Registered Nurse: Paediatric Ward - Netcare Femina Hospital

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Registered Nurse: Paediatric Ward - Netcare Femina Hospital





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The Registered Nurse is a professional who remains responsible for the assessment, planning and implementation of individualised and holistic nursing care of a patient, their families or the community, performed either directly or indirectly.

The incumbent ultimately coordinates patient care within the concept of the multi-disciplinary health team.

The incumbent also fulfils the role by the use of scientifically based nursing theories and processes, treating the patients as a physical, social and spiritual individuals, and by use of educational and technical means applicable to health care practice.

Key work output and  accountabilities

Patient care

  • Practices patient care according to his/her Scope of Practice and assumes total responsibility for these activities
  • Contributes to the holistic care of patients
  • Effective Risk prevention and management
  • Participate in ward/units quality improvement programme
  • Attends handover of report at shift commencement
  • Effective communication with patients regarding their care
  • The promotion of health and wellbeing
  • Practices the principles of infection prevention and all Standard precautions
  • Promotes and maintains good public relations with patients, relatives and visitors
  • Executes all procedures according to hospital standards
  • Refer all complaints from patients and doctors to the sister-in-charge of the unit
  • Carries out all departmental duties as assigned by Supervisors
  • Provides and supervises the delivery of evidence-based nursing care
  • Ensure that all patients have an appropriate nursing care plan
  • Communicate with Health Care Practitioners regarding any change in health status
  • Administer and store medication in accordance with the Netcare policy


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Personal and professional development

  • Assumes responsibility for own personal and professional development
  • Assumes responsibility for maintaining competence in CPR
  • Projects a positive  professional image
  • Promotes and maintains good working and interpersonal relationships with management, colleagues and doctors
  • Keeps up-to-date with Netcare’s evolving policies and procedures
  • Mentoring and supervision of junior healthcare providers and support staff
  • Facilitation of a learning environment
  • Keep abreast of current research in their discipline
  • Participate in staff development and maximising performance

Administration

  • Manage acuity and skill mix to ensure an appropriate level of care
  • Compliance with documentation policy
  • Ongoing audit of health records to ensure compliance
  • Ensures all stock is well controlled and managed, charged and credited appropriately

Risk Management

  • Maintains a therapeutic, clean and safe environment that is free from medico-legal hazards
  • Adheres to the Netcare Resuscitation and Reanimation policy
  • Adheres to Netcare medical waste management principles and all other waste management principles
  • Maintains a safe working environment in accordance with the Machinery and Occupational Safety Act
  • Reports and acts upon potential/actual risks identified
  • Responsible for ensuring correct use, cleaning and storage of equipment
  • Reports equipment needing repair or replacement
  • Maintain professional conduct and standards at all times in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality at all times


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Skills  profile

Education

  • Registered as a Professional Nurse with the South African Nursing Council or equivalent NQF level 7 qualification

  • Compliance with the SANC code for a Registered Nurse and all applicable healthcare legislation

Work experience

  • Relevant experience in Paediatric Ward would be an advantage

Knowledge

  • Capacity to implement and maintain standards of health practice required from all accredited bodies and appropriate health legislation

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