Registered Nurses

at Listopro
Location East London, East London, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Healthcare
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

Minimum Qualification Diploma

Years of Experience1 year

Number of Positions4

Description

A Registered Nurse, or RN, is responsible for working with other Funds for Africa’s healthcare professionals to help the community in the program areas. Their duties include communicating with Doctors and other Registered Nurses about patient needs, administering IVs and medications to aid their patients’ health and using medical equipment to monitor patients’ vital signs.

Job Responsibilities:

Restores and promotes patient’s health by completing the nursing process.

Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team members.

Provides physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families.

Identifies patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with patients and their families.

Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.

Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and hospital or regulatory standards.

Resolves patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.

Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols; medication administration and storage procedures; and controlled substance regulations.

Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.

Maintains continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.

Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; calling for repairs; and evaluating new equipment and techniques.

Maintains nursing supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level.

Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and participating in professional societies.

Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information and participating in team problem-solving methods.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Registered Nurse Qualifications/Skills:

Clinical skills

Bedside manner

Infection control

Physiological knowledge

Administering medication

Medical teamwork

Multitasking, listening, and verbal communication

Health promotion and maintenance

Education /Qualifications

A Diploma/ Bachelor’s degree in Nursing

Ability to work a flexible schedule, to include evenings and weekends, in order to meet the needs of

community residents and be present at community functions

Excellent communication and organization skills

Remuneration will be in line with the set procedures of the organizations which consider the experience and qualifications of the candidate (USD 2500-3500)

 

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