Vacancies

Registered Nurse | Medical Ward

Function
Nursing
Facility
Life Hilton Private Hospital
Position
Registered Nurse | Medical Ward
Introduction

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse (Medical Ward), based at Life Hilton Private Hospital, reporting to Shamlan Moodley, Medical/Day Ward Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and building 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
  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • Nursing Experience in Medical Wards
  • 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
  • Driver’s licence and ability to travel
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 awareness
  • Leading by example 
  • Motivating and developing people
Email
hiltonrecruitment@lifehealthcare.co.za
Closing date
Friday, April 5, 2024

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.


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