Tuesday , March 28 2023

Life Entabeni Hospital Vacancies – Registered Nurse Theatre

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse (Theatre) Trained, based at Life Bay View Hospital, reporting to Ansie Viljoen, Unit ManagerThe successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the anesthetics team and providing training and orientation in this field.  It will be required to ensure CPD compliance in theatre as well as the implementation and completion of Essential Competencies by all staff members.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the disposal of medical waste in order to effectively control infection
  • Managing stock by participating in regular stock taking and controlling of the consignment stock in accordance with the hospital (local) policy
  • Obtaining the correct information pre-operatively and visiting the patient post-operatively
  • Maintain a healthy relationship with external stakeholders by reporting and escalating unresolved issues to the unit manager
  • Providing theatre specific training and assessing the competence of staff
  • Ensuring consignment stock, equipment and prosthesis is charged according to policy
  • Ensuring that the patient is comfortable and assist the doctor during the surgical procedure
  • Ensuring the use of personal protective clothing and complying with ISO requirements
  • Ensure the treater team works according to the scope of practice
  • Give feedback to the unit manager in order to assess optimal performance
  • Ensuring accurate charging by managing theatre clocking time
  • Ensuring the correct use of theatre equipment and instrumentation by educating and supervising staff on the correct utilisation of the equipment
  • Assist the Unit Manager to correctly monitor the normal and overtime hours

Job Requirements:

  • Leading my example (Key for Managers)
  • Resilience
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Influencing
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Engaging diversity
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Building relationships
  • Drive & energy
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Motivating and developing people(Key for Managers)
  • Organisational awareness

Qualification & Experience:

  • Computer proficiency would be an advantage
  • General Nursing Degree / Diploma and registration with SANC.
  • Post Basic qualification in Theatre Operating Technique
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Experience in Neuro surgery will be a strong advantage

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mosselbay, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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