Permanent Registered Nurse (Theatre Experienced) needed in Knysna, Western Cape

By | February 27, 2018

Job Details
Employer: Health Staff
Location: Knysna, Western Cape
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Private
Availability: Immediately
Category: Medical
Offer: Salary
Candidate Requirements
Our client is one of the leading health care groups and is looking for a Registered Nurse (Theatre Experienced) to join their dynamic team.
The candidate will be responsible for assisting the surgical team to perform surgical procedures on patients successfully and to ensure that the patient receives optimal care in accordance with company and hospital strategic objectives.
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensuring accurate charging by managing theatre clocking time
Ensuring consignment stock, equipment and prosthesis is charged according to policy
Managing stock by participating in regular stock taking and controlling of the consignment stock in accordance with the hospital (local) policy
Ensuring the correct use of theatre equipment and instrumentation by educating and supervising staff on the correct utilization of the equipment
Obtaining the correct information pre-operatively and visiting the patient post-operatively
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
Ensuring the disposal of medical waste in order to effectively control infection
Attend review and consultative form meetings to maintain healthy relationships with internal stakeholders
Maintain a healthy relationship with external stakeholders by reporting and escalating unresolved issues to the unit manager
General Nursing Degree / Diploma
Registered with SANC
Scrubbing experience for general, orthopaedic and minor cases required
Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
Computer proficiency would be an advantage
Requirements for Registration:
UPDATED CV (List with all duties and responsibilities at each establishment)
Qualifications: Degree / Diploma / Certificate
Copy of ID (If you are not a South African citizen please provide Passport and work/ study permit)
New updated certificate and card from your council, e.g.: SANC. SASOHN, SAPC, etc. (should you have qualified outside of South Africa, please provide us with your registration number from the country you qualified in as well)
Service Letters (if you have worked in a foreign country we will need these letters from the country you worked in.)
If you are interested in the above-mentioned position, please send your CV, ID and SANC receipt to me today.
Health Staff Consultant
Maryka Oosthuizen
Apply before Saturday, April 28, 2018 – 61 Days left
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