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Registered Nurse

at Life Flora Hospital
Location Roodepoort, South Africa
Date Posted August 1, 2019
Category Health Care Jobs in South Africa
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Introduction

 

Vacancy exists for Registered Nurse (Midwife Qualified), based at Life Flora Hospital, reporting to Phillipa Muller, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and to collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders in line with Company & Hospital strategic objectives.

 

Critical Outputs

Effective cost management by

 

Evaluating employee labour hours and manage debit and credit hours

Utilisation of KRONOS

Minimising unnecessary stock wastage and facilitating maintenance of equipment

Utilization of tools such as Impilo board for correct stock charging, and ensuring that the correct level of care is updated

Providing quality patient care by

 

Identifying and ensuring staff undergo department specific micro orientation

Daily Care Rounds to be done, ensuring patient satisfaction is enhanced

Provide accurate, appropriate and adequate information to patients and family members during hospitalization

Ensure professional ethical practice in the Unit

Provide and supervise individualized, specific nursing care to the mother and baby

Participating in ESMOE drills and CPD programs, in-service training, and on the spot teaching.

Providing effective risk management (SHEQ & infection control) by

 

Monitoring and implementing preventative measures to minimize risk

Comply with ISO requirements in order to facilitate infection control

Maintaining a safe and holistic patient environment to minimize the risk of infections

Conducting effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders

 

Identifying doctor’s preferences and stakeholders needs and implement in the working environment

Build professional relationships with the members of the multi disciplinary team

 

Requirements

 

Relevant Degree or Diploma in Nursing

Diploma in Midwifery

Registration with SANC

Nursing experience in Maternity Ward (Labour, Post-natal and Nursery).

Must be willing to fulfill the role of midwife in the Unit, according to the flexi hour system (day and night duty), standby hours, according to the needs of the Unit.

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players.

Computer proficiency

Must be able to work under pressure in a continuously changing environment

Driver’s license and ability to travel

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation

Influencing

Attention to detail

Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organizational awareness

Lead by example

Ethical behaviour