Kenyatta University Hospital Wound & Stoma Care Nurses Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta University Hospital Wound & Stoma Care Nurses Jobs in Kenya


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive, register, record and document patients’ information and present the same to the Medical Officers in the unit.

  • Provide wound and ostomy nursing care

  • Notes progress in meeting defined outcomes on multidisciplinary plan of care

  • Plans and organizes and administers individual nursing care, independently applying both simple and complex techniques and processes that are specific to the needs of the patient.

  • Evaluates and documents patient response to prescribed interventions.

  • Evaluates the nursing care administered to patients by self and elicits patient and family participation in care in keeping with physiological and psychological readiness.

  • Instructs the patient and/or family on subjects such as disease process, risk factors, and prevention of complications to help them plan for care in the hospital and after discharge following prescribed teaching plans.

  • Provides concise communication regarding the patient's progress to nursing staff members and other health care practitioners for instance: intra- and inter-unit; inpatient unit to clinic, or operating room, hospital to home or other health care facility.

  • Support Medical Officers and Medical Specialists in attending to patients in the unit hospital.

  • Administer medication to patients in the unit as prescribed by Medical Officers and Medical
    Specialists in the hospital.

  • Monitor patients’ progress in the unit, document the same for clear patient records and
    report the same to the Medical Officers and Medical Specialists in the hospital.

  • Liaise with other healthcare staff in handling patients with multiple of complex medical conditions in the units in the hospital.

  • Supervise, guide and mentor junior nursing officers, interns and nursing students, together with their work in the units of the hospital.

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Nursing from a recognized institution.

  • Wound and stoma Care training and qualification from a recognized institution.

  • Registration with the Nursing Council of Kenya.

  • Valid Practice License.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

  • At least two (2) years working experience as a wound and stoma care nurse in a reputable health
    facility.

    Soft Skills Required

  • Communication skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Observational.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Compassionate skills.

  • Team player.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenyatta University Hospital Wound & Stoma Care Nurses Jobs in Kenya


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