Caleb Chisienya Ikutu
Nandi Hills District Hospital, Kenya
Caleb Chisienya Ikutu, BSc in Health Records and Information Management
Health Records and Information Manager, Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, Kenya
Health Records and Information Manager, Nandi Hills District Hospital, Kenya
District Health Records and Information Officer, Nandi East District, Kenya
Regional Representative, Association of Health Records and Information Officers, Kenya
Secretary, Union of Kenya Civil Servants, Nandi South Branch
I hold a Masters Degree in Public Health - Monitoring and Evaluation (MPH-M&E) as a Public Health Specialist, Degree in Health Records and Information Management (HRIM), both from Kenyatta University, Degree in Epidemiology from FELTP, Diploma in Leadership Development Program (LDP) from Management Science for Health (MSH), Leadership and Management Course, Senior Management Course from Kenya School of Government (KSG). Degree in Field Epidemiology, Mid-Level Management Course (MLM), Strategic Planning for Health Services, Supervisory Management, Management and Administration Training of Trainers for HIV/AIDS Program Managers from ESAMI- Arusha Tanzania (ARCAN), TB-HIV CO-Management Course from ALERT- Ethiopia, Financial Management, Hospital Management, COBES (Community Based Services) Management from Moi University, Financial Management, Health Library/Information Management Skills Communication Technologies Documentation and Repackaging of Health Information, Effective Worker Representation and Union Organizing, Managing the Training and Development Function, Strategic Human Resource Management and Development among others.
A Consultant with CDC Atlanta at World Health organization (WHO) Immunization and Polio Eradication Initiative (PEI)/COVID-19 Taskforce and Response Team, Libya country Offices at both Tunis and Tripoli offices from July 2018 to 2021. Main activities are monitoring and evaluation of immunization and polio eradication activities majorly in Vaccine Preventable diseases surveillance, data management through data analysis for vaccine preventable diseases and disease outbreak control. Data manager for COVID-19 Response team giving daily and weekly situation update analysis and reports.
I am a Health Records and Information Manager since July 1986. Studied Certificate in health Records and Information technology (1986) and Diploma in Health Records and Information Management (1993). Worked in various health institutions and levels including Nandi Hills District Hospital, Kenyatta National Hospital, Provincial General Hospital- Nakuru, MOH office Nandi East district and County Health office, Nandi County as the County Health records and Information Officer (CHRIO). Duties and responsibilities include data collection, compilation, tabulation, analysis, interpretation, dissemination, supervision and departmental leadership. Organized and participated in the country wide training courses for Health Commodity Management, Prevention of Mother to Child Infection Transmission (PMTCT), data management, roll out of District Health Information System (DHIS2) and Health Sector Services Fund.