Charge Nurse/Shift Lead, Tower D8-Burns Intensive Care Unit (BICU)
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Posted 2 months ago
Roles and Responsibilities:
Understands, supports and promotes the mission, vision and values of Organization.
Provides age appropriate patient care according to the Nursing Scope of Practice as defined by the regulatory body.
Provides professional leadership through the supervision of the patient care team, and the maintenance of clinical standards and quality of patient care within the unit during their shift
Adheres to and promotes the Professional Nurses Code of Conduct for Abu Dhabi.
Promotion of health and delivery of health education.
Ensuring the provision of optimum clinical care, customer satisfaction and patient safety.
Burns Unit Specific Job Roles
Demonstrates competence with the care and assessment of burns patients, including the prevention of complications and analysis of burns wounds related to the source of the burn.
Demonstrates knowledge and competence with the Burns Pathway and implements the pathway with the multidisciplinary team.
Demonstrates knowledge and competence of the prevention of Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP) and is consistently compliant with VAP bundles
Demonstrates knowledge and competence of the prevention of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) and is consistently compliant with CLABSI bundles
Demonstrates knowledge and competence of the prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI) and is consistently compliant with CAUTI bundles
Demonstrates knowledge and competence of the CUSP program and is proactive in identifying and reducing risk of harm to patients
Education and Experience requirements:
Bachelor degree in nursing
Valid license to practice
International accreditation experience
Not less than 4 years clinical experience in a tertiary healthcare facility
Not less than 2 years experience as a charge nurse/shift lead in critical care areas
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