Bernard Wambua Mbithi

img024Name: Bernard Wambua Mbithi Position: Lecturer
Qualifications: PhD ongoing, MSc (Public Health), BScN, KRPoN, HRD, KRCHN
Email: bmbithi@jkuat.ac.ke, bwmbithi@yahoo.co.uk
Area of Specialization: General Nursing, Perioperative Nursing
Teaching /Research Interests: Clinical Nursing, Community Health Nursing, Research

Memberships
Nursing Council of Kenya
National Nurses’ Association of Kenya
Perioperative Nurses Chapter of NNAK

Publications
1.Mbithi BW, Mathulu AW and Thagicu M. (2017). Association between Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Uptake of Caesarian Section among Mothers at a Private Tertiary Health Care Facility in Nairobi Kenya, International Journal of Healthcare Sciences; 5, (1): (510-514) ;ISSN 2348-5728
2.Mathulu AW and Mbithi BW. (2017). Socio-Cultural Factors Influencing Uptake of Skilled Childbirth Services among Women in Kaiti Division, Makueni District (Kenya)- International Journal of Public Health Science (IJPHS), .6 (2):104~111 ISSN: 2252-8806
3.Njung’e WW, Mbithi BW and Okova R. (2017). Completion of Intravenous Fluids Administration Regimen by Nurses Working in Adult Medical and Surgical Wards at a County Referral Hospital, Kenya, Journal of Health, Medicine and Nursing, 35: 33-35. ISSN 2422-8419
4.Thagichu M, Mbithi BW, and Karonjo J. (2017). Indications of Caeserian Section as a mode of Delivery among Mothers at a Private Tertiary Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya. International Journal of Science and Research; 6 (2): 1312-1315. ISSN: 2319-7064
5.Mathulu AW and Mbithi BW. (2016). Job Satisfaction among the Nurses of Makueni District Hospital, Kenya. International Journal of Public Health Science (IJPHS) , 5 (4) : 450-457. ISSN: 2252-8806
6.Kirui H and Mbithi BW. (2012). Knowledge, attitude and practice on nursing process among nurses, at the Kenyatta national hospital (main theatres), Kenya nursing journal, 42 (1)
7.Otsyeno, F; Mbithi WB, & Nyaga, M. (2012). Operating Room Techniques: A Manual For Orthopaedic Operating Room Staff, Published in Germany By Lambert Publishers

Presentations
1. Mbithi WB. (2017): Completion of Intravenous Fluids Administration Regimen by Nurses Working in Adult Medical and Surgical Wards at a County Referral Hospital, Kenya: Presented during the KENYATTA NATIONAL HOSPITAL/ UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI third scientific research conference, held at the University of Nairobi, Lecture Halls.
2. Mbithi WB. (2017): Indications of Caesarean Section as a mode of Delivery among Mothers at a Private Tertiary Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya: Presented during the KENYATTA NATIONAL HOSPITAL/ UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI third scientific research conference, held at the University of Nairobi, Lecture Halls.
3. Mbithi WB. (2016): Prevalence of work related injuries:A retrospective literature review: Presented during THEATRE NURSES’ CONFERENCE at the Noble
hotel, Eldoret
4. Mbithi WB (2014): An epidemiology of surgical site infections:A retrospective literature review: Presented during THEATRE NURSES’ CONFERENCE at the Waterbuck, hotel, Nakuru
5. Mbithi WB (2013): Policies and standards: Medico-legal issues in the operating rooms: Presented during THEATRE NURSES’ CONFERENCE at the Garden hotel, Machakos
6. Mbithi WB (2012): Knowledge, Attitude and practice on nursing process among nurses at a tertiary care (operating rooms): Presented during THE ANNUAL NURSES CONFERENCE at Wild Waters, Mombasa
7. Mbithi WB (2010): Severity of non-fatal injuries among road traffic accident Casualties at the accident and emergency department: Presented during the KENYATTA NATIONAL HOSPITAL/ UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI third scientific research conference, held at the UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI , LECTURE HALLS.