Saturday , February 4 2023

Life Group Vacancies – Nurse, Theatre Experienced

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

Vacancies exist for Theatre Experienced Registered Nurses in our Main Theatre at Rosepark Hospital situated in Bloemfontein. The successful candidates will be reporting to the Theatre Manager, Tilana Louw.

The successful candidates will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the Main Theatre and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the theatre team works according to the scope of practice.
  • Managing stock by participating in regular stock taking and controlling of the consignment stock in accordance with the hospital (local) policy.
  • Ensuring that the patient is comfortable and assist the doctor during the surgical procedure.
  • Give feedback to the unit manager in order to assess optimal performance.
  • Assist the Unit Manager to correctly monitor the normal and overtime hours.
  • Providing theatre specific training and assessing the competence of staff.
  • Maintain a healthy relationship with external stakeholders by reporting and escalating unresolved issues to the unit manager.
  • Ensuring the disposal of medical waste in order to effectively control infection.
  • Ensuring the use of personal protective clothing and complying with ISO requirements.
  • Ensuring accurate charging by managing theatre clocking time.
  • Ensuring consignment stock, equipment and prosthesis is charged according to policy.
  • Attend review and consultative form meetings to maintain healthy relationships with internal stakeholders.
  • Ensuring the correct use of theatre equipment and instrumentation by educating and supervising staff on the correct utilisation of the equipment.
  • Obtaining the correct information pre-operatively and visiting the patient post-operatively.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work under pressure in a continuously changing environment.
  • An ability to work calmly under urgent/difficult circumstances as part of a team.
  • Competencies required are good people management skills.
  • Registration with SANC.
  • To be a competent Shift Leader giving specific attention to detail.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Computer proficiency would be an advantage.
  • Leadership and performance orientation.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Good organisational and management skills are essential as well as teamwork and strong customer orientation
  • Must have strong clinical ability.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Relevant experience and technical skill to meet the critical outputs is essential.
  • General Nursing Degree / Diploma.

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bloemfontein, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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