The Organization : Our client is a home care organization, located in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It’s a JCI accredited home care organization that provides premium quality range of home care services with the support of registered physicians, nurses, and therapists that allow them to focus on providing the necessary care, rapid medical intervention, lab tests, backup medical equipment and devices to meet unique needs of the patient and prevent emergency room visits and re-hospitalizations.
Duties & Responsibilities : Our client is looking for multiple Registered Nurses who will provide direct patient care to adult or pediatric patients in a home setting.
This role will carry out clinical practice ensuring that high quality, current evidence-based nursing assessment, care planning, implementation, interventions and evaluations for patients are provided from admission through to discharge.
Main responsibilities : · Assesses the patient’s condition and family to determine home care needs and identify a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness;
Develops a care plan, which establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions.
Includes the patient and the family in the planning process; · Review and updates as needed the comprehensive assessment, clinical notes, physician summaries, Plan of Care and communicates patient status changes and updates to the primary physician regularly;
Communicates with the physician regarding the patient’s needs and reports any changes in the patient’s condition; obtains / receives physician’s orders as required;
Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis; · Follows the medication rights to reduce the potential for medication errors;
Monitors the patient’s progress toward goals; collaborates with the multi disciplinary team to prompt patient safety and compliance to the Plan of Care;
Initiates appropriate preventive and clinical nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician;
Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs; · Provides clinical oversight and supervision of Practical Nurses and Care Givers;
Provides skilled care and instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan of care; · Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan development and implements prior to discharge of the patient;
Acts as Case Manager when assigned by Clinical Supervisor and assumes responsibility to coordinate patient care for assigned caseload;
Demonstrates ability to organize and prioritize workload independently; · To work with members of the multi-disciplinary team, to ensure optimal outcomes for the patient;
Demonstrates the ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations; · Adheres to dress code; appearance is professional, neat and clean;
Maintains patient confidentiality at all times; · Reports to work on time and as scheduled, completes work within designated time;
Responsible to maintain up to date clinical knowledge and self-directed ongoing education; · Complies with all organizational policies;
Job Details Posted Date : 2020-05-21Job Location : Abu Dhabi, United Arab EmiratesJob Role : Medical, Healthcare, and NursingCompany Industry : Employment Placement Agencies / Recruiting Preferred Candidate Career Level : Mid Career