Wednesday , February 1 2023

Life Healthcare Admin Jobs – Registered Nurse, Neonatal

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse- Neonatal Experienced, based at Life Westville Hospital, reporting to Sandhiera GovenderUnit Manager (NICU)The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic and optimal quality nursing care to critically ill patients in order to maximise a positive outcome for the customer in line with Company & Hospital strategic objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Administering of medication in accordance to ethical, legal framework
  • Advocate the patient by motivating acuity to the case management and notify the doctor of any limitations
  • Promoting a safe and healthy working environment by completing SHEQ alerts and incident reports to the SHEQ Coordinator
  • Provide training and development to ensure personal and professional growth
  • Maintaining a safe and holistic patient environment in order to enforce infection control
  • Ensure the NICU team works according to the scope of practice in order to ensure the correct skills mix is utilised
  • Review and comply with internal policies and protocols
  • Assisting in multi-disciplinary team members with the execution of their duties
  • Execute doctors requests and prescriptions after patient rounds
  • Ensuring quality management systems and initiatives are conducted according to the unit specification
  • Control and manage staff hours leave in accordance with the company policy
  • Educate and supervise staff and doctors on the correct utilisation of specialised equipment and instrumentation
  • Interacting and communicating with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Conducting in-service orientation on doctor specific preferences
  • Providing quality basic and specialized nursing care
  • Continual communication with the patient and family with regards to the patients condition
  • Check equipment and instrumentation are in working condition on a daily basis and report any defaults to Unit Manager and Clinical Engineer
  • Managing all stock used according to unit specific policies and protocols
  • Ensuring records and accurately completed and stored in accordance with legal and ethical requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Ethical behaviour
  • Organisational awareness
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Resilience
  • Drive & energy
  • Building relationships
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a continuously changing environment
  • Be willing to work night duty
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Engaging diversity
  • Strong customer orientation, team player, very energetic and well organized
  • Influencing
  • Excellence orientation
  • Must be willing to fulfill a role in the unit according to the flexi-hours system and call system
  • Strong Interpersonal skills required
  • Customer responsiveness

Qualification & Experience:

  • Nursing experience in Neonatal ICU
  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing and midwifery

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Westville, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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