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Clinical Officer Anaesthetist


Job Description

The clinical officer anaesthetist is overall responsible for providing anaesthetic management to all patients undergoing surgical procedures, both emergency and elective cases.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Formulate department objective with the help of medical officer incharge
  • Conduct perioperative (pre and post) operative review of all patients within 24 hours
  • Assist in the management of very sick patients in the ward and OPD  when called upon i.e urgent resuscitation
  • Be part of the emergency trauma team
  • Attend and participate in the daily morning hospital handover meeting
  • Participate in weekly continuous medical education (CME) at the hospital
  • Guide students while rotating in the theatre
  • Do theatre coverage and on-call ensuring 24hr coverage
  • Keep a complete and accurate inventory of medicine and supplies located in the theatre. Ensure all medication equipment is ordered in good time.
  • Ensure the anaesthetic machine and operating table are well maintained and report any fault, need for repair or maintenance in good time
  • Do proper documentation of all anesthetic procedures and conditions of the patient including viral signs and medication given


  • Registered clinical officer anesthetist with a Higher Diploma in anesthesia from a recognized Medical Training Institution
  • Registered with the clinical officers council of Kenya with a valid practicing license
  • Must be computer literate
  • At least 2 years working experience in a busy hospital

All applications should be accompanied by a copy of National ID Card, a detailed CV and copies of all relevant certificates & testimonials and clearance certificates, so as to reach us on or before 30th November, 2022 at 5.00p.m and addressed to:-



P.O. BOX 06-40229



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