MaryBegg Community Clinic job opportuninity:
Location: Kabitaka – Solwezi
Purpose of The Role:
o Our Clinical Officers are responsible for the delivery of a high standard of medical care together with excellent customer service at the health facility. Clinical Officers rotate between outpatient and emergency services.
o They work closely with other multidisciplinary clinicians to provide comprehensive health care services for patients and their families.
o Our Clinical Officers carry out their duties consistently, ethically and in line with international standards and evidence based medical practices.
o Actively participates in the efficient provision of the Medical Services at the Clinic by adhering to international best practice guidelines
o Treat patients according to Standard Treatment Guidelines (MBCC guidelines, Zambia National treatment guidelines, WHO treatment guidelines)
o To use the ICD 10 Coding on all patient consultation visit.
o Ensure Patient Care and Management as detailed below:
o Follow up patient consistently and ensure appropriate investigations
o Documentation of history taking and physical examination on patients
o Prescribe correct treatment to patients
o Record all cases seen daily on tally sheet
o Refer clients whenever need arises
o Counsel clients on and compliance to treatment in outpatient/inpatient department
o Order investigations on patients/clients where necessary
o Give health education talks to clients
o Able to work with other clinicians to ensure comprehensive patient care
o Recognises patient’s rights in offering medical services
o Ability to offer support to other staff members in order to bring about efficiency in service delivery
o Ability to adjust and adapt to changes that may come in the field of clinical practice.
o Keeping up to date with latest developments in clinical practice
o Exhibits professional conduct at all times towards patients/clients and staff members
o Not to engage in personal confrontation with patients but seeks better ways of resolving grievances by engaging right people to sort out any grievances
Required Technical Skills, Training & Experience
o Diploma in Clinical General Sciences
o Must be registered and licenced with the Health Professions Council of Zambia (HPCZ).
o Experience in emergency medicine is an advantage.
o Must have at least 3 – 5 years’ experience
How to apply
State the position in the subject line of the email. Only a detailed Curriculum Vitae should be sent to: