Register Nurse – Endoscopy
|NMC Royal Hospital KLF
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Directs supervises and coordinates the activities in the designated area and ensures good standard of care is provided.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Check, prepare and assemble all machineries, equipment’s, and instruments required prior to procedure, based on patients procedural needs.
Plan, implement and evaluate the peri-procedure nursing care given to patients, undergoing endoscopic procedures, is effective and in an organized manner.
Adheres strictly to the ‘TIME OUT’ procedure
Competent in monitoring of patients during and post sedation / anesthesia
Ensure that patients recovering from anesthesia receive optimum care and is able to demonstrate complete knowledge in the usage of Aldreth scoring
Maintain and update all relevant patient documentation / medical records as per hospital policy and procedure.
Responsible for proper storage, disinfection and utilization of the endoscopic scopes and its accessories
Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of medications as per hospital policy
Responsible for maintaining inventory checklist of Hazmat items including MSDS as per hospital policy
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.
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
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 2 years nursing experience after qualification.
Good English spoken and written, Arabic language advantageous/desirable but not essential.