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Nurse Specialist (Hemodialysis), Kidney and Bladder Service Line

Entity

Aga Khan University Hospital

Location

Pakistan

Introduction

The Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Nurse Specialist (Hemodialysis), Kidney and Bladder Service Line. 

Responsibilities

You are an expert clinical individual providing guidance, assisting the health care team in maintaining optimum processes of nursing care. You will report to the Nurse Manager and collaborate with Nurse Instructor, nurse coordinators and clinicians in providing educational opportunities for service line health care providers. Participate in collaboration with NES in teaching and staff development activities including orientation and training programs and specialty based courses. 

You will be responsible for: 
  • to conduct clinical reviews of all patients with staff. 
  • acts as resource person to develop strategies for staff management, learning and develop competency for better patient care outcomes. 
  • involved in teaching activities related to clinical care, staff development, and providing assistance in patient care management on daily basis  and facilitate in staff performances evaluation
  • assure competency development and evaluation of the Nurse Instructors and staff performance
  • monitors nursing staff skills to identify the gaps in theory and its integration in practice
  • ensure timely updating of credentials
  • participates in establishing standards of care with unit staff and monitors delivery of care according to set standards like: patient safety
  • competent in managing dialysis patients 
  • able to monitor and facilitate Clinical outcomes of dialysis patients 
  • develop and Monitor clinical indicators 
  • reviews clinical care processes of assigned areas 
  • reviews clinical care guide lines and process on regular basis and modify as needed
  • develop Specialty based courses 

Requirements

You should have: 
  • a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BScN) from an accredited school, MScN or equivalent degree would be preferred
  • 6-8 years of relevant clinical experience would be preferred 
  • valid license from Pakistan Nursing Council
  • good exposure in teaching/learning, developing educational plans, conducting independent courses as well as implementation of in-service sessions 
  • certification in specialty-based competencies BLS, ACLS, ECG interpretation, ventilation management, Hemodialysis etc.
  • strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • willingness to work in shift duties 

To Apply

You should send your detailed CV by email to human.resources@aku.edu and mark the subject with position number “10020683”.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications should be submitted latest by January 31, 2019