Registered Nurse- OT 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- OT job vacancy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 (2200010X)

Job Summary:

Administers planned, quality nursing care in the OT in a safe and therapeutic environment for patients and personnel.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Dons & adheres to operating room attire according to policy and procedure.
  • Prepares room and assembles instruments & equipment based on patient’s surgical needs.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of aseptic technique.
  • Correctly identifies patient and surgical site.
  • Checks thoroughly the pre-operative checklist of patient; including completion of required diagnostic & laboratory procedures
  • Monitors patients’ vital signs in the pre-operative area and post-operative recovery room
  • Positions patient with the use of positional aids, maintaining circulatory, respiratory, neuromuscular homeostasis while maintaining privacy and providing maximum exposure to the operative procedure
  • Demonstrates skill in performing the duties of scrub nurse and circulating nurse
  • Provides safety to patient, to self & the whole surgical team by adopting safety protocols like ‘Time Out’
  • Implements correct practices for the prevention of infection, practicing strict aseptic technique & maintenance of sterile field.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient’s records and updates all relevant patient documentation / medical records as per hospital policy and procedure.
  • Demonstrates competence in Cardio – Pulmonary Resuscitation technique
  • Strictly adheres to the waste segregation and disposal as per hospital policy
  • 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
  • Follows the reporting mechanisms /chain of command in the Nursing Department.   Issues are correctly and quickly reported. These include all patient care issues.
  • Demonstrates an economical approach to the utilization of equipment’s and supplies while assisting the charge nurse to maintain an appropriate ward stock
  • Takes responsibility for the unit in the absence of the Charge Nurse as assigned
  • 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.
  • Participates as a member of the code black team as per hospital policy
  • Demonstrates strict adherence to all hospital policies and procedures
  • Performs any other assigned responsibilities as identified by the Charge Nurse / 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 ,ACLS 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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