Registered Nurse

at Life Entabeni Hospital
Location Durban, Durban, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse Qualified in the Renal Unit, based at Life Entabeni Hospital, reporting to the Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the effective delivery of quality patient care.


Critical Outputs

Ensure professional, ethical practice in the unit

Provide and supervise nursing care in accordance with legislation that directly and indirectly governs nursing practice

Provide and supervise nursing care in accordance with ethical codes that directly and indirectly guide nursing practices

Accept accountability and responsibility for own professional actions

Ensure the provision of competent, clinical nursing care in the unit

Use the scientific process of nursing to initiate and manage comprehensive nursing care plans that will ensure quality nursing care

Coordinate and supervise nursing activities of members of the healthcare team who provide basic care

Customer Satisfaction: Enhance patient satisfaction

Utilise available management tools and strategies to enhance patient experience through continuing quality improvement initiatives e.g. CFS and Qe

Assist in the management of patient complaints

Build professional relationships with the members of the multi-disciplinary team

Cooperate fully with the members of the multi-disciplinary team and independently delivering nursing care

Assist in the management of complaints from members of the multi-disciplinary team

Safe Environment: Assist in maintaining an environment which is both emotionally and physically safe

Utilise available management tools and participate in proactive management strategies to ensure an emotionally and physically safe patient environment e.g. SHEQ and infection control

Business Efficiency: Contribute to business efficiency through cost effective patient care, interdepartmental cooperation and economic use of all resources

Utilise and supervise adherence to interdepartmental requirements with regard to stock management, case management and billing

Coaching and mentor staff

Assist in the performance management of the unit staff

Assist in staff development through the provision of appropriate on the job in-service education

Participate in staff recognition and reward management strategies




Must be a Registered Nurse registered with SANC.

Working experience in a Renal.

Diploma or certificate in Nephrology nursing would be a requirement

Competencies required: team player, very energetic, well organized and punctual.

Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment.

Good inter-personal skills required. Respect patient and staff confidentiality.

Must be able to work Flexi hours, call and acute

Driver’s license

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage


Interested candidates can send their CV

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