Job Category: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full-time
Locations: NMC Royal Hospital, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, AE
2. JOB SUMMARY:
2.1 Manages patients care in allocated area ensuring good standard of care provided.
3. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
3.1 Assists specialists / consultants in the specific procedures done in the OPD.
3.2 Performs the initial assessment of the patient.
3.3 Responsible for ensuring strict aseptic techniques are followed while performing the various dermatological procedures
3.4 Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of the department as per infection control and waste management policy of the hospital 3.5 Prepare, administers and documents medication if given to the patient
3.6 Maintains and updates all relevant patient documentations/medical records as per hospital policy and procedures.
3.7 Maintains confidentiality of patient’s records.
3.8 Assess the patient and family education needs and provide health education.
3.9 Follows the reporting mechanisms/chain of command in the Nursing Department. Ensuring patient care issues are correctly and quickly reported. Staff Qualification and Education
3.10 Takes responsibility for professional clinical practice and is actively involved in updating and continuing education.
3.11 Competent with cardio-pulmonary resuscitation technique
3.12 Demonstrates an economical approach to the utilization of equipment’s and supplies while assisting the Charge Nurse to maintain an appropriate ward stock.
3.13 Responsible for daily checking of crash carts and emergency equipment’s’ as per hospital policy
3.14 Responsible for appropriate storage and maintaining inventory of medications including high alert medications and narcotics as per hospital policy
3.15 Responsible for appropriate storage and maintaining inventory of Hazmat items including the MSDS as per hospital policy
3.16 Demonstrates sound knowledge and participates in fire safety, patient safety, infection control and the other necessary precautions as per hospital policy.
3.17 Takes responsibility for the unit in the absence of the Charge Nurse as assigned
3.18 Demonstrates strict adherence to all hospital policies and procedures
3.19 Carries out other duties as instructed by the Nursing Shift Supervisor / Nursing Administrator
3.20 Comply with all OSH and infection control policies, standards and procedures and cooperate with hospital management to comply those requirements
3.21 Work accordance with the documented OSH procedures and instructions, specific responsibilities
3.22 Be familiar with emergency and evacuation procedures
3.23 Notifying OSH Hazards, incidents, Near misses and issues and assistance with the preparation of risk assessments, incident reports
3.24 Comply with Waste management procedures and policies
3.25 Attend applicable OSH/Infection control training programs, mock drills and awareness programs
3.26 Use of appropriate personal protective equipment and safety systems
4. QUALIFICATION, LICENSURE, EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SPECIAL SKILLS:
4.1 Bachelor of Science in Nursing/Diploma in Nursing.
4.2 Current license in country of origin and with HAAD license to practice in Abu Dhabi, UAE
4.3 Minimum 2 years of nursing experience after qualification.