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Published: Jan 9, 2022 (10 days ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Diploma, Associate's degree

Work experience:

2 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

The overall objective of the Nurse is to take record of the patient’ vital signs; prioritize the very sick for emergency/resuscitation in addition to providing nursing care to paediatrics, adolescents and adults in care registered with TASO.

Qualification

• Diploma in Nursing / Comprehensive Nursing.

• Registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council is a MUST

• Additional Training Necessary

• Training in HIV Counselling

• Training in HIV/AIDS care and support

• Minimum Experience and Exposure

• 2 years’ experience in Clinical Nursing Services

• Special Knowledge

• Knowledge of HIV drugs and their indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects and proper administration

• Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories

• Knowledge of policies and regulations pertaining to the disbursement of pharmaceutical drugs

• Key Skills

• Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel • Ability to design and implement systems necessary to collect, maintains, and analyses data.

• Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.

• Ability to perform basic patient assessments and referrals. .

• Ability to supervise and train assigned staff.

• Counselling skills

• Computer skills


Responsibilities

The overall objective of the Nurse is to take record of the patient’ vital signs; prioritize the very sick for emergency/resuscitation in addition to providing nursing care to paediatrics, adolescents and adults in care registered with TASO.

Qualification

• Diploma in Nursing / Comprehensive Nursing.

• Registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council is a MUST

• Additional Training Necessary

• Training in HIV Counselling

• Training in HIV/AIDS care and support

• Minimum Experience and Exposure

• 2 years’ experience in Clinical Nursing Services

• Special Knowledge

• Knowledge of HIV drugs and their indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects and proper administration

• Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories

• Knowledge of policies and regulations pertaining to the disbursement of pharmaceutical drugs

• Key Skills

• Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel • Ability to design and implement systems necessary to collect, maintains, and analyses data.

• Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.

• Ability to perform basic patient assessments and referrals. .

• Ability to supervise and train assigned staff.

• Counselling skills

• Computer skills


• Perform nursing techniques and procedures as requested and prescribed by doctors and clinicians

• Perform all duties and services in full compliance with set national and international standards and procedures for nurses

• Triage & Monitor patients flow, endure preparation of examination rooms and taking of vital signs of patients

• Dispense drugs and other medical items according to prescription

• Carry out training/orientation of health workers from communities

• Provide medical services to clients as per current treatment guidelines

• Conduct health education to patients and CMEs to staff

• Support cervical cancer screening for eligible women

• Participate in QI Projects and collaboratives

• Support implementation of DSD Models at facility and community

• Participate in case conferences and psychosocial support to patients.

• Conduct ART follow up to those who are lost to follow or miss their clinic appointment 13. Any other duty assigned by the Immediate supervisor


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