Registered Nurse

at Life Eugene Marais Hospital
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse 2IC - Theatre Qualified in Main Theatre based at Life Eugene Marais Hospital, reporting to Betsie Van Den Berg, Theatre Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic and optimal quality nursing care to critically ill patients in order to maximize a positive outcome for the customer in line with Company & 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 Theatre Manager to correctly monitor the normal and overtime hours

Ensure the theatre team works according to the scope of practice

Give feedback to the Theatre Manager in order to assess optimal performance

Effective SHEQ 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

Effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders

 

Attend review and consultative form meetings to maintain healthy relationships with internal stakeholders

Maintain a healthy relationship with external stakeholders by reporting and escalating unresolved issues to the Theatre Manager

Requirements

Grade 12 National Senior Certificate or equivalent

Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing

An Operation Theatre Qualification is a necessity

Relevant RN experience of 5-10 years

Nursing Experience in Nursing

Current registration with the relevant professional or regulatory body

Relevant experience and technical skill to meet the critical outputs

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

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation

Influencing

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

 

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