DEPUTY MATRON

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Ruiru

Job Field: Medical/Health

JOB SUMMARY

Plainsview Hospital is a leading private healthcare provider with high focus on quality, state of the art treatment, cost effective healthcare and respect for human beings.

We are seeking highly motivated Deputy Matrons who will work in collaboration with our Nurse in Charge, consultants and dedicated multi-professional team.

JOB DETAILS

  • Assist the matron in coordinating and facilitating patient care services according to established standards.
  • Coordinate with Head Nurse in liaison with other deputy matrons in development of department goals.
  • Work as a team with other deputy matrons and the nurse in charge to identify areas of improvements and help implement corrective plans.
  • Work with other nurses and guide in providing quality patient care to ensure patient satisfaction.
  • Liase with all nurses to ensure hospital policies and procedures are followed.
  • Evaluate patient care activities and recommend improvements.
  • Monitor performance of each nurse and provide feedback.
  • Maintain positive, safe and achievement oriented working environment.
  • coordinate with Head Nurse in management of patient care units.
  • Educate nursing staff on hospital policies and public health laws.
  • Schedule orientation and educational programs for newly hired nurses.
  • Prepare and maintain reports and patient care records.
  • Work with Head Nurse to determine staffing requirements and shift schedules.
  • Any other duty delegated by the head nurse or the relevant authority.
  • supporting the Nurse in Charge in the delivery of high standards of surgical and diagnostic care to all patients, their family and significant others.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma in KRCHN or Degree in Nursing from recognized institution.
  • Certificate of Registration from the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • Valid Practicing license from the NCK.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience as a H.O.D in a private or public hospital.
  • BLS and ACLS certificate is an added advantage.

Eligible candidates are requested to email their application letters, CV and copy of their certificates to: recruitment@plainsviewhospital.com on or before Wednesday 21st  August 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. Plainsview Nursing Home is an equal opportunity employer.

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