Tuesday , February 7 2023

Life Hospital Vacancies – Nurse (Midwife Qualified)

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse (Midwife Qualified), based at Life Empangeni Private Hospital, reporting to Unit Manager .The successful candidates will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and to collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders in line with Company & Hospital strategic objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide and supervise individualised, specific nursing care to the mother and baby
  • Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment
  • Minimising unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment
  • Utilisation of tools such as Impilo board for correct stock charging, and ensuring that the correct level of care is updated
  • Build professional relationships with the members of the multi-disciplinary team
  • Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimise risk
  • Ensure professional ethical practice in the Unit
  • Provide accurate, appropriate and adequate information to patients and family members during hospitalisation
  • Participating in ESMOE drills and CPD programs, in-service training, and on the spot teaching.
  • Utilisation of KRONOS
  • Daily Care Rounds to be done, ensuring patient satisfaction is enhanced
  • Maintaining a safe and holistic patient environment to minimise the risk of infections
  • Identifying and ensuring staff undergo department specific micro orientation
  • Comply with ISO requirements in order to facilitate infection control
  • Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours

Job Requirements:

  • Drive & energy
  • Building relationships
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a continuously changing environment
  • Organisational awareness
  • Registration with SANC
  • Excellence orientation
  • Computer proficiency
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Influencing
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Driver’s license and ability to travel
  • Engaging diversity
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Resilience
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players.
  • Must be willing to fulfil the role of midwife in the Unit, according to the flexi hour system (day and night duty), standby hours, according to the needs of the Unit.
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Candidate must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19

Qualification & Experience:

  • Diploma in Midwifery
  • Nursing experience in Maternity Ward (Labour, Post-natal and Nursery).
  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Empangeni, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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