Posted on :
4 May, 2021
4 May, 2021
National Renal Care has grown and evolved into the leading total kidney and disease management organisation in South Africa. NRC cares, not only for its patients but also for society and earth. National Renal Care situated in Cape Town CBD seeks to recruit an ambitious, talented, goal driven and self-motivated individual to fulfil the role of a Registered Nurse/Clinical Technologist (Independent Practice).
NATIONAL RENAL CARE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Company’s approved Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process aligned to the Group’s Employment Equity strategy. National Renal Care actively supports the recruitment of people with disabilities.
Job Title: Registered Nurse/Clinical Technologist (Independent Practice) – Cape Town CBD
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reference #: Cape Town CBD
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The Registered Nurse/Clinical Technologist (Independent Practice) will render and promote cost effective, safe, quality patient care in accordance with Company Standard Operating Procedures and Policies.
The incumbent 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, be a role model in the delivery of evidence based care and will actively participate in Clinical Governance.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
To perform dialysis according to prescription in a safe manner and in accordance to NRC’s internal policies and procedures.
To provide optimal patient care as per the nursing scope of practice and NRC’s clinical care pathways.
Manage and maintain all medical equipment in accordance with NRC’s technical policies and procedures.
Ensure that all NRC quality initiative programs are utilised for the patients under your management.
Ensure that all patient clinical records are maintained and updated in accordance with the deadlines, policies & procedures and the NRC standards.
Ensure that all financial policies and procedures are followed in the unit i.e. confirmation, billing, private patients, stock, waste etc.
Responsible for leading the shift and for the supervision of all subcategories on the floor on a daily basis.
Demonstrate the National Renal Care Values and Caring the NRC Way.
Relevant qualification within a specialist area or equivalent NQF 7.
Registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse/ Midwife or Registration with HPCSA as a Clinical Technologist (Independent Practice)
Experience in Renal Nursing will be a strong recommendation
Capacity to implement and maintain standards of health practice required from all accredited bodies and appropriate health legislation.
Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
Strong interpersonal skills required.
Excellence orientation (concern for high quality of work)
Strong customer orientation
Ethical behaviour (Honesty)
Application Deadline: 10/05/2021
Please note that reference checks for applicants will be conducted with current and past employers. Reference check for internal applicants will be conducted with the direct line manager/s. Employees are encouraged to discuss internal job applications with their direct line manager to ensure that the line manager is aware of the application.
In the event of a candidate having any disability that may impair the individual’s ability to perform the job function, the candidate must kindly inform the employer so that an assessment for reasonable accommodation can be made.
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If your application is not successful, we retain your CV and other information provided for a period of 6 months after which it will be destroyed in a secure manner. If you object to your information being used in accordance with the aforementioned clauses, please indicate your objection and we will immediately destroy your personal information in a secure manner.
If you are not contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.