Unit Manager – CCU

Unit Manager – CCU

 
The Registered Nurse will render and promote cost effective, safe quality patient care in accordance with hospital standards and policies and will further be responsible for direct and/or indirect nursing care of a patient or a group of patients, for assessing, planning, executing, and supervising the implementation of care to meet patient needs.
 
 Key Work Output and Accountabilities:
    • Practice patient care according to the Scope of Practice and assume total responsibility for these activities
    • Contribute to the holistic care of patients
    • Attend handover of report at shift commencement
    • Communicate effectively with patients regarding their care
    • Promote patient of health and wellbeing
    • Audit of health records to ensure compliance
    • Ensure all stock is well controlled and managed, charged and credited appropriately
    • Promote and maintain good public relations with patients, relatives, and visitors
 
Requirements:
    • Registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse/ Midwife or equivalent NQF 7 qualification –Post Basic Qualification is essential.
    • Relevant qualification and 5 years’ experience in the specialist area – CCU
    • 3 years’ experience as UM/shift leader is essential
    • Advanced Computer Literacy
    • Flexible in working hours/Shifts
    • Capacity to implement and maintain standards of health practice required from all accredited bodies and appropriate health leg
 
The requirements would be as follows:
    • Salary Max – R47000 (Negotiable); Medical Aid &   Pension 
    • Qualification – Post Basic Qualification