Job Title: Nurse – Kuje Clinic

Req No: 2017-6407

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides skilled nursing procedures (i.e dressing changes).
  • Administers medication as ordered within the scope of practice of the licensee.
  • Performs phlebotomy and/or initiates intravenous infusions as ordered (provided is certified)
  • Attends and participates in team conferences as requested.
  • May act as a team leader to assist with the provision and supervision of patient care.
  • May supervise care given by other VNIPs, Medical Assistants and Phlebotomists.
  • Charts notes and medication administration according to protocol.
  • Provides patient and family education as directed by the RN.
  • Exercises appropriate judgment and decision making skills.
  • May assist the nurse manager and/or nurse case manager with the coordination of outside services.
  • Ensures the maintenance of patient confidentiality.
  • Reports significant changes in the patient’s physical status to the RN and/or to the medical provider.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Qualifications

  • A B.Sc in Nursing or its Equivalent.
  • At least one year’s experience in HIV program management.
  • Knowledge of minimum prevention package for Nigeria is highly essential.
  • Must be highly organized and capable of effective multi-tasking.

Communications Abilities:

  • Excellent report writing, prompt and effective communication using charts and graphs.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Required to travel to other locations within and other the State.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Sensitivity to ethics and confidentiality of HIV/AIDS client issues
  • Knowledge of excel and PowerPoint programs.

Application Closing Date Not Specified.

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