Locum Nurse

at Bliss Healthcare (view profile)
Published July 10, 2024
Expires July 17, 2024
Location Nairobi, Kiambu, Thika, Kenya
Category Health and Medical  
Job Type Part-time  

Description

Core Responsibilities

  • Assess, plan, implement nursing interventions and evaluate patient outcomes and provide appropriate health care services
  • Perform nursing procedures safely and efficiently
  • Identify priorities and implement care based on individual patients’ needs and sound nursing judgment
  • Implement patient flow process effectively
  • Utilize the standards and procedures of nursing care to continuously improve the quality of nursing and exceed patients’ expectations
  • Communicate and act as liaison with patients, family, and health professionals in a manner that respects confidentiality and dignity
  • Investigate patients’ complaints and incidents promptly in accordance with the Company procedures, and submit required reports within the same shift
  • Be knowledgeable of the equipment in the department and to safeguard them from damage, wastage or lose
  • Provide appropriate health care service including integrated management of childhood Illness (IMCI)
  • Provide Immunization and reproductive health services
  • Perform cancer screening counselling, procedures and results interpretation also follow up

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

  • Diploma in KRCHN or a Bachelor's degree in nursing (BScN)
  • Be registered by the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Have a valid practice license
  • Valid BLS Certification
  • Proficiency in computer application packages

Experience

  • Work experience of a minimum of two (2) years as a registered nurse in an outpatient set up
  • Technical skills/Leadership competencies
    • Excellent reporting and presentation skills
    • Excellent communication skills - English and Kiswahili
    • Wide knowledge of the health industry
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