Assistant Head Nurse, Internal Medicine Service Line

Location
Pakistan
Posted
Mar 04, 2019
Closes
Mar 18, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Assistant Head Nurse, Internal Medicine Service Line

Entity: Aga Khan University Hospital

Location: Karachi, Pakistan

 

Introduction

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

 

Responsibilities

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.  

 

Requirements

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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