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Job title: Orthopedic Clinic Officer.
Reports to: Head of Clinical Services
Location: Bwindi Community Hospital
Working time: Full time


Work with the health care team at Bwindi Community Hospital (BCH) towards meeting the Objectives of the Organisation.

Job Summary:

To work in partnership with Hospital employees to provide specialist comprehensive, high quality advice and guidance on Orthopedic issues in line with Hospital policy and good practice.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Take lead in the management of all Orthopedic conditions in the Hospital in consultation with the Medical officers
  • Run a weekly Orthopedic clinic in the hospital
  • Be in position to manage most Orthopedic conditions and refer early enough all that cannot be handled from this hospital.
  • Provide health education and prevention for Orthopedic conditions
  • Ensure that Orthopedic data is well managed
  • Advocate for procurement of equipment needed to improve orthopedic services
  • Organizing the annual orthopedic camp in line with the hospital activity calendar

General Compliance:

  • To comply with all Hospital Policies and Procedures
  • To perform duties to the highest standard with particular regard to effective and efficient use of resources, maintaining quality and contributing to improvements
  • Perform any other duties that may be required from time to time

Person Specification:
  • Diploma in Orthopedic Medicine
  • Minimum Experience of 2 years
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Excellent communication skills

How to Apply

Applications with detailed CVs and copies of academic documents should be addressed to: The Human Resource Manager, Bwindi Community Hospital, P.O.Box 58 Kanungu. Hand-delivered or emailed to: NOT later than 5th January, 2016

Health Resources

Bwindi Community Hospital has developed policies to ensure systems are in place that help the smooth and efficient operation of a Hospital in Africa. We have posted these policies and procedures on our website so as to share our knowledge with other organizations trying to achieve a similar standard of excellence in Africa and around the world.