • Experience 3 years
  • Location Nairobi
  • Job Field Medical / Healthcare 

Key Responsibilities
The main purpose of this role is to ensure the delivery of high – quality healthcare services through virtual platforms while maintaining compliance with clinical standards and regulations. Major responsibilities will be: –

  • Conduct virtual consultations with patients, including history taking, physical examinations (as feasible), and diagnostic evaluations.
  • Provide appropriate medical advice, diagnosis, and treatment plans based on patient consultations.
  • Prescribe medications and recommend treatments as needed, ensuring prescriptions comply with legal and ethical guidelines.
  • Manage and follow up on patient medication plans and adjustments.
  • Educate patients on health conditions, treatment options, preventive measures, and healthy lifestyle choices.
  • Offer emotional support and counseling to patients and their families.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals and specialists to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare providers and facilities when necessary.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed electronic medical records (EMRs) of patient interactions, diagnoses, treatment plans, and follow-ups.
  • Ensure all patient information is kept confidential and secure in accordance with HIPAA and company policies.
  • Participate in quality assurance activities, including case reviews and audits, to ensure high standards of care.
  • Engage in continuous professional development and training to stay updated with the latest medical advancements and telemedicine practices.
  • Provide guidance and support to patients on using the telemedicine platform effectively.
  • Troubleshoot basic technical issues during consultations and coordinate with the technical team for resolution.

Qualifications

  • Diploma/ degree in Clinical Medicine
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical practice experience. Previous telemedicine experience is an advantage.
  • Valid practicing license from the Clinical Officers Council.
  • Proficiency in using telehealth technology and electronic medical records (EMRs)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong diagnostic and clinical decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Compassionate and patient-centered approach to healthcare.

Must have skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in using telehealth technology and electronic medical records (EMRs)
  • Strong diagnostic and clinical decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Compassionate and patient-cantered approach to healthcare.

Method of Application

Clinical Officer

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , Diploma
  • Experience 3 years
  • Location Nairobi
  • Job Field Medical / Healthcare 

Key Responsibilities
The main purpose of this role is to ensure the delivery of high – quality healthcare services through virtual platforms while maintaining compliance with clinical standards and regulations. Major responsibilities will be: –

  • Conduct virtual consultations with patients, including history taking, physical examinations (as feasible), and diagnostic evaluations.
  • Provide appropriate medical advice, diagnosis, and treatment plans based on patient consultations.
  • Prescribe medications and recommend treatments as needed, ensuring prescriptions comply with legal and ethical guidelines.
  • Manage and follow up on patient medication plans and adjustments.
  • Educate patients on health conditions, treatment options, preventive measures, and healthy lifestyle choices.
  • Offer emotional support and counseling to patients and their families.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals and specialists to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare providers and facilities when necessary.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed electronic medical records (EMRs) of patient interactions, diagnoses, treatment plans, and follow-ups.
  • Ensure all patient information is kept confidential and secure in accordance with HIPAA and company policies.
  • Participate in quality assurance activities, including case reviews and audits, to ensure high standards of care.
  • Engage in continuous professional development and training to stay updated with the latest medical advancements and telemedicine practices.
  • Provide guidance and support to patients on using the telemedicine platform effectively.
  • Troubleshoot basic technical issues during consultations and coordinate with the technical team for resolution.

Qualifications

  • Diploma/ degree in Clinical Medicine
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical practice experience. Previous telemedicine experience is an advantage.
  • Valid practicing license from the Clinical Officers Council.
  • Proficiency in using telehealth technology and electronic medical records (EMRs)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong diagnostic and clinical decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Compassionate and patient-centered approach to healthcare.

Must have skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in using telehealth technology and electronic medical records (EMRs)
  • Strong diagnostic and clinical decision-making abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Compassionate and patient-cantered approach to healthcare.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to HealthX Africa on hris.peoplehum.com to apply

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