Registered Nurse Theatre Trained

Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

Job Description

A vacancy exists for a Registered Nurse Theatre Trained based at Life Knysna Private Hospital. Critical Outputs: Ensuring effective financial management by

  • Ensuring accurate charging by managing theatre clocking time
  • Ensuring consignment stock, equipment and prosthesis is charged according to policy
  • Managing stock by participating in regular stock taking and controlling of the consignment stock in accordance with the hospital (local) policy
Affecting the functioning of theatre equipment and instrumentation by
  • Ensuring the correct use of theatre equipment and instrumentation by educating and supervising staff on the correct utilization of the equipment
Providing Quality patient care by
  • Obtaining the correct information pre-operatively and visiting the patient post-operatively
  • Ensuring that the patient is comfortable and assist the doctor during the surgical procedure
Ensuring effective people management by
  • Providing theatre specific training and assessing the competence of staff
  • Assist the Unit Manager to correctly monitor the normal and overtime hours
  • Ensure the threatre team works according to the scope of practice
  • Give feedback to the unit manager in order to assess optimal performance
Effective SHEQ management by
  • Ensuring the use of personal protective clothing and complying with ISO requirements
  • Ensuring the disposal of medical waste in order to effectively control infection
Effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders
  • Attend review and consultative form meetings to maintain healthy relationships with internal stakeholders
  • Maintain a healthy relationship with external stakeholders by reporting and escalating unresolved issues to the unit manager.
  • General Nursing Degree / Diploma
  • Registration with SANC
  • Post Basic Qualification - Operating Theatre Technique (required)
  • A minimum of 2-3 years' experience in a theatre complex.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Computer proficiency would be an advantage
To apply please forward a comprehensive CV indicating previous working experience.Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Closing Date: 10 February 2019Job Type: Full-timeLicence:
  • Nursing Council registration (Preferred)

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Job Detail

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    Full Time
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  • Job Location
    Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
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  • Apply By
    Nov 18, 2019
  • Job Posting Date
    Aug 20, 2019