Vacancies

Registered Nurse ICU Qualified - MICU

Function
Nursing
Facility
Life Cosmos Hospital
Position
Registered Nurse ICU Qualified - MICU
Introduction

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse ICU Qualified – MICU, based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga, reporting to the Unit Manager, Anke Botes.  The successful candidate will be responsible for driving quality patient care along with other team members in the MICU; 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
Requirement
  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • ICU qualification an essential
  • 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
Competencies
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awarenes
Contact

Rialta Marais

Tel
013 653 8045
Fax
086 206 4672
Email
rialta.marais@lifehealthcare.co.za
Closing date
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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