Nairobi Hospital Peri-Operative Nurses (KRPON) Jobs in Kenya

Nairobi Hospital Peri-Operative Nurses (KRPON) Jobs in Kenya

  • The Nairobi Hospital, a leading health care institution in Eastern Africa has excellent career opportunities for individuals who possess a passion for excellence, strong work ethic, are results oriented and committed to continual improvement.

  • The successful candidates will be team players with the ability to effectively add value to enabling good patient outcomes and shape best clinical and non-clinical practice.

    Peri-Operative Nurses (KRPON)

    REF: TNH/HRD/KRPON/02/2021

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

    Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Conducting an individualized patient assessment, prioritizing the data collection based on the patient’s immediate condition or needs within timeframe as per the standard operating procedures.

  • Developing plan of care that is individualized for the patient reflecting collaboration with other members of the healthcare team.

  • Performing appropriate treatments as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Performing therapeutic nursing interventions as established by individualized plan of care for the patient and their family.

  • Providing individualized patient/family education and discharge planning customized to the patient and their family.

  • Documenting patient assessment findings, physical/psychosocial responses to nursing intervention and progress towards problem resolution.

  • Initiating emergency resuscitative measures according to resuscitation, basic and advanced life support protocols.

  • Maintaining confidentiality in matters related to patient, family and client facility staff.

  • Providing care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the patient’s and family’s diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity and rights.

  • Reporting patient’s condition to appropriate personnel during each shift.

  • Ensuring that all supplies necessary to perform surgical procedures are availed to the surgeon and the supporting team.

  • Observing infection control measures and maintaining sterility in the operating theatres

  • Applying safety mearing throughout the perioperative period

  • Monitoring physiological and psychological status of the patients.

  • Maintaining current competency in perioperative nursing through continuing nursing education.

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

    Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • KRN, KRN/KRM, KRCHN, BSc. Nursing

  • Must be a Kenya Registered Perioperative 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

  • If your background, experience and competence match the above specifications, please send us your application (cover letter & CV/Resume) quoting the job reference number and to reach the undersigned on:

  • not later than Friday, 26th February, 2021.

  • Your CV/Resume MUST include full names and contact details of 3 referees.


    Candidates invited for interviews will be required to present both originals and clear copies (where applicable) of the following documents:

  • National I.D.

  • KRA PIN Certificate

  • Current Colored Passport Photo

  • NSSF Card

  • NHIF Card

  • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct

  • Academic and Professional Certificates

  • Certificates of Service from previous employers


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