13 Nov 2020

Critical Care Nurse at PCEA Chogoria Hospital

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Chogoria hospital was started by the Scottish missionaries back in 1922 with the help of Mr and Mrs. Irvine being in charge. Chogoria hospital is on a side-road that branches off Embu – Meru highway about 2km from the highway. Chogoria hospital was built in a serene environment around 200km north of Nairobi city. It is situated within the fast-growing Chogoria township in the Mwimbi division, Maara district in Tharaka – Nithi county.

The first permanent building of the hospital was built in 1926. The hospital was then established under the management of the Scottish missionaries and later the ownership was transferred from the church of Scotland to the Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA) in 1956.

Job purpose: Reporting to the Nursing Services Manager, will be responsible for promoting and maintaining high standards of professional nursing care by providing quality services with special focus on critical care nursing to meet the needs of patients and their families.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Identifies patient care requirements, by establishing personal rapport with actual patients and other persons to understand care requirements.
  • Establish a compassionate environment by providing nursing care, emotional psychological and spiritual support to patients, friends and families.
  • Promotes patients independence by establishing patient care goals, teaching patients, friends and family
  • To understand medications and self care skills

Minimum Job Requirements.

  • Diploma in Community Health Nursing (KRCHN/KRN) or BSN from a recognized institution
  • Higher diploma in Critical care Nursing from a recognized institution
  • Should be registered and licensed by Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Certification of ACLS AND ATLS will be an added advantage.
  • Previous experience in a busy health care facility will be an added advantage.

N.B:  We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.  PCEA Chogoria Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

Method of Application

Candidates who meet above minimum requirements are requested to submit their applications and enclosing their detailed CV (with 3 referees), Certificates, testimonials (including a letter from local Church Minister) so as to reach the

Chief Executive Officer
PCEA Chogoria Hospital
P.O. Box 35 – 60401

254 20 5146700
254 734 192 208
254 713 656 186

[email protected]

Closing Date : 27th November, 2020


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