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Job Vacancy for Nurse at Summit Orthopaedic Hospital

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Summit Orthopaedics is a start up company dedicated to providing cutting edge solutions to bone and joint problems.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Nurse

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for a competent Nurse to assist surgeons during operations and keep the operating room sterile at all times.
  • They need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of operation procedures and patient safety.
  • Being compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal candidate goes one step further by being a critical thinker, fast to act in emergencies.

Responsibilities

  • Assess patients prior to surgery (e.g. NPO status) and alleviate their concerns
  • Evaluate patient in postoperative phases
  • Adhere to safety standards and precautions
  • Assume duties within or out of the sterile field as assigned
  • Assessing patients prior to surgery and alleviating their concerns
  • Communicate with physicians, LPNs, radiologists and other medical professionals
  • Gather all supplies needed for the operation
  • Assume responsibility of keeping the operating room sterilized
  • Position and prepare patient on operating table
  • Pass medical instruments or other objects to the surgeon during operation
  • Monitor patient’s vital signs to detect anomalies
  • Track and maintain medical supply inventory along with other staff members.

Full-time role will include providing a full range of duties including:

  • Proven experience as operating room nurse (circulating and scrub)
  • Excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques
  • Solid understanding of patient safety and precautions
  • In-depth knowledge of surgical operation procedures
  • Outstanding organizational ability
  • A great team player with excellent communication skills
  • Cool tempered with emotional and physical stamina.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree/HND
  • Other Requirements: Resident in Lagos, preferably Egbeda.

Deadline: 27th August, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: summitortho@yahoo.com using the “Job Title” as subject of the email.

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