Our client is looking for Registered Nurse ICU experienced for home based care nursing to work for a large company. The salary will be above market related standards.
Nursing Experience and Education
Our client is currently hiring nurses in the following therapeutic areas:
End-of-life care: Palliative care for patients who are terminally ill
Wound care: For patients with moderate to severe wounds such as pressure ulcers, venous ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers
Intravenous Infusions: For patients who are stable enough to receive their IV infusions of anti-biotics, iron, immuno globulins or steroids at home
Post-natal care: For mothers returning home with their babies for the first time, aimed at educating mothers on baby care, and detecting any potential health problems with the mother or baby as early as possible.
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma in Nursing
Basic knowledge of Microsoft office
Duties are but not limited too:
Individualized clinical care for patients who prefer to be treated in the comfort of their own home
Conduct assessments of the home environment of clients in order to make sure the client is in an environment conducive to recovery and comfort
Periodically assess patients progress, referring them on to other healthcare providers where required.
Depending on the nature of the treatment, either execute the prescribed treatment plan, or define a treatment plan for the patient
Schedule and deliver care over multiple home visits, keeping primary treating doctors informed on their patient’s progress
Schedule and document patient assessments and visits on a mobile computer application
Provide education, counseling and guidance to patients and families
Review medication and educate the patient and family about the medications, risks and compliance, organize pills for the week in pill bins according to the doctor’s order. Ensure medications are not confused
Coordinate the care of the patient by working with other healthcare professionals such as the client‘s doctor, physio, caregiver and with the family
The following competencies are essential:
Exceptional analytical, problem solving skills
High attention to detail
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Ability to cope with emergency, extreme pressure and difficult situations
Resilience, flexibility and an ability to deal with change
Knowledge and awareness of industry
Ability to build relationships and interact with clients, families and other care givers
Work in remote teams
To apply please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do not receive feedback within 14days, please consider your application unsuccessful however you’re CV will be added onto our database and we will consider you for future vacancies.
Pathway Recruitment Group (pty) Ltd t/a Medipath Healthcare Recruitment
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