Karen Hospital Clinical Pharmacist Jobs in Nairobi

CP/P/10/2021

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with professional and legal practice and standard operating procedures
  • Fill prescriptions for inpatients and outpatients
  • Attend ward rounds and participate in multidisciplinary patient care.
  • Conduct drug utilization reviews and engage in clinical and operational research.
  • Undertaking clinical checks on all treatment sheets and prescriptions for suitability of treatment.
  • Monitor drug therapy and carry out clinical pharmacy interventions for both in patients and outpatients in liaison with the patient care team.
  • Reporting, Monitoring and analysis of medication errors, adverse drug reactions and other quality and patient safety indicators.
  • Carry out medication use counselling and adherence monitoring for patients on chronic treatment.
  • Ensure institutional compliance with antibiotic stewardship guidelines restrictions
  • Undertake medication reconciliation during patient admission and discharge.
  • Participate and supervise staff in sterile compounding, chemotherapy reconstitution and extemporaneous preparations.
  • Provide information and education on drugs and medication therapy to patients, healthcare workers and other hospital personnel.
  • To prepare articles on important medication related updates for publication in the hospital newsletter and patient education leaflets.
  • Conduct continuous professional development sessions for pharmacy staff

Minimum requirement:

  • Master’s in clinical pharmacy
  • Registration with the Pharmacy and Poisons Board with a valid annual practicing license.
  • Experience of 1 – 2 years after postgraduate in clinical pharmacy.
  • Mature, well organized, reliable and shows initiative.
  • Good supervisory, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A team player with a problem-solving mind-set.

How To Apply

send your detailed CV to us on email to: recruitment@karenhospital.org quoting the reference number.

Deadline for submission is 30th September 2021.

Due to the large number of applicants only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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