Registered Nurse

at Life St Mary’s Private Hospital
Location Mthatha, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Mthatha

Description

 

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse in Emergency Unit, based at Life St Mary’s Private Hospital Name, Mthatha, reporting to Athandiwe Dandala, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and to collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders in line with Company & 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 investigating complaints

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

Providing effective risk management (SHEQ & infection control) by

 

Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimise risk

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

 

Requirements

 

General Nursing Degree or Diploma

Diploma in Trauma and Emergency Nursing Science

Nursing Experience in High Care Wards

Current registration with SANC

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

Computer proficiency

Driver’s license and ability to travel

Must be willing to work day/night rotation

Life Healthcare has a COVID-19 policy that encourages that all employees to be vaccinated

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication skills

Influencing skills

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Action orientation

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

 

Interested candidates can send their CV