Dialysis Nurse Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Dialysis Nurse (Junior Level)

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: Healthcare Services (Hospital)

Salary: Negotiable

Job Location: Nairobi

Summary: Our client, a chain of hospitals with branches all over the country, is looking to employ a dialysis nurse to provide direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles and general nursing care.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Primes dialyzer and bloodlines
  • Records patients’ medical information and vital signs
  • Readies dialysis equipment
  • Oversees the dialysis treatment from start to finish
  • Cannulates accesses
  • Demonstrates the ability to remove femoral shealths & administer medications, including thrombolytics
  • Cleans and dresses permanent and temporary catheters
  • Monitors patient and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records information
  • Identifies irregular dialysis reactions and notifies appropriate medical team members
  • Secures blood works
  • Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs, diet/nutrition/exercise programs, self-administration of medication, if needed
  • Maintains medical inventory
  • Provides pre- and post-procedure care to patients within the Hemodialysis Unit
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting

Key Requirements and Skills

  • Diploma/Degree in accredited nursing or medical field
  • 2 years working experience as a dialysis nurse
  • Good work knowledge
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

How to Apply

If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience send CV to careers@britesmanagement.com

Interviews will be carried out on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Health and Medical
Updated: July 27, 2020 — 7:32 am