Kenya Registered Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Clinical Officers (ECCCO) - AIC Kijabe College of Health Sciences

Kijabe,  On Campus

Diploma

01/09/2019, 01/09/2019

Duration: 1 years

KSh 130000 Per Semester

Benefits

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Upon completion of this programme, students will be able to: 

  • Perform basic life support effectively in an emergency situation. 
  • Use the clinical skills required to provide effective and efficient primary care. 
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families, and other health care providers. 
  • Understand and implement the principles and application of health promotion, risk factor assessment, and disease prevention interventions. 
  • Appreciate the personal, economic, ethical, and legal issues that influence the patient and physician in primary care. 

Certification obtained

Higher Diploma in Emergency and Critical Care for Clinical Officers

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will provide learners with the skills to effectively perform careers such as: 

  • Regional Medical Officer 
  • Health Director 
  • Medical Specialist 
  • Clinical Officer 

Student Testimonial

'The ECCCO program has mentored me and made me grow.  As far as knowledge is concerned, as far as spiritual growth is concerned, it has made me able to understand how to deal with patients.  Not only is physical care important, but spiritual care is important.  I have become more competent and confident in managing patients in acute care settings.' Joseph 

Admission Criteria

In order to apply for this diploma, students must have: 

  • Qualified as Clinical Officers
  • At least ONE year of clinical experience 

How do I apply?

Payment options

The total fee for this course is 130,000 KES. 

Detailed course information

Where and When

01/09/2019

AIC Kijabe School of Nursing

AIC Kijabe Hospital, Kiambu, Kijabe, Kenya

01/09/2019

AIC Kijabe School of Nursing

AIC Kijabe Hospital, Kiambu, Kijabe, Kenya

Course Overview

This one year Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Clinical Officer (ECCCO) Diploma is designed to develop confident clinicians with the ability to handle and treat patients with a wide range of pathologies and differentiate those that require urgent intervention. Through a combination of theory and practical learning, and under the guidance of passionate and experience lecturers, graduates will be groomed to become experts in resuscitation and advanced life support management. 

Are you passionate about quality healthcare delivery? Are you energetic, ambitious, and talented? A career as a critical care officer will provide you with a job opportunity that is both challenging and exciting and which will open up growth opportunities in the health care field. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, then this diploma will give you the knowledge and skills you need to manage patients in acute care settings, especially in the initial stabilisation and management of critically ill individuals. 

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Syllabus

This programme is taken on-campus at the Kijabe College of Health Sciences. Topics explored include: 

  • Global Perspectives in the Care of Critically Ill Patients 
  • Caring for Patients With Cardiovascular Disorders 
  • Caring for Patients with Pulmonary Disorders
  • Caring for Patients with Renal Disorders
  • Caring for Patients with Neurological Disorders 
  • Monitoring of Critically lll Patients

Kijabe,  On Campus
Diploma
01/09/2019, 01/09/2019
1 years
KSh 130000 Per Semester

Benefits

Course Overview

This one year Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Clinical Officer (ECCCO) Diploma is designed to develop confident clinicians with the ability to handle and treat patients with a wide range of pathologies and differentiate those that require urgent intervention. Through a combination of theory and practical learning, and under the guidance of passionate and experience lecturers, graduates will be groomed to become experts in resuscitation and advanced life support management. 

Are you passionate about quality healthcare delivery? Are you energetic, ambitious, and talented? A career as a critical care officer will provide you with a job opportunity that is both challenging and exciting and which will open up growth opportunities in the health care field. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, then this diploma will give you the knowledge and skills you need to manage patients in acute care settings, especially in the initial stabilisation and management of critically ill individuals. 

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Upon completion of this programme, students will be able to: 

  • Perform basic life support effectively in an emergency situation. 
  • Use the clinical skills required to provide effective and efficient primary care. 
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families, and other health care providers. 
  • Understand and implement the principles and application of health promotion, risk factor assessment, and disease prevention interventions. 
  • Appreciate the personal, economic, ethical, and legal issues that influence the patient and physician in primary care. 

Show More
Certification obtained

Higher Diploma in Emergency and Critical Care for Clinical Officers

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will provide learners with the skills to effectively perform careers such as: 

  • Regional Medical Officer 
  • Health Director 
  • Medical Specialist 
  • Clinical Officer 

Student Testimonial

'The ECCCO program has mentored me and made me grow.  As far as knowledge is concerned, as far as spiritual growth is concerned, it has made me able to understand how to deal with patients.  Not only is physical care important, but spiritual care is important.  I have become more competent and confident in managing patients in acute care settings.' Joseph 

Admission Criteria

In order to apply for this diploma, students must have: 

  • Qualified as Clinical Officers
  • At least ONE year of clinical experience 

How do I apply?

Students must send a filled out application form to: 

The Principal 
Kijabe College of Health Sciences,
P.O BOX 20 – 00220
Kijabe


Payment options

The total fee for this course is 130,000 KES. 

Detailed course information

This programme is taken on-campus at the Kijabe College of Health Sciences. Topics explored include: 

  • Global Perspectives in the Care of Critically Ill Patients 
  • Caring for Patients With Cardiovascular Disorders 
  • Caring for Patients with Pulmonary Disorders
  • Caring for Patients with Renal Disorders
  • Caring for Patients with Neurological Disorders 
  • Monitoring of Critically lll Patients

Where and When

01/09/2019

AIC Kijabe School of Nursing


AIC Kijabe Hospital, Kiambu, Kijabe, Kenya

01/09/2019

AIC Kijabe School of Nursing


AIC Kijabe Hospital, Kiambu, Kijabe, Kenya