Assistant Head Nurse, Internal Medicine Service Line

Mar 04, 2019
Mar 18, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Assistant Head Nurse, Internal Medicine Service Line

Entity: Aga Khan University Hospital

Location: Karachi, Pakistan



The Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Assistant Head Nurse in Internal Medicine Service Line.



You will be responsible to:

  • assist supervisor in day-to-day management of the Inpatient area and provide required clinical as well as administrative support
  • teach and mentor new staff of the area and ensure that quality care is delivered to the patients
  • meet consultants frequently to discuss patient care related issues and improvements required
  • coordinate with multidisciplinary teams to enhance quality of patient care
  • assess patient care and acuity trends, plan and manage unit, make staffing arrangements and ensure availability of required supplies, equipment and other resources
  • propose initiatives to review concepts of Quality Improvement in Nursing Practice (QINP) and implement the required changes in the current procedures and practice.  



You should have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BScN) from an accredited school
  • valid license from Pakistan Nursing Council
  • AHA Certification BLS/ACLS Provider and Instructor Post-basic course(s) in at least one clinical specialty (preferred)
  • minimum 3 years of critical care areas, clinical experience
  • in-depth knowledge of nursing policies and processes
  • good interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • willingness to work in shifts.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications should be submitted latest by March 17, 2019

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