Registered Nurse – Emergency Room job vacancy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Full Time

Website NMC Healthcare

NMC Healthcare is the largest healthcare provider in the UAE

Registered Nurse – Emergency Room job vacancy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – (2200013J)

 Job Description

Job Summary:

  • Registered to work without supervision and is responsible and accountable for their own actions.
  • Manages patients care in allocated area ensuring good standard of care provided.
  • Responsible for supervision of lower category staff

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Check, prepare and assemble all machineries, equipment’s, and instruments required prior to procedure, based on patients procedural needs.
  • Intervenes appropriately in clinical emergency situations
  • Demonstrates competency in cardio pulmonary resuscitation and participates as a member of Code Blue hospital wide.
  • Demonstrates priority setting or triage skills and timeliness in responding to patient’s needs
  • Demonstrates competency in providing emergency nursing care and procedures for patients of all ages
  • Demonstrates vigilance in identifying patients with communicable diseases and following the appropriate isolation technique for such patients
  • Ensures that all the HAAD notifications to be done from Emergency Room are completed within the stipulated time frame.
  • Responsible for patient and family education.
  • Responsible for the supervision of the practical nurse.
  • Prepares and assemble all equipment’s, and instruments required prior to procedure, based on patients procedural needs.
  • Performs a wide range of nursing procedures with attention to accuracy, patient safety and comfort, including those requiring strict aseptic technique
  • Maintains and updates all relevant patient documentation / medical records as per hospital policy and procedure.
  • Follows the reporting mechanisms / chain of command in the nursing services department. All patient care issues shall be correctly and promptly reported.
  • Demonstrates an economical approach to the utilization of equipment’s and supplies while assisting the head nurse to maintain an appropriate ward stock.
  • Assists with transfer of patients within the health care facilities and serves as transport nurse for patients during ambulance transport.
  • Responds to external disaster (Code Black) as per hospital protocol.
  • Responsible for checking the crash cart as per the checklist
  • Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of medications including high alert medications and narcotics as per hospital policy
  • Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of Hazmat items including the MSDS as per hospital policy
  • Ensures preventative and ongoing maintenance of equipment is carried out, reporting all failures or deficiencies through appropriate department head
  • Ensure ambulance checks are done and checklist completed according to policy.
  • Demonstrates strict adherence to all hospital policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates sound knowledge and participates in fire safety, patient safety, infection control and the other necessary precautions as per hospital policy.
  • Takes responsibility for professional clinical practice and is actively involved in updating and continuing education.
  • Takes responsibility for the unit in the absence of the Head Nurse as assigned
  • 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

 

Qualifications

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 2 years nursing experience after qualification.
  • BLS provider
  • Good English spoken & written, Arabic language advantageous/desirable but not essential.

To apply for this job please visit nmc.taleo.net.

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