Nursing

Staff Nurse

PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE CARE TO ASSIGNED PATIENTS.
  1. Takes the nursing history, summarizes data, and states nursing diagnoses/ patient care needs.
  2. Observes and records signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; reports assessment changes, to the concerned authority.
  3. Follows policy and delivers designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.
  4. Performs admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assists others with patient's activities and care.

Senior Staff Nurse

  1. Takes the nursing history, summarizes data, and states nursing diagnoses/ patient care needs.
  2. Observes and records signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; reports assessment changes, to the concerned authority.
  3. Follows policy and delivers designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.
  4. Performs admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assists others with patient's activities and care.

Staff Nurse

  1. Takes the nursing history, summarizes data, and states nursing diagnoses/ patient care needs.
  2. Observes and records signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; reports assessment changes, to the concerned authority.
  3. Follows policy and delivers designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.
  4. Performs admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assists others with patient's activities and care.

Nurse Supervisor/Charge Nurse

Key areas of responsibility:
  • Provides professional nursing care within a shift according to established standards and procedures.
  • Assists in the administration of nursing programs by providing supervisory skills needed in directing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and coordinating nursing care and the delivery of patient care in an assigned unit.
  • Schedules nursing personnel to ensure adequate staffing for each shift.

Nurse

Main Job Tasks:
  • Schedules nursing personnel to ensure adequate staffing for each shift.
  • Collaborates with Chief Nursing Services in determining and obtaining equipment and supplies needed in the performance of patient care.
  • Assists nursing personnel in identifying patient and family needs.
  • Participates in setting patient care standards
  • Counsels relatives when required at the waiting area
  • Ensures that all physician’s orders are executed in accordance with established policies and procedures.

OT Technicians

Main Job Tasks
  • Ensuring that the anaesthesia machine is functional
  • Checking availability of Anaesthesia drugs and emergency drugs and its expiry
  • Checking availability of stand by Medical Gas Cylinders
  • Checks the Central Medical Gas Flow
  • Checking closed Anaesthesia circuit and for its working condition, styllet, kidney trays , E.T Tube, soda lime, Halothane, Isoflamen vaporisers etc.
  • Helping in positioning of the patient for respective surgeries.(with table accessories, IV stands, tourniques)

CSSD Technicians

Main Job Tasks
  • Responsible for receipt of different un-sterile instrument packs with a checklist and record in appropriate register.
  • Responsible for cleaning & setting up the sets as per the protocol.
  • Autoclave according to laid down protocol and dispatch to respective departments/sections.
  • Ensure that each autoclave cycle is recorded.
  • Responsible for ensuring cleanliness/ disinfection of the unit.
  • Ensure that the machines are in working order.
  • Ensure that all preventive maintenance schedules are carried out on time.

Dialysis Technicians/Supervisor

Main Job Tasks
  1. To organise training and teaching programmes for technicians / trainees.
  2. To help Technicians in the management of sick patients and in use of difficult vascular access.
  3. To prepare Technicians duty rooster.
  4. To prepare patients dialysis schedule and to get it endorsed by Co-ordinator.
  5. To ensure that water quality is good.
  6. To maintain and register monitoring of water quality and maintenance (repair of treatment plant)
  7. To ensure that the dialysis machines are in good working condition.

Cardiology Technician (Non Invasive)

Main Job Tasks
  • Performs routine and emergency Electrocardiograms , Holter monitoring and Echo cardiography as requested by physician, and in accordance with standard practices;
  • Uses aseptic technique. Performs routine and complex stress procedures, including Thallium, and pulmonary stress procedures;
  • Performs routine and emergency non-invasive vascular procedures
  • Operates equipment necessary to perform above- mentioned procedures and to obtain optimal diagnostic recordings;

Endoscopy Technician

Main Job Tasks
  • Prepare and set up Endoscopy main rooms and middle room (bed prep, instrument set-up for procedure being performed, computer set up, supply set up, IV prep).
  • Prepare and present patient for procedure along with the patient chart. Verify patient is NPO and has taken colon prep. Check for allergies and ask if the patient has any question regarding the procedure.
  • Explain to the patient the procedure, connect them to monitoring equipment, reassure & comfort patients during procedures.