- Job Type Full Time
- Qualification BA/BSc/HND
- Experience 2 – 3 years
- Location Nairobi
- Job Field Medical / Healthcare
We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Telehealth Clinician to join our dynamic team. The Telehealth Clinician will play a crucial role in providing high-quality virtual medical and therapeutic services to patients across a wide range of health concerns. As a remote healthcare professional, you will leverage your clinical expertise to assess, diagnose, treat, and educate patients through telecommunication platforms, ensuring they receive comprehensive and personalized care from the comfort of their homes.
- Conduct virtual patient assessments: Perform thorough evaluations of patients’ medical histories, symptoms, and concerns to make accurate diagnoses and treatment recommendations.
- Develop personalized treatment plans: Collaborate with patients to create individualized care plans that may involve medical interventions, therapy sessions, lifestyle modifications, or referrals to specialists as needed.
- Monitor patient progress: Regularly assess patients’ response to treatment, adjusting care plans as necessary to optimize outcomes.
- Educate patients: Offer clear explanations of medical conditions, treatment options, and preventive measures to empower patients to actively manage their health.
- Ensure patient confidentiality: Adhere to strict privacy standards and regulations while handling patient information and medical records..
- Stay informed on best practices: Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in telehealth technology, medical research, and therapeutic techniques to provide the highest level of care.
- Document patient interactions: Maintain accurate and detailed electronic health records (EMR) of all telehealth appointments, assessments, diagnoses, treatment plans, and follow-up discussions.
- Participate in quality improvement initiatives: Contribute to continuous improvement efforts by sharing insights and suggestions for enhancing telehealth services and patient experiences.
- Licensed Clinical Officer
- Have experience providing healthcare services through virtual platforms, demonstrating proficiency in using telecommunication tools and platforms.
- Strong communication skills: Possess excellent verbal and written communication abilities, allowing you to connect with patients and convey complex medical information clearly.
- Empathy and compassion: Exhibit a deep sense of empathy, patience, and understanding when interacting with patients, recognizing their unique needs and concerns.
- Clinical expertise: Demonstrate a solid foundation of medical and therapeutic knowledge, keeping up with the latest research and advancements in your field.
- Tech-savvyness: Comfortably navigate telehealth platforms, EMR systems, and other digital tools to deliver seamless virtual care experiences.
- Organizational skills: Manage appointments, documentation, and patient follow-ups efficiently while maintaining high standards of accuracy.
- Ethics and professionalism: Uphold the highest ethical standards and maintain professionalism in all interactions with patients and colleagues.
- Adaptability: Thrive in a dynamic and rapidly evolving telehealth landscape, adapting to changes and embracing innovative solutions.
- Time management: Prioritize tasks effectively to ensure timely responses to patient inquiries and consistent adherence to schedules.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified? Go to Ilara Health on www.careers-page.com to apply