Medical Doctor 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.

Medical Doctor

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience2 years
  • Location Nairobi
  • Job Field Medical / Healthcare 

Responsibilities
As a medical doctor you will be involved with restoring a patient’s optimum health, perform health assessments, prescribe medication, create treatment plans, and provide primary healthcare and wellness advice to patients. Major responsibilities for this role will require you to:

  • Work independently in managing a wide scope of primary healthcare cases including acute and chronic diseases, and complex medical problems that can be managed at the primary healthcare level.
  • Provide remote treatment when/if primary healthcare condition could be managed in-house while following HealthX policies and procedures.
  • Compile patient histories, formulates diagnosis, order appropriate diagnostic tests, and prescribe appropriate treatment.
  • Respond to and handle inbound calls from patients directly or calls transferred from care coordinator/nurse/patient advocate.
  • Perform periodic outbound calls to ensure that patients receive further care and follow-up, if required, in a timely manner.
  • Offer in-home assessment to patients with identified barriers to appropriate healthcare facilities.
  • Remotely monitor enrolled patients through telemonitoring software.
  • Provide health promotion and preventive services including child health services, ante natal care and primary healthcare screening etc.
  • Educate clients, patients, and families on their health and how to maintain and promote it.
  • Coordinate patient care with secondary level through appropriate referral to hospitals, including emergency referral, and maintain responsibility for patient’s primary healthcare.
  • Maintain high standard of documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Keep up to date with evidence based medical knowledge in the field of General Practice and primary healthcare.
  • Participate in professional development programs and ensure license to practice as a General Practitioner (at minimum) is maintained and up to date.

Qualifications

  • Basic Medical Degree (MBCHB or equivalent) from medical school acceptable to KMPDC.
  • Satisfactory completion of a one-year internship.
  • At least 2 years clinical experience post-internship in General Practice.
  • Must have a valid KMPDC license to Practice.

Must have skills

  • Good communication skills

Method of Application

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

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