Oasis Healthcare Community Oral Health Officers (COHO) Jobs in Kenya 2021

  • Published date: October 4, 2021
  • Category: Healthcare
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Oasis Healthcare Group Limited is Kenya’s first and largest countrywide, fully-integrated private healthcare system, registered in October 2015 and born out of the Oasis Group Practice model of health services provision to harmonize the various companies & facilities existing across the country under the Oasis umbrella.

We currently have facilities in the following counties: Kisii, Nyamira, Migori, Homa Bay, Siaya, Uasin-Gishu, Kitui, Nairobi, Kakamega, Busia and Bungoma.

We are looking to fill the following positions with qualified and suitable individuals willing to join us at our various facilities.

Job Title: Community Oral Health Officer (COHO)

(2 Positions)

Location: Nyamira, Kakamega

General Description: The COHO will be responsible with handling all oral health matters for all our clients according to the stipulated procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Examine patients’ teeth and mouth.

  • Assess dental condition and needs of patients using patient screening and monitoring procedures.

  • Analyze x-rays and evaluate dental needs as necessary including medical history review and dental charting.

  • Take, develop and mount radiographs as well as trace radiographs required for corrective treatment

  • Undertake general treatment and care for teeth and tissue problems using specified equipment and tools and established dental hygienist procedures.

  • Clean teeth using brushes, and polishers to remove plaque and stains ensuring that sterile conditions are maintained

  • Fill in cavities, rebuild broken teeth, replace missing teeth, and remove unnecessary or severely damaged teeth.

  • Treat and help to prevent gum disease.

  • Provide instruction on dental care and write prescriptions for patients

  • Make impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts

  • Document patient dental history and/or chief complaints and/or observations

  • Supervise staff and clinic processes

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma in Community Health

  • Experience: Minimum of one (1) year experience in a busy hospital.

  • Registered as a Community Oral Health Officer with the regulatory body.

  • Valid Practicing License.

  • Must have a work permit and license to practice in Kenya if a foreigner from KMPD Board

  • Analytical and inquisitive, with excellent attention to detail

  • Able and willing to work outside normal hours when necessary

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your Application, CV, copies of your academic testimonials and other relevant documents via email to hr@oasishealthcaregroup.com quoting the job title with the town name on the email Subject.


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

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.

Applications to reach us before close of business 8th October 2021.

“Oasis Healthcare group is an equal opportunity employer”

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