|Location||Mossel Bay, South Africa|
|Street Address||Mossel Bay|
A vacancy exists for an Enrolled Nurse Specialist (Theatre) based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to the Theatre Manager, Ansie Viljoen. The purpose of this role is to conduct nursing activities to ensure quality patient care.
Ensure effective quality management systems by:
Meet customer needs and expectations
Report all customer complaints to the UM.
Attending and participating in review and ward meetings in order to ensure conformance to QMS audit standards
Performing, understanding and complying with the company infection control standards in order to adhere to PPE standards and procedures
Adhering to safety measures
Ensure optimum operational efficiencies by:
Ensuring correct and accurate charging of stock used
Correctly reporting and recording of patient peri-operatively
Ensuring correct and proper usage and maintenance of equipment
Ensuring personal absenteeism is minimised and justified
Working flexible hours in order to minimise agency costs and show willingness to assist other departments
Ensure effective quality patient care by:
Performing and completing tasks assigned
Ensuring patient hygiene, comfort and safety is measured in accordance with the WHO checklist
Ensure a safe patient environment
Following the correct techniques and wearing of PPE’s
Monitoring and recording patient intake and outputs
Ensuring the management and preparation of surgical and diagnostic procedures
Safe and competent execution of clinical care
Demonstrating professional socialisation:
Building and maintaining healthy relationships with internal and external customers and supporting all new staff members with the orientation program
Be a positive team player
Qualification as an Enrolled Nurse, registered with SANC.
This position requires anaesthetic & flooring experience.
Experience in a theatre environment, minimum 1-2 years.
Ability to work shifts according to the operational requirements of the hospital
Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
Computer proficiency would be an advantage
Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Attention to detail
Professional and technical proficiency
Interested candidates can send their CV