Duties include the following, but not limited to:
â€¢Practices as an independent PHC nurse specialist through managing case/patient load.
â€¢Provide direct PHC services.
â€¢Prescribe medicines as provided for by the law and ethical guidelines.
â€¢Facilitate the distribution of chronic medicines to patients around the catchment area.
â€¢Monitor and assess any adverse drug reactions/ resistances to patients.
â€¢Compile and implement patient treatment plans.
â€¢Order laboratory tests and performs diagnostic procedures
â€¢Conduct health assessments/physical examinations of patients.
â€¢Seeks guidance from other health care providers and specialists where necessary.
â€¢Knowledge of Family Planning
â€¢Knowledge of immunizations
â€¢Registered with SANC.
â€¢At least a Diploma in Nursing, those with a Degree in Family Nursing or Community Health Nursing have an added advantage.
â€¢Must be a Registered Professional Nurse (Primary Care Nursing)
â€¢Possess skills in Clinical Practice, Diagnostics, Patient counseling and Drug reaction management.
â€¢Excellent record keeping, report writing and Research skills.
Strong inter-personal and communication skills.
â€¢A team player and able to work under pressure.
â€¢Must have own a vehicle.
To apply for the above-mentioned position, please e-mail your CV to: M***email***