Sunday , February 25 2024

Kzn Department of Health Vacancies – Clinical Nurse Practitioner

Website KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure supervision, provision and basic patient’s need • Evaluate and follow up patients during clinic visit • Promote preventive and promote health for clients.
  • Co-ordinate of services with the institution and other services related to community health (NGO, CBO, CHW)
  • Understanding of challenges facing the Public Health Sector
  • Monitor and evaluate performance of Clinic staff according to set standards, norms targets and to ensure effective reporting.
  • Attend and participate in doctor’s visit.
  • Ability to plan and priorities issues and other work related matters and to comply with time frames.
  • Ensure the efficient and effective control of surgical sundries pharmaceuticals, equipment and miscellaneous stores
  • Provide Health Education of patients, staff and public.
  • Initiate treatment, implementation of programmers and evaluation of patient’s clinical conditions
  • Deal with grievances and Labour relations issues in terms of laid down procedures/policies
  • Provide nursing care that leads to improved service delivery by maintaining client satisfaction • Screening diagnosis and treatment of patients
  • Identify areas of improvement, problems etc. and communicate to Operational Manager
  • Ensure provision of Nursing Care through adequate supervision
  • Assist Operational Manager in charge
  • Maintain accurate and complete patients records according to legal requirements
  • Assist in compiling and updating of procedural guidelines

Job Requirements:

  • Good communication and interpersonal relation skills
  • Project management skills
  • Basic knowledge of Public service regulations.
  • Financial management skills
  • Decision making and problem solving skills
  • Good communication, verbal, written, leadership, interpersonal, problem solving, conflict management and decision making skills
  • Ability to function well with a team
  • Conflict handling and counseling skills
  • Knowledge and experience in implementation of Batho Pele Principles, Patients right’s Charter and code of conduct.
  • Knowledge of nursing care processes and procedures, nursing statutes and other relevant legal frameworks such as Batho Pele Principles, Patient’s rights, Nursing Act etc.
  • Report writing skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or Equivalent • Degree/Diploma in General Nursing with Midwifery.
  • Experience after obtaining the 1 year post basic qualification in the relevant specialty • Proof of current registration with SANC as a Professional Nurse (2020).
  • At least 10 years of the period referred to above must be recognizable
  • Post basic qualification with duration of at least 1 year in Curative Skills in Primary Health care accredited with the SANC.
  • Minimum of 14 years recognizable experience in nursing after registration as a Professional Nurse with SANC, in General Nursing.

Job Details:

Company: Mkuze, KwaZulu-Natal, SA

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health

Application Deadline: N/A

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