Nairobi Hospital Jobs - Critical Care Nurses Vacancies

Nairobi Hospital Jobs - Critical Care Nurses Vacancies


  • Reporting to the Charge Nurse – Critical Care Unit, the successful candidates will be responsible for the following roles amongst others: –

    Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Identifying a patient’s specific and critical needs and adopt a care plans as necessary to meet those needs.

  • Performing approved therapeutic or diagnostic procedures based on the patient’s clinical status.

  • Advocating for the patient’s and family’s needs and proving emotional support for both the patient and their families.

  • Setting up and monitoring medical equipment and devices such as cardiac monitors, mechanical ventilators, alarms, oxygen delivery equipment etc.

  • Providing special therapies i.e. dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, mechanical ventilation and inotropic support.

  • Maintaining the Hospitals policies, standard and procedures of nursing care.

  • Participating in professional organisations and continuing education to improve on technical knowledge and skills.

  • Advocating for patients, treating them with dignity and according them privacy.

  • Communicating effectively with patients, patients’ families and all other care givers.

  • Communicating effectively with doctors and other hospital departments for cooperative and supportive relationships.

  • Supporting Charge Nurse in administrative roles, monitoring staff performance and staff development.

  • Maintaining and observing infection control measures for staff and patients well-being.

  • Upholding statutory regulations as required by Nursing Council of Kenya and the laws of
    Kenya.

  • Safe-guarding Hospital’s and patients’ confidential information and property.

  • Reporting all complaints and incidents to the In-charge as they occur.

  • Prioritizing nursing care for critically ill patients based on assessment data and identified needs.

  • Providing accurate documentation and proper record keeping of patients’ treatment.

  • Provide effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation

  • Providing mentorship to junior nurses and students

  • Performing any other duties that may be assigned from time to time depending on the need and urgency.

    Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • KRN, KRM/KRM, KRCHN, BSc. Nursing

  • Must be a Kenya Registered Critical Care Nurse.

  • 4 years of relevant work experience 2 of which must be after post-basic qualification.

  • Mentorship training.

  • BLS Certified

  • Excellent interpersonal, supervisory, communication, administrative & customer care skills.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Nairobi Hospital Jobs - Critical Care Nurses Vacancies


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