Boikaego McLeod - Registered Nurse - Gaborone, South-East, Botswana

Kamanga Boikaego McLeod

Gaborone, South-East, Botswana

Services

Registered Nurse

Work History

Safe Male Circumcision Locum Nurse

Itekeng Clinic -African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnership (ACHAP) Safe Male Circumcission Unit

March 2013 - April 2013

Nursing duties:

Community mobilization through meetings, assist Medical Officer by suturing circumcision wounds, apply dressings and review wounds as per set dates.

Managerial Duties:
Taking charge of equipment used
Ordering and managing stores
Supervising unit staff

Engaged as a locum nurse during school vacations.

Part - Time Studying Health & Safety Management

Safe Male Circumcision Nurse

Itekeng Clinic - ACHAP Department

April 2012 - January 2013

Community mobilization through meetings, assist Medical Officer by suturing circumcision wounds, apply dressings and review wounds as per set dates.

Warrant Officer 1/ Registered Nurses

Botswana Defence Force Clinic

May 2010 - December 2011

Nursing Duties:
As Registered Eye Nurse I was tasked with amongst others to do Preventive Care, Curative Care and Rehabilitative Care to patients. these includes but not limited to educating clients on health issues, giving immunizations, vaccinations and malarial prophylaxis, patient- triage, consultation, giving medications, injecting, dressing, suturing circumcised clients, HIV/AIDS counselling, dispensing medications, administering iv infusions, screening, treating and referring patients with eye problems, including at recruitment process.

Managerial duties:
Taking charge of the health facility during the absence of the Officer in Charge.
Drug management- ordering and stock taking
Compilation of weekly and monthly reports and submission to ministry.
Conducting outreach services
Assessing and recommendation of supervisees for promotions or disciplinary actions
Perform supervisory duties
Training of paramedics

Engage in World Health Commemoration activities e.g. World AIDS day, TB day, Cancer day etc.
Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

Part- time studying Health & Safety Management

Warrant Officer II/Registered Nurse

Botswana Defence Force Clinic

May 2002 - April 2010

Nursing Duties:
Provision of general out patient care i.e.- consultation, diagnosing and medication prescription and dispensing, performing injections and wounds dressings, referring critical patients to hospital, patients follow up, individual and family counselling, palliative care and training, screening and managing eye conditions including during recruitment of Army personnel. Providing emergency care to patients especially soldiers on trips. Giving health talks.

Managerial duties:
Taking charge of the health facility during the absence of the Officer in Charge.
Drug management- ordering and stock taking
Compilation of weekly and monthly reports and submission to ministry.
Conducting outreach services
Assessing and recommendation of supervisees for promotions or disciplinary actions
Perform supervisory duties

Extra Activities:
Engage in World Health Commemoration activities e.g. World AIDS day, TB day, Cancer day e.t.c
Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

EN/GN Upgrading

Bamalete Lutheran School of Nursing

January 2001 - January 2002

Diploma in General Nursing
Institute of Health Sciences,
Bamalete Lutheran School of Nursing

Sergeant (Enrolled Nurse)

BDF Clinic

May 1998 - April 2002

Nursing Duties:
Provision of general out patient care i.e.- consultation, diagnosing and medication prescription and dispensing, performing injections and wounds dressings, referring critical patients to hospital, patients follow up, Giving health talks.

Managerial duties:
Taking charge of the health facility during the absence of the deputy Officer in Charge.
Drug management- ordering and stock taking
Compilation of weekly and monthly reports and submission to ministry.
Conducting outreach services
Perform supervisory duties

Extra Activities:
Engage in World Health Commemoration activities e.g. World AIDS day, TB day, Cancer day etc.
Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

Corporal/Enrolled Nurse

Botswana DefenceForce Clinic

May 1995 - April 1998

Nursing Duties:
Provision of general out patient care i.e.- consultation, diagnosing and medication prescription and dispensing, performing injections and wounds dressings, referring critical patients to hospital, patients follow up, Giving health talks.

Managerial duties:
Drug management- ordering and stock taking
Compilation of weekly and monthly reports and submission to ministry.
Conducting outreach services
Perform supervisory duties

Extra Activities:
Engage in World Health Commemoration activities e.g. World AIDS day, TB day, Cancer day etc.
Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

Lance Corporal/Enrolled Nurse

Botswana Defence Force Clinic

May 1991 - April 1995

Nursing Duties:

Provision of general out patient care i.e.- consultation, diagnosing and medication prescription and dispensing, performing injections and wounds dressings, referring
critical patients to hospital, patients follow up, Giving health talks.

Managerial duties:
Drug management- ordering and stock taking
Compilation of weekly and monthly reports and submission to ministry.
Conducting outreach services
Perform supervisory duties

Extra Activities:
Engage in World Health Commemoration activities e.g. World AIDS day, TB day, Cancer day etc.
Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

Student/ Trainee

Institute of Health Sciences

January 1988 - December 1990

Certificate in Enrolled Nursing
Institute of Health Sciences, Serowe


INSERVICE SHORT COURSES
• Safe Male Circumcision - Ministry of Health, Jhpaego International
• Kitso AIDS Training Programme - Harvard AIDS Institution (Certificate)
• Pre and Post HIV/AIDS Counseling - Kweneng District Counsel
• Making Medical Injections Safer - JSI and Ministry of Health
• Basic Life Saving Skills - US Army- Fort Sam Houston, Texas
• Advanced Field Medical Course - Osona, Namibia
• Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation - US Army- Fort Sam Houston, Texas
• Management of Sexually Transmitted Infections - Gaborone City Council

SKILLS
Command skills and problem diagnosis
Leadership skills and management

Private

Botswana Defence Force Clinic

April 1985 - April 1990

Providing First Aid services to the military organization, attached at the medical unit.

Engaging in sports and physical fattiness.

Projects

Eye screening for recruitment

For eight years, I have been performing screening of eyes in the national army. While I was still at the military, there was a time when the USArmy through American Embassy (Botswana) sent medical professional to deliver medical services including doing free eye screening and giving adjustables specs free to the needy soldiers, the project which I was taking part.

Qualifications & Certifications

Ministry of Health, Jhpaego International

Diploma in General Nursing

Institute of Health Sciences- Botswana

Diploma in General Nursing and Certificate in Nursing

University of Botswana Affiliate

Various Training Institutes

INSERVICE SHORT COURSES

Medical Specialist Course

Academy of Health Sciences

Eye Specialty Course

Bamalete Lutheran School of Nursing

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