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Psychiatric Clinical Officer

at Bugiri District Service Commission
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted February 13, 2019
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

Psychiatric Clinical Officer

Salary Scale : U5
Reports To : Senior Clinical Officer
Job Purpose
To diagnose, treat and manage patients in the Health Unit.
Key Outputs
i. Patients Diagnosed and treated;
ii. Health education conducted;
iii. Participation in research activities;
iv. Participation in Continuous Professional Development activities; and
v. Reports prepared and submitted.
Key Functions
i. Diagnosing, treating and managing patients;
ii. Conducting health education to patients;
iii. Participating in research activities;
iv. Participating in Continuous Professional Development activities; and
v. Preparing and submitting reports.

Skills

Guidance and counseling;
Concern for quality and standards for midwifery care;
Communication;
Self control and Stress management;
Ethics and integrity; and
Time management.

Experience Requirements

Must be registered and licensed with the Allied Health Professionals Council.

Education Requirements

Must have a Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Community Health or its equivalent from recognized Institution