Registered Nurse – Spine Surgery

Job Summary:

A nurse is responsible for the continual nursing assessment, observation, provision of a safe standard of patient care and evaluation of its results; preparing for and supporting the patient through procedures or tests, alerting physicians in a timely manner of changes in patient status, and timely documentation of actions taken. Each nurse is responsible for helping establish a therapeutic environment, teaching patients about their care, working co-operatively with others and for abiding by hospital policy and procedure. Participation in quality improvement is part of each nurse’s role and includes remaining current in one’s practice.

In a clinic environment, a nurse’s primary role includes setting up equipment and assisting the physician; nursing assessment (mainly vital signs, Height, and Weight, with age-specific measurement in Pediatrics.) and observation; preparing for and supporting the patient through procedures or tests, provision  of  educational  materials  and  timely  documentation  of actions taken.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Graduate of recognized and accredited School Nursing with BSN
  • CPR Certified
  • Minimum 2 to 4 years of experience. Ortho and Neurology experience is a bonus

Licensing

  • Valid DHA License or eligibility
  • Valid license from home country

Skills:

  • Computer skills – MS Office, Email
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Experience in managing untoward and unexpected situations
  • Working knowledge of standards of care and practice

Competencies:

  • Well organized
  • Accurate and attentive to detail
  • Dynamic and energetic personality
  • Proficient in spoken and written English language
  • Confident communication skills
  • Positive Customer Service attitude