Registered Nurse

at Life Bay View Private Hospital
Published May 7, 2024
Expires June 23, 2024
Location Mossel Bay, South Africa
Category Health Care  
Job Type Full-Time  

Description

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse Theatre experienced based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to Ansie Viljoen, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the surgical team to perform surgical procedures and to ensure that the patient receive optimal care in accordance with the company and hospital strategic objectives.

Critical Outputs
Ensuring effective financial management by

Ensuring accurate charging by managing theatre clocking time
Ensuring consignment stock, equipment and prosthesis is charged according to policy
Managing stock by participating in regular stock taking and controlling of the consignment stock in accordance with the hospital (local) policy
Affecting the functioning of theatre equipment and instrumentation by

Ensuring the correct use of theatre equipment and instrumentation by educating and supervising staff on the correct utilization of the equipment
Providing Quality patient care by

Obtaining the correct information pre-operatively and visiting the patient post-operatively
Ensuring that the patient is comfortable and assist the doctor during the surgical procedure
Ensuring effective people management by

Providing theatre specific training and assessing the competence of staff
Assist the Unit Manager to correctly monitor the normal and overtime hours
Ensure the theater team works according to the scope of practice
Give feedback to the unit manager in order to assess optimal performance
Effective Quality and Infection prevention management by

Ensuring the use of personal protective clothing and complying with ISO requirements
Ensuring the disposal of medical waste in order to effectively control infection
Adhering to sterility principals

Requirements

Qualification as an Enrolled Nurse, registered with SANC
Relevant experience and technical skill to meet the critical outputs
Cath-lab Experience essential
Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players
Computer proficiency would be an advantage
Own transport essential
Must be able to work flexible hours

Competencies

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Resilience
Engaging diversity
Verbal & written communication and presentation
Influencing
Drive & energy
Excellence orientation
Ethical behaviour
Building relationships
Customer responsiveness

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