Unit Manager Cardiac ICU - Centurion
more than 14 days ago
31-01-2022 11:02:28 AM
Unit Manager Cardiac ICU
Promote improved operational performance and patient care experience through quality delivery of services and patient interaction, by subscribing to the highest level of integrity and professionalism. Engage relevant stakeholders to ensure that operational efficiencies are coordinated to improve patient outcomes. The duties of the post are carried out in accordance with Policies and Procedures and/or as determined by Audit requirements. The incumbent will be responsible to coordinate all secretarial work in the ward, stock and responsible for all customers
The overall responsibility of the Unit Manager is the efficient supervision and direction of all activities and related activities of the Unit, with the primary management function being effective patient care whilst adhering to the policies, procedures, philosophy and objectives of the Hospital.
Management and supervision of staff.
Management of Patient Care.
Public Relations which include liaison with doctors/specialists, hospital management, staff, patients and their family.
Cost Centre Management which includes control of equipment and stock.
To perform week-end and on-call duties.
Management of aspects pertaining student accompaniment and in-service training.
Maintaining high Nursing standards.
The ability to take prompt action to accomplish work objectives
The ability to produce work of a high quality by accurately checking processes and tasks
The ability to work under pressure and to maintain effectiveness during changing conditions
Registered with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as a Registered Nurse
Degree or Diploma in ICU essential
A minimum of 5 years practical experience as a Registered Nurse
Experience in Cardiac ICU Unit is essential
A minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in a managerial/ shift leader position with a proven track record would be advantageous