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Head Nurse IP Ward Job Vacancy in Abu Dhabi

Full Time

Ruwais Hospital ADNOC

Head Nurse IP Ward Job Vacancy in Abu Dhabi – (220001KV)


Job Summary:

Directs supervises and coordinates the activities in the designated area and ensures good standard of care is provided.

Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Directs and supervises all administrative and clinical activities of his/her designated area.
    • Ensures the implementation and evaluation of standards for high quality patient care
    • Participates in the development and implementation of unit goals, objectives, protocols, standards, policies and procedures that are consistent with those of the nursing service and the hospital
    • Demonstrates deep knowledge in the care of patients and the type of procedures performed in his/ her designated area
    • Directly supervises and evaluates performance of all nursing staff assigned to the ward, providing counseling and disciplinary actions if it is needed.
    • Provides orientation to the newly joined staff nurses and conducts assessment at the completion of 15 days, 6 months and 1 year.
    • Coordinates with the Nursing Administrator in conducting annual competency and skill based competency checks for all the staff nurses
    • Prepares daily / monthly staff allocation of his/her designated area and ensures competency based nurse/patient allocation is followed at all times
    • Participates in patient placement, decisions for optimal utilization of beds based on priority patient needs
    • Communicates the daily condition of the patients as well as any event occurring in his/her designated area to the Nursing Supervisor
    • Ensures appropriate review of clinical records to determine clinical indicators of his/her designated area
    • Responsible for checking of crash carts and emergency equipment’s as per hospital policy
    • Responsible for appropriate storage and maintaining inventory of medications including high alert medications and narcotics as per hospital policy
    • Responsible for appropriate storage and maintaining inventory of Hazmat items including the MSDS as per hospital policy
    • Participates as a member of Code Blue Team of the hospital
    • Participates as a member of the code black team as per hospital policy
    • Ensures that all relevant paperwork and supporting documentation are completed to the highest standards
    • Encourages an economical approach to the utilization of equipment’s and supplies while maintaining an appropriate ward stock.
    • Coordinates with the Nursing Administrator to obtain emergency medications, equipment and supplies, ensuring records are up to date and inventories protected.
    • Ensures preventative and ongoing maintenance of equipment is carried out, reporting all failures or deficiencies through appropriate department head.
    • In Coordination with the Nursing Department develops, coordinates and directs orientation / training programs which are competency based, documented and evaluated.
    • Demonstrates deep knowledge and participates in fire safety, patient safety, infection control and the other necessary precautions as per hospital policy.
    • Assists in the development of unit Policies and Procedures, which involve patient care issues
  • Demonstrates strict adherence to all hospital policies and procedures
  • Carries out other duties as instructed by the Nursing Shift Supervisor / Nursing Administrator
  • Comply with all OSH and infection control policies, standards and procedures and cooperate with hospital management to comply those requirements
  • Work accordance with the documented OSH procedures and instructions, specific responsibilities
  • Be familiar with emergency and evacuation procedures
  • Notifying OSH Hazards, incidents, Near misses and issues and assistance with the preparation of risk assessments, incident reports
  • Comply with Waste management procedures and policies
  • Attend applicable OSH/Infection control training programs, mock drills and awareness programs
  • Use of appropriate personal protective equipment and safety systems


 Qualification, Licensure, Education, Experience, Special Skills:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing / Diploma in Nursing.
  • Current license in country of origin and with HAAD license to practice in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in intensive care unit / cardiothoracic care unit with at least 2 years’ experience as Charge Nurse or equivalent grade in relevant clinical area
  • BLS / ACLS provider
  • Demonstrates sound decision-making and leadership skills
  • Must be fluent in spoken and written English
  • Arabic speaking is desirable but not essential.


Primary Location: Ruwais Hospital ADNOC

Work Locations : Ruwais Hospital ADNOC  Ruwais Hospital ADNOC Abu Dhabi 

Job : Medical

Organization: Ruwais Hospital ADNOC


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