Vacancy for a Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife at Deda hospital, Abuja

October 5, 2017 Michael Shabi No comments exist

 

Vacancy for a Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife at Deda hospital, Abuja

Deda hospital, located in Abuja, seeks the services of qualified candidates to provide medical support to patients, to fill the position below:
Job Title: Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife
Location: Abuja
Position Summary
This position will provide a high quality and effective service of assessment, support, advice and referral to enhance health, safety and well-being through involvement with pregnant and postnatal women, as well as other Acute unit patients.
Job Description

  • As a midwife, to provide quality care to midwifery patients during all stages of their pregnancy.
  • Provide support and assistance to new mothers including breastfeeding advice and assistance with general parent crafting.
  • Be available for “on call” roster as required to provide escort for midwifery patient requiring transfer or assistance if more than one patient in Delivery Suite.
  • Provide quality nursing care that includes assessment, planning and evaluation of care.
  • Attend relative study days/seminars to maintain current level of knowledge in all aspects of midwifery/medical/surgical nursing.
  • To communicate effectively with patients, nursing colleagues and all members of the healthcare team.
  • Liaise with medical, allied health and other nursing staff to ensure continuity of patient care.
  • Maintain interest and understanding of current trends in nursing and in the healthcare industry.
  • Demonstrate a professional approach in regard to time keeping, appearance and behaviour.
  • Excellence in customer service, facilitating relations with patients, extended families, friends and the broader community.
  • Practices in accordance with the Deda Hospital’s Vision, Values and Core Objectives
  • Identifies learning needs and actions as able, or discusses with the relevant manager either before or during regular performance review processes.
  • Active participation in Health Service activities and meetings.
  • Maintain interest and understanding of current trends in nursing and in the healthcare industry.
  • Demonstrate a professional approach in regard to time keeping, appearance and behaviour.
  • Excellence in customer service, facilitating relations with patients, extended families, friends and the broader community
  • Provide emergency care and advice to patients presenting to the emergency department as required.
  • Demonstrate competency in professional and clinical skills.
  • Ensure appropriate documentation and discharge planning for patients as required.
  • To effectively and efficiently use ward equipment and supplies.

Requirements
Essentials:
Clinical knowledge and skills related to maternity services.
Experience working independently
Computer skills
Problem Solving Skills
Demonstrated ability to manage resources effectively
Clinical knowledge and skills related to acute, medical/surgical services
Previous experience as a Registered Nurse / Registered Midwife, either in a generalist setting or maternity services.
Sound interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to operate effectively in an environment of change and continuous improvement
Desirable:
Maternal Child Health Qualifications
Minimum two years’ experience.
Knowledge of current issues, trends and research in acute services and maternity services / early years
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: career@dedahospital.com
Application Deadline 13th October, 2017.

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