Registered Nurse

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



A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse – Medical ICU, based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga, reporting to the Unit Manager, Jacky Maritz.  The successful candidate will be responsible for driving quality patient care along with other team members in the NICU; in line with clinical protocols of the company and hospital strategic objectives.


Critical Outputs

Effective cost management for staff and stock by


Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours

Minimising unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment

Providing quality patient care by


Identifying and ensuring staff undergo department specific micro orientation

Ensuring daily care rounds are conducted and investigation of complaints.

Providing accurate, appropriate and adequate information to patients and family members during hospitalization

Assist doctors to perform daily cases and/or procedures

Providing effective risk management (SHEQ & infection control) by


Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimize risk

Maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards of the unit to ensure adherence to infection control and safety policies and procedures

Comply with ISO requirements in order to facilitate infection control

Conducting effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders


Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment




Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing

Nursing Experience in ICU essential

ICU qualification an advantage

Current registration with the relevant professional or regulatory body

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

Computer proficiency




Problem-solving, analysis and judgement


Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation


Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness


Interested candidates can send their CV


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