Mental Healthcare Hospital Nurse Jobs in Kenya
Mental Healthcare Hospital Nurse Jobs in Kenya Description
Our client, a leading Mental Healthcare Provider wishes to recruit motivated Nurses who will be responsible for providing quality nursing care and support to patients, and their families in a professional manner.Quality nursing care
Key Performance Areas
Health promotion through counselling and health education
Turnaround time in patient management
Recording and reporting medical information
Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct accurate assessment of patients
Documentation and storage of client information and/or data
Counselling patients while providing them and their families with appropriate information.
Identify patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with the patients and other persons in a position to understand care requirements.
Establish a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, and their families.
Entrench quality assurance in all the treatment and therapeutic procedures by adhering to laid down treatment guidelines and practices.
Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations;
Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
Document patient care programmes by charting in patient records.
Maintain continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and on-going needs.
Maintain patient confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential.
Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions and calling for repairs.
Maintain nursing supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed supplies, placing and expediting orders for supplies.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies.
Maintain a cooperative relationship among the clinical team by communicating information, responding to requests, building rapport and participating in team problem-solving methods.
Key Performance Areas
High customer satisfaction rating
Turnaround time in patient counselling and triaging
Accurate assessment, interpretation and intervention of clinical findings
Accurate and prompt documentation and storage of clinical data
Adherence to clinical standard operating procedures (SOPs) and company policies and procedures
Initiatives to maintain effective infection control measures
Knowledge, Experience and Qualifications RequiredBachelor degree in Nursing or Diploma in; Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing/Mental Health and Psychiatry from a recognized Institution;
Registration Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;
Valid practicing license from Nursing Council of Kenya
Minimum of 3 years working experience in a busy environment
Microsoft office packages proficiency
Report writing skills
Personal Skills and Attributes
Good interpersonal skills
Passion for success and service
Excellent communication skills
How to Apply
Email a copy of your up-to-date CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Ensure you indicate your current or past monthly salary in your application
Do Not apply using the online button. Email your application directly to the email address provided above
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted
Closing Date: 18th April 2019
For more information and job application details, see; Mental Healthcare Hospital Nurse Jobs in Kenya
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