Duties and ResponsibilitiesGeneral Areas of Responsibilities:Performs her duties and tasks as per Policy and Procedure Guidelines, Nursing Code of Conduct and the Standardized Military Hospital By-laws.(GEN-GLD-002).Participates actively in all quality and performance improvement activities within the department / service and within the hospital as per the Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Program.(GEN-QPS-003).Participates actively in all of the education requirements and activities as per the hospital education program.(GEN –SQE-002).Participates actively in Fire and Safety and Disaster management.Adheres to the agreement of the “Promissory to follow the Guidelines” which is signed on arrival at the hospital.Maintains good health and must be prepared to work odd hours.Job Specific Duties:Staff should be knowledgeable and competent in managing patients with different conditions.Staff should ensure complete and thorough physical assessment is done upon admissionUndertakes the role of the primary care provider specific to defined patient group.Able to compute paediatric drug calculations and assist in specific procedures related to the age group.Ensures efficiency in planning nursing care and its delivery.Ensures that infection control practices are adhered to in accordance with approved infection control policies (five moments of hand hygiene.Documents and reports all accidents / incidents to the Head Nurse /Asst Head Nurse and Nursing Supervisor.Utilizes the services of a Nursing interpreter to ensure effective communication.Communicates and provides accurate and complete information through established verbal and written reports.Maintains competency in paediatric CPR.Undergoes competencies in defined scope of areas and attends refresher courses.Considers cultural differences and the effects of hospitalization on child and family.Provides health education teaching as appropriate.Providing safe environment to patients and staffPerforms of variety of supportive and technical nursing skills and utilizes a range of equipment , supplies medications ,treatments , monitoring equipments and other diagnostic , therapeuticand supportive measures in carrying out medical orders.Initiates and performs a range of nursing measures based on patient needs related to physical and mental comfort , positioning and mobilization , , nutrition and hydration , bowel and bladder elimination , care of skin and wounds , support of respiration , hygiene , communication and other physical and mental bodily functions as required.Assesses patients needs and condition.Assumes responsibility for quality of care delivered to patients.Participates in aspects of the units total nursing program , such as multidisciplinary patient care conferences , staff orientation , continuing education , unit meetings , continuous quality improvement , special projects and offers suggestions for improving services.Ensure that all nursing documents are completed accurately and legibly and understands the importance and relevance of their confidential nature.Assist in data collection for monitoring and statistical purposes.Participates in the professional development training of Nursing Institute StudentsTakes responsibility for own professional development and remains updated in current professional practices.Demonstrate effective communication in the working place.Collaborates with interdisciplinary health team members in establishing the plan of care for selected patient population.Assists with the resolution of problems on a shift to shift basis, with appropriate documentation and follow-up reports to the Head Nurse.Participates in environmental safety awareness such as CPR, Disaster ,Fire And Infection Control.Demonstrates high standards of clinical knowledge and practices.Willingness to float to other units under her scope of care.Responsible for the medical equipment in the unit (checking of inventories).
skills:Ability to anticipate patients needs.Should possess good leadership ability.Basic computer skills.Educationبكالوريوس تمريض من كلية العلوم الصحية التطبيقية