LIFE LINE INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL – JOB ADVERTISEMENT.

POSITIONNO.
Pharmacy dispenser2
Hospital receptionist1
Laboratory technician2
Radiographer1
General nurse1

PHARMACY DISPENSER (2).

QUALIFICATION;

Must have a certificate/diploma in pharmacy from a recognized institution.

Proficient computer and keyboard skills.

EXPERIENCE;

At least 2 years’ experience of working within healthcare facility.

Experience in working under indirect supervision.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES;

Preparation, dispensing of prescriptions and stock control, ordering and re-stocking of the dispensary.

To  cross check the prescriptions and consult or communicate whenever there is doubt of appropriateness of and item, a dose of a drug or labelling instructions.

Operation of efficient stock control appropriate to the needs of the dispensary.

Ensuring the drugs are received and stored in appropriate manner, in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions.

Using computer to keep records up to date.

Handling controlled drugs.

Politely communicating to the patients, handing out prescriptions to patients or their representatives, checking the patients’ names.

Perform other duties as instructed.

MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST (1)

QUALIFICATIONS;

Must have a certificate/diploma in administration.

Proficient computer and keyboard skills.

Fluent in English language, Multilingual is an added advantage.

EXPERIENCE;

At least 2(two years) experience working in a health care facility.

Working knowledge in medical terminology.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES;

Welcomes patients and visitors in person or on telephone and answering inquiries.

Scheduling appointments in person or by telephone as directed by the clinician/doctor.

Keeps patients appointments on schedule by notifying provider of patients arrival, reviewing service delivery compared to the schedule.

To ensure proper documentation of required patient information and prompt communication.

Comforting patients in anxieties, answering patients’ questions and maintaining the reception area.

Helps patients in distress by responding to emergencies.

Ability to work under pressure and react effectively to emergency situations.

Protect patients’ rights by maintaining confidentiality of medical, personal and financial information.

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (2)

QUALIFICATIONS;

Must have a diploma in medical laboratory technology.

Proficient in computer and keyboard skills.

Ability to work with modern laboratory equipment.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Receive, label and analyze samples (blood, toxic, tissue etc.)

Design and execute laboratory testing according standard procedures, make observations and interpret findings.

Organize and store all chemicals substances, fluids and compressed gases according to safety instructions

Record all data and results in specified forms (paper and electronic) with accuracy and responsibility

Maintain equipment and assist in ordering laboratory supplies.

 Ensure that all safety guidelines are followed strictly at all times and maintain a clean and orderly environment.

Perform other related duties as required.

RADIOGRAPHER (1)

QUALIFICATIONS;

Must have a Degree/Diploma in Medical radiography/Imaging from a recognized institution.

Must be registered and licensed with Allied Health Professionals Council.

Proficient computer and keyboard skills.

EXPERIENCE;

At least 5(five) years working experience in active health care settings.

Experience in information management

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES;

To perform a range of radiographic examinations on patients and produce high quality images.

To asses patients and their clinical requirements to work out which radiographic technique to use.

Take responsibility for radiation safety in your work area, including checking equipment malfunction and errors.

To participate in quality assurance tests on the equipment.

Manage and ensure ALARA principle, (As Low As reasonably Achievable).

Help in more complex radiological examinations working with doctors such as radiologists and surgeons.

Keep up to date with health and safety guidelines, including ionizing radiation, regulations, to protect oneself and others.

Perform other related duties as required.

NURSES (1)

QUALIFICATIONS;

Must have a diploma in nursing from approved nursing program.

Must have a current license offered by the Ugandan nursing board.

Certificate in counceling is of added advantage.

EXPERIENCE;

At least (2) two years’ experience working in active health care setting.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

To ensure comprehensive nursing care plans for patients

To administer treatments and medications and prescribed by the clinician/doctor.

To ensure close monitoring of patients symptoms and report changes in patient status

Maintain complete and accurate patient records

Prepare patients and assist with patient examinations and therapies.

Advise patients on health maintenance and preventative medicine

Provide educational, emotional and psychological support to patients and family members

Maintain a safe and clean working environment in compliance with healthcare procedures and regulations

Adhere to infection-control protocols

To follow medication administration and storage procedures and regulations.

To remain flexible and perform other duties as required.

JOB APPLICATION PROCEDURE;

All applications are required to be addressed to the head of human resource and development.

Life line international Hospital, via emails; [email protected] and copy this email as well: [email protected]

It is strictly advised to apply with a cover letter and CV (including contacts of two referees) attached in one PDF document.