Palliative Care Nurse Job, Latest Nursing Jobs In Kenya,

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Terms of Service: Three years renewable contract,

Qualifications

  • Diploma or Degree in Nursing from a recognized Institution.
  • Higher Diploma in Palliative care nursing, MSc Nursing or an accredited Palliative program
  • Minimum of one year from working in a busy Oncology Center of a busy Hospital.
  • Registration with the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Valid practicing license from Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Certificate in BLS and Computer application skills from a recognized institution.

Responsibilities

  • Report to the oncologist;
  • Palliative nursing care to cancer patients in the MDT;
  • Comprehensive patient assessments;
  • Pain and Symptom management;
  • Management of treatment side effects;
  • Patient navigation activities;
  • Initiating, organizing and facilitating family conferences and advance care planning;
  • End of life and bereavement care;
  • Clinical research in palliative care;
  • Advocacy; mentorship and teaching; policy formulation and implementation
  • Maintenance of personal professional competency and participation in the continued professional development by self-study, attendance at scientific meetings, and participation in internal training programs.

How To Apply

Interested candidates applying for these positions must be Kenyan Citizens, with the qualification, skills and experience as outlined in the above detailed job description.

All applications should include a copy of National Identity Card/Passport, copies of academic and professional certificates, testimonials, registrations certificates and Practising Licences.

Applications should be sent to [email protected] indicating the position being applied for and addressed to:

The Secretary/CEO

Garissa County Public Service Board

P.O. Box 563-70100

Garissa, Kenya