Monday , February 26 2024

Life Healthcare Careers – Registered Nurse ICU Experienced

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse x 1 (ICU Qualified), based at Life Carstenhof Hospital, reporting to the ICU Unit 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

Job Responsibilities:

  • Managing all stock used according to unit specific policies and protocols
  • Ensuring records and accurately completed and stored in accordance with legal and ethical requirements
  • Check equipment and instrumentation are in working condition on a daily basis and report any defaults to Unit Manager and Clinical Engineer
  • Providing quality basic and specialised nursing care
  • Review and comply with internal policies and protocols
  • Educate and supervise staff and doctors on the correct utilisation of specialised equipment and instrumentation
  • Continual communication with the patient and family with regards to the patient’s condition
  • Control and manage staff hours leave in accordance with the company policy Provide effective Infection Control and SHEQ by:
  • Maintaining a safe and holistic patient environment in order to enforce infection control
  • Ensuring quality management systems and initiatives are conducted according to the unit specification
  • Administering of medication in accordance to ethical, legal framework

Job Requirements:

  • Resilience
  • Must be willing to fulfill a role in the unit according to the flexi-hours system and call system
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Engaging diversity
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a continuously changing environment
  • Strong customer orientation, team player, very energetic and well organised
  • Strong Interpersonal skills required
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Qualification & Experience:

  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • Relevant ICU post basic Qualification
  • Must be able to function independently as well as inter-dependently
  • Registered with SANC. All qualifications to be registered.
  • Adult ICU working background of not less than 2 years & shift leading experience.

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Midrand, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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