Join Access Afya
Access Afya is building affordable, convenient and effective health access for Kenyan communities. We run a chain of quality assured health clinics and pharmacies across Kenya. Access Afya has proven that a high-touch, high-tech model can drastically improve health access for those who need it. We are unique in that we focus on health outcomes and have a strong quality strategy that showcases our effectiveness.
Our model is the modern health operating system for emerging economies: we bring together standard operating procedures, asset-light efficient clinics, a low-cost tech stack and regular quality assurance and improvement through digital training. This is a comprehensive approach to solving systematically for health access.
Incredible firsthand experience building the future of healthcare
Fast paced but flexible work environment
Teambuilding, health insurance and and employee savings and loans programs
Training and professional opportunities
Head of Product -Access Afya
We are looking for our first Head of Product to help us improve the experiences of our team and our patients. You will work on multiple projects to tech-enable the Access Afya clinic experience, and your work will directly play a role in shaping the future of services in low-cost healthcare for the informal sector.
We are looking for someone who can combine empathy and a design thinking approach to technology implementation with process mapping, attention to detail and an eye for effective implementation. A key element of this role is to ensure that technology products are living and breathing within Access Afya, including overseeing smooth rollouts, training and feedback sessions, and product and system review cycles. Your work will be cross-cutting through an organization of more than 55 people.
• Experience mapping business processes and analyzing the impact of new technologies on a business (operations, finance and user experience)
• Experience in core service design methods and processes and depth of experience in at least one practice area (user experience, design research, service design, design strategy).
• Experience leading/ working in all phases of the design process (thinking and making).
Clinical Officer — Access Afya
We are seeking passionate, intelligent and empathetic Clinical Officers to join our team. The ideal candidates are self-motivated and dependable with a sincere interest in developing and building long-term relationships with our patients. You are curious and stay up to date on health news and trends.
Access Afya brings affordable, effective and convenient health to some of the poorest areas in Kenya. You are passionate about the communities we serve and ready to play your part adopting new technologies and building the future of healthcare in Kenya. You will see diverse patients and engage in ensuring smooth running of our clinics. You will participate in rigourus quality assurance and improvement programs and will learn new things on the job.
Minimum 1 year of experience.
Passion for and track record of providing high quality of patient care.
Bachelor's degree and a valid practicing license
Pharmacy Technicians — Access Afya
We are hiring intelligent and compassionate Pharmacy Technicians who will be running Access Afya Pharmacies which offer a safe, quality assured first access point into the health system for many residents of Nairobi’s informal settlements. We are introducing evidence based practice and reliable medication and health and hygiene supplies to communities who lack access to a reliable care provider.
You will be running an Access Afya Pharmacy, which is a unique health access point. You will provide real information and advice to patients, using telemedicine when needed. You will help us run the business, engage with the community, maintain quality, learn new things and serve a diverse group of patients.
Access Afya is setting the bar for quality, effective health care and our pharmacies are leaders in how to create ethical frontline access to medicine and advice.
Diploma or degree in Pharmaceutical Technology
Registered with Pharmacy and Poisons Board
Required relevant work experience of 18 months
Volunteer and Fellows — Access Afya
Think you can contribute your skills? Want to learn more about global health delivery? Want to explore Kenya? Access Afya regularly puts together short to medium term internships and fellowships for brave people who work alongside our team for 1-3 months.
Past projects have included assessing new digital health tools, contributing to the design of a clinic membership model, developing an impact measurement dashboard and writing content for us to share with the world.
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