Main Roles and Responsibilities:-
Assist in Preparing patients for Surgery and obtain informed consent prior to any procedures on the patient.
Perform pre-anesthetic screenings, including physical evaluations and patient interviews, and document results
He/she will ensure and administer general and local anesthesia to patients
Monitor patients during and after surgical procedures
Follow all instructions of the surgeon and theatre supervisor
He/she ensure that there is track inventory of surgical supplies and should notify supervisors immediately in case of any shortages
Assist theatre staff in keeping a sterile environment in the theatre and recovery ward
Participate in training theatre nurses in basic principles of anesthesia
Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor
Request anesthesia equipment repairs, adjustments, or safety tests on regular basis or when need be.
Develop anesthesia care plans.
Ensure wound dressing of OPD, Maternity, and Surgical departments are done as instructed by the doctors
Responsible for weekly and monthly theatre indicators submission to HMIS Officer
Filing gaps as registered nurse and Assist the SNO delegation duties (in her leaves), Monitor in-patient vitals, and assist in administration medications in Wards.
Attend all and make presentation on schedules continuous medical education on relevant theatre topics.eg Infection prevention, patient safety in theatre, obtaining informed consent/ascent etc.
Ensure routine drugs/medicines/consumable are requested in time for theatre use.
Attend to other duties as directed by the line manager
Qualifications and Experience
Diploma or Certificate in anesthetist from a recognized institution of South Sudan or other Country.
At least 2 years of relevant experience in preferably hospital setting
Ability to work well with adverse group of people
Ability to think clearly and respond practically and professionally in emergency situations
Must have the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
Fluent in English and knowledge of Arabic and the local language of the will be an advantage
Honesty and dedication to work is highly desirable for this position.
Will be available on call for surgical emergencies 24/7
How to apply:
Further information and how to apply
Interested and qualifying applicants can submit their application letter including a CV in English and contact details of at least 3 professional references.
Mention the vacancy reference number in subject line.
e.g. CSS10/04/18 Nurse Anaesthetist – Raja
Deadline for submission is by the 14 May 2018
Cordaid is an equal opportunities employer and women are strongly encouraged to apply
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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