Nursing Officer

Nursing Officer

To provide comprehensive medical and nursing services to all patients in order to assist them regain good health. To promote and restore patients’ health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with clinical team and other team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; supervising assigned team.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies patient service requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand service requirements.
  • Maintains nursing guidelines by following the laid down Standard Nursing Policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to duty Rosters and Patient Allocation; Assess, Plan and implement nursing care using the Nursing process framework.
  • Maintain the nursing ethos as prescribed in the Nurses’ Act Cap 257 of the Laws of Kenya and the Hospital regulations.
  • Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.
  • Promote patient’s independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching and counseling patient, friends, and family and reinforcing their understanding of disease, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by following the stipulated nursing guidelines.
  • Protects self, patients and employees by strictly adhering to Infection Control Measures.
  • Maintains documentation of patient care services by diligently and faithfully filling all necessary patient documentation.
  • Update inventories daily and ensure emergency equipment are updated on a daily basis.

Qualifications:

  • KRCHN / KRN and Midwifery.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in Nursing in a hospital set up.
  • Dedication and excellence at work
  • Proven leadership qualities with strong team work and excellent communication skills.
  • Administrative skills

How To Apply

  • Interested candidates are requested Apply online or  email their documents application letter and other particulars to  hr@lodwarhillshosp.org. INDICATE THE POSITION APPLIED FOR ON THE EMAIL SUBJECT
  • We do not charge fees at any stage of our recruitment process.
  • Due to large volume of applications only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

 

Job Category: Nursing
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lodwar Turkana County

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