Life Hospitals Vacancies – Registered Nurse

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity exists for a Registered Nurse in Fyfe 3, Oncology Unit at Life Entabeni Hospital, KZN. The position will report to the Unit Manager, Veena Naidoo. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning of this unit and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Management of other categories nursing staff according to their Scope of Practice.
  • Effective risk management of the unit by complying with Health, Safety &Infection Control policies and procedures.
  • The candidate must be able to be empathetic in nature.
  • Efficiency in chemotherapy administration and blood products.
  • Conduct basic duties as allocated by the Unit Manager.
  • Efficiency in procedures in the oncology unit eg, accessing of ports.
  • Efficiency in dealing in emergency care in chemo related incidents.
  • The candidate must have mental and physical stamina.
  • Maintain sound professional relationships with all patients, doctors and other members of the multi- disciplinary team.
  • Effectively participate in the management of costs in the unit (stock, staffing, and equipment)
  • Ensure quality patient care and customer satisfaction according to Life Healthcare Policies & Procedures.
  • Identify training needs and initiate facilitation.
  • Ensure effective record keeping

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Resilience and stress tolerance
  • Good planning and organizing skills
  • Registered at SANC as a Registered Nurse
  • Experience in nursing oncology patients.
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to make accurate decisions
  • Strong customer orientation

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in nursing infectious patients
  • Medical Nursing experience of at least 1 year is essential and oncology certification or experience is an advantage.

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Berea, Durban, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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