REGISTERED NURSE


Location(s): Nigeria / Ogun

Category: Hospital & Health Care, Hospitality

Level: Professional

Job Type: Full-Time

Min. Qualification: Bachelors

Min. Years of Experience: 2-4

Start date: 15/07/2019

Duration: Fulltime/Long-term


Job Description

Primary care nurse practitioners are generalists who work in family health clinics or hospitals. They provide general and preventative care, conduct check-ups, treat illnesses, order lab tests and prescribe medication for children and adults.

 

We are recruiting for a Registered Nurse.

 

Location: Aiyepe, Ogun State

 

Job Description:

The ideal candidate will be primarily required to:

  • Provides complete patient assessment, including vital signs and pre-examination procedures. Gathers and assesses objective and subjective data from the patient.
  • Assessing and planning nursing care requirements
  • Providing pre and post operation care
  • Monitoring and administrating medication and intravenous infusions
  • Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures
  • Writing records
  • Providing emotional support to patients and relatives
  • Documents data and assessments in the patient record. May use a computer system and information technology to ensure standard documentation, coding, and completion.
  • Assists the providers in all aspects of the consultation, treatment, procedures, and follow-up care.
  • Executing medical regimens and nursing interventions as appropriate for the setting and their competency.
  • Patient health counseling and instruction, including meeting with families and caregivers.
  • Medication reconciliation, management, patient compliance, inventory, education.
  • Operating medical equipment.
  • Maintaining medical supplies, inventory, and disposal.
  • Ensures regulatory compliance with OSHA guidelines, CLIA regulations, HIPAA medical privacy guidelines.
  • The position may include triage of calls for urgent appointments, referrals for patient consults and testing, insurance pre-certification, and documentation.
  • May use general office skills including keyboarding, office computer software, filing, answering telephones, email, faxing, copying.
  • Excellent customer service skills are needed for interacting with patients, families, and caregivers.

Desired Qualities

Skills Required

 

  • Proven work experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Academic qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Strong organization skills with a problem-solving attitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Great attention to detail with the ability to multi task
  • Good knowledge of medical terminology, HIPAA regulations, ICD and CPT coding
  • Critical thinker with strong conceptual and problem solving skills
  • Superb organizational, administrative, coordinating and planning skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and react effectively to emergency situations
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Passionate about clinical excellence

 

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