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Registered Nurse - Medical & Surgical Ward / female Filipino (Job Code: CSHNUR0013)



Department Nursing
Qualifications Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Excellent command over English
Required DHA eligibility / license
Experience 3 years of minimum hands on experience
No of Positions 4
Closing Date 28 February 2018

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
 
 ASSESSMENT
 Performs a systemic initial and ongoing assessment of the patient’s physical and psychosocial status, specific to the age of the patient.
 Assesses patient/family educational needs and readiness to learn utilizing appropriate resources.
Assesses patient/family discharge planning needs, utilizing appropriate resources.
 
 PLANNING
Collaborates with the patient/family and other members of the health care team to develop and update a plan of care that is consistent with the medical diagnosis and based on the patient’s changing physical, psychosocial and age related requirements.
Established realistic and measurable goals that are culturally sensitive and identifies nursing interventions to achieve the goals.
Plan and organizes patient care activities on a daily basis.
 
 IMPLEMENTATIONS/INTERVENTION
 Provides total, direct nursing care consistent with the plan of care and needs of the patients with respect for the patient’s privacy, dignity, personal preference and culture.
Carries out physician’s orders and reviews nursing and medical orders for accuracy and appropriateness.
Prepares administers and documents the administration of oral, parental and topical medications as prescribed by the physician. He / she is knowledgeable of therapeutic
effects, usual dosages, contraindications, side effects and adverse reactions for all drugs and parental fluids administered.
Intervenes appropriately in clinical emergency situations, initiates emergency resuscitative measures and assists with codes.
Performs a wide range of nursing procedures with attention to accuracy, patient safely and comfort, including those requiring strict aseptic technique.
 Assists with transfer of patients within the health care facilities.
Teaches patients and their families with emphasis on compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimen. Supports families in meeting the patient’s psychosocial needs.
 Maintains a safe, clean and organized environment for the patient/family/visitors and staff.
 Demonstrates priority setting and timeliness in responding to patient needs.
 
 EVALUATION
 Evaluates quality of nursing care being delivered and identifies opportunities for improvement.
 Evaluates on an ongoing basis the patient’s progress and the appropriateness of the plan of care involving the patient/family and other health team members.
Updates the plan of care to reflect patient’s current health status and needs.
Evaluates and documents the patients/family’s understanding of and response to the plan of care including teaching and discharge plans.
 Participates in presenting patient care conferences.












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