Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (General Ward) Jobs in Kenya

Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (General Ward) Jobs in Kenya



Job Details

  • Our Client, an upcoming high-end private hospital in the leafy suburbs of Nairobi is looking to recruit a Charge Nurse to head the General ward unit.

  • The successful candidate will be in charge of providing assistance and care for patients, supervise nursing staff, offer guidance and support, maintain a clean and safe working environment and ensure that all operational tasks are completed efficiently and on time.

  • The ideal candidate MUST have more than 7 years’ operation experience in charge of a General ward unit. .

    Key Responsibilities

    • Record patients’ medical records and monitor vital signs.

    • Supervising the nursing staff and monitoring their needs.

    • Coordinating daily administrative duties, including schedules, nursing assignments and patient care.

    • Overseeing patient admissions, transfers and discharges.

    • Mentoring and training new staff and providing support and guidance to all staff members.

    • Monitoring medical charts and providing compassionate care and assistance to patients and families.

    • Participate in ward rounds and ensure that staff, reports, and tests are ready and available.

    • Liaising with doctors and administrators and communicating any protocol changes to staff.

    • Ensuring compliance with all health and safety regulations.

    • Handle complaints appropriately in accordance with the Hospital’s Policies and procedures in place.

    • Recording
    and maintaining accurate reports
    .
    • Identifying issues or emergencies and responding in a calm and efficient manner.

    • Ensuring that confidentiality is maintained at all times.

    Qualifications

    • A first degree in nursing and a valid practicing license.

    • Certificate of Registration with the Nursing Council.

    • MUST have more than 7 years’ operation experience in charge of a General Ward unit

    • MUST have knowledge of the nursing process, current, and legal aspects of documentation.

    • Ability to administer a wide range of critical care drugs, to include knowledge of indications, contraindications, and side effects.

    • Ability to coordinate quality assurance programs in area of specialty.

    • Demonstrate the ability to transmit knowledge, skills through patient education.

    • Excellent leadership skills.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (General Ward) Jobs in Kenya

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