Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Health Services Coordinator :: United States International University - Africa

United States International University - Africa, situated in Nairobi, Kenya is the most diverse university in East and Central Africa catering to over 6000 students from 73 nationalities, and with a global network of over 11,000 alumni. 

It is also the only other university in Africa to receive local and American accreditation of its 24 degree programs.

In line with USIU - Africa’s commitment to providing quality, affordable education through world-class service delivery plafforms, USIU-Africa is seeking to recruit a suitable candidate for the following position:

Health Services Coordinator
Key Responsibilities
  • Supervise employees in the Health Services department
  • Oversee the day to day operations of the department to ensure good service delivery and smooth operations in accordance with the university policies and best practice in medical services.
  • Diagnosing and treatment of patients
  • Carry out minor surgical procedures
  • Advising and counseling of patients
  • Handle referrals of Patients
  • Organize regular health education forums for the university community
  • Follow up of the university’s, staff and students insurance claims.
  • Manage the health services department to ensure the university gets value for money.
  • Management of student insurance covers.
  • Management of employee medical, life and Group Accident insurance covers.
Educational Qualifications and Professional Experience
  • Undergraduate degree (preferably in business or management) from an accredited university
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine and surgery from an accredited medical training institution
  • Registered with the Clinical Officer Council
  • At least 10 years working experience as a clinical officer 5 of which should be in a management role.
  • Experience managing a busy health services center or hospital
  • High degree of confidentiality
  • Good people management, team building and upholding employee morale
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Be self-motivated and highly-disciplined
  • Problem solving skills
  • Organizational and analytical skills
  • Good Computer skills
If you had previously applied for any of the listed positions, please do not re-apply.

Incumbents will be expected to continue upgrading their knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes and trends in higher education.

Should you have the requisite qualifications and experience and want to work as a team member in a modern and progressive institution where you can make a difference, please apply. 

Interested applicants must provide a cover letter and a current CV, certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees, current salary and benefits, telephone and e-mail contacts to the following address by Tuesday, March 15, 2016.

Head of Human Resources,
United States International University - Africa
P.O Box 14634-00800, 
Nairobi, Kenya

Email: jobs@usiu.ac.ke


USIU-Africa is an equal opportunity employer.



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