THEATRE NURSE (SCRUB) - Immploy Medical Recruitment Agency, Johannesburg

  • Johannesburg
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Medical
  • Posted by Immploy Medical Recruitment Agency on Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Reference: BJA 000
  • Apply before Monday, April 6, 2020 - 9 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Immploy Medical Recruitment Agency

The  incumbent will be responsible for direct and  /or indirect nursing care of a patient or group of patients.

The RN is responsible for assessing; planning; executing and supervising the implementation of care to meet patient needs.

The RN is a role model in the delivery of evidence based care.

The RN will actively participate in Clinical governance.


Diploma in General Nursing Science & Midwifery or equivalent

Registered with SANC as a Registered Nurse

3 + years’ experience within an Operating Theatre essential

Capacity to implement and maintain standards of health practice required from all accredited bodies and appropriate health legislation


  • Practices patient care according to his / her scope of practice and assumes total responsibility for these activities.
  • Contributes to the holistic care of patients
  • Effective Risk prevention management
  • Participate in unit’s quality improvement programme
  • Attends handover of report at shift commencement
  • Effective communication with patients regarding their care
  • The promotion of health and wellbeing
  • Practices the principles of Infection Prevention and all standard precautions
  • Promotes and maintains good public relations with patients; relatives and visitors
  • Executes all procedures according to the hospital standards
  • Refer all complaints from patients and doctors to sister–in charge of the unit
  • Carries out all departmental duties as assigned by supervisors
  • Provides and supervises the delivery of evidence based nursing care
  • Communicate with Health Care Practitioners regarding any change in health status
  • Administer and store medication in accordance with Policy
  • Assumes responsibility  for own personal and professional development
  • Assumes responsibility for maintaining competence in CPR
  • Projects a positive professional image
  • Promotes and maintains good working and interpersonal relationships with management; colleagues and doctors
  • Keep up to date with evolving policies and procedures
  • Mentoring and supervision of junior healthcare providers and support staff
  • Facilitation of learning environment
  • Keep abreast of current research in their discipline
  • Participate in staff development and maximizing performance
  • Manage acuity and skill mix to ensure appropriate level of care
  • Compliance with documentation policy
  • Ongoing audit of health records to ensure compliance
  • Ensure all stock is well controlled and managed; charged and credited appropriately
  • Maintains a therapeutic; clean and safe environment that is free from medico-legal hazards
  • Adheres  to the Resuscitation and Reanimation policy
  • Adheres  to medical waste management principles and all other waste management principles
  • Maintains a safe working environment in accordance with Machinery and Occupational Safety Act
  • Reports and acts upon potential / actual risk identified
  • Responsible for ensuring correct use; cleaning and storage of equipment
  • Reports Equipment needing repair and replacement
  • Maintain professional conduct and standards at all times in accordance with hospital policies and procedures
  • Maintains patient confidentiality at all times

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About Immploy Medical Recruitment Agency

Immploy Medical Recruitment was founded in 2003 and has since become one of the leading medical recruitment agencies in South Africa. We provide first-rate healthcare professionals, locum and permanent, to government and private clients. With over 13 years in the industry, Immploy is known for providing the best and most trusted medical professionals. We are a strategic and tactical team who has mastered the process of procuring professional staff. Immploy recognises the need for a trusted employment brand that minimise the risk of disputes, thus going above and beyond their service scope. We have the tools you need to facilitate professional employee and employer relationships. The focus on strategic areas such as employment branding, candidate relationship management and social networking assists us in developing a partnership with clients and health professional staff; resulting in the best staffing solutions.