Registered Nurse – Maternity

at Life Cosmos Hospital
Location Witbank, South Africa
Date Posted August 12, 2019
Category Health Care Jobs in South Africa
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Introduction

 

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse – Midwife Qualified, based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga, reporting to Annemarie Viljoen, Unit Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing holistic patient care and 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 investigation of complaints.

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

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

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 Maternity Wards, Midwifery qualification 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 awareness

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