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Keyword

Location

PHARMACY QUALITY MANAGER

Department

Pharmacy

Entity

Aga Khan University Hospital

Location

Nairobi, Kenya

Introduction

Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi is a private not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides tertiary and secondary level healthcare services. AKUH, N is accredited by the Joint Commission International from USA. The University Hospital has been providing high quality care for the people of East Africa and beyond for over 50 years.

Applications are invited from candidates who meet the requirements for the position of Pharmacy Quality Manager in the Pharmacy Department.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor the quality of pharmacy practice while identifying areas of concern, implementing solutions and participating in quality assurance activities.
  • Review and update of institutional and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate quality-related capacity building activities and development of staff and other health care providers.
  • Ensure adherence to institutional policies to ascertain patient safety at all times
  • Supervise and coordinate staff training and activities to support medication use in the institution that is of good quality, safe to administer and meet patient treatment needs.
  • Support pharmacy operations to ensure quality standards are met at all times with competency trainings, development of SOPs and monitor its implementation
  • Develop a mechanism to monitor the progress of implemented policies and  procedures and provide feedback to stakeholders

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
  • Registered with the Pharmacy and poisons Board of Kenya
  • Member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya
  • 5 or more years’ experience in hospital pharmacy services
  • Strong evidence of supervisory experience and responsibilities in managerial and administrative areas
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

To Apply

Applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, names of three referees, telephone contact, e-mail address and copies of certificates and testimonials should be sent to the Manager, Recruitment, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi. P. O. Box 30270-00100, NAIROBI or by email to hr.recruitment@aku.edu. Applications by email are preferred.
Please indicate the title of the position on your application.