ICU Nurse

Full Time

Date Posted: August 12, 2021

Salary: Negotiable

Category: Medical

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JOB TITLE: ICU NURSE

JOB SUMMARY

We are currently seeking to employ a suitably qualified ICU Nurse, who will be responsible for delivering care to patients in intensive care units of the hospital and healthcare facilities within the organization.

JOB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Basic nursing management of critically ill patients.
  • Maintaining a high-level standard sterilized precautions on patients, the limit and the gadgets.
  • Evaluate and monitor the patient’s progress.
  • Identify sudden or subtle changes in a patient’s medical condition.
  • Deliver regular updates to doctors, patients, and their family members.
  • Begin treatment and monitor doses.
  • If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate doctors.
  • Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork before transferring a patient.
  • Maintain patient records.
  • Create and implement effective care plans.

COMPETENCY AND TECHNICAL SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Being competent to manage critically ill patients.
  •  Ability to operate the ventilator, cardiac monitors’ infusion, syringe pump, etc.
  • Ability to prioritize.
  • Working knowledge of Google Docs
  • Knowledge of project and task management tools such as Trello
  • Organisation skills 
  • Communication skills 
  • Capacity to manage several tasks or requests simultaneously. 
  • Time Management.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION:Educational background/professional qualification(s) required: RN, RN/RM.  
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:Years of relevant experience required/mandatory: NOT LESS THAN 3- 5 YEARS.  

Type of experience required: REASONABLE KNOWLEDGE OF INTENSIVE CARE, OR CRITICAL CARE AND LIFE SUPPORT FOR ACUTELY ILL AND INJURED PATIENTS.  
OTHER REQUIREMENTSPreferred age:  35 YEARS AND ABOVE.

Preferred marital status: FEMALE  (CAN BE MARRIED OR SINGLE)

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