Enrolled Nurse Specialist

at Life Bay View Hospital
Location Mossel Bay, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Mossel Bay

Description

 

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.

 

Critical Outputs

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

 

Requirements

 

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

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Professional and technical proficiency

Excellence orientation

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Action orientation

Ethical behaviour

 

Interested candidates can send their CV