|Location||Addis Ababa, Ethiopia|
|Date Posted||October 27, 2019|
|Category|| Health Care / Medical |
|Job Type|| Full-time |
§ To provide excellent Equipment processing service.
§ To care equipment’s properly.
§ To ensure standard instrument processing.
§ To ensure standard Infection prevention and control.
§ The CSSD Nurse reports to the Assigned Nurse and/or to Charge Nurse
§ The position works with a high degree of autonomy and responsibility for CSSD machine and different equipment’s.
MAIN DUTIES AND TASKS
Position Summary: To ensure standard instrument processing and to implement standard infection prevention control through sterilization and high level of disinfection and to take care of instruments and CSSD machine based on the standard.
Duties and Responsibilities: This job description is intended to provide an overview, and is not all-inclusive. The job description may be changed as deemed appropriate by Addis Ababa Silk Road Hospital.
§ Standard instrument processing.
§ The sterility of equipment’s
§ Standard Infection prevention and control.
§ Supplies and instruments are avail to provide care.
§ Handle all equipment’s with care and cleaning through the standard instrument processing.
§ Clean, disinfect and pack the medical instruments for sterilization based on the instrument processing of the department.
§ Receive all instruments from every department and process with care.
§ Cooperate and collaborate with other departments to provide quality patient care.
§ Keeping the facility’s stock of sterile devices up to date by regular inventory of stocks.
§ Identification of surgical instrumentation by proper name and appropriate sterilization method.
§ Maintains a high standard of cleanliness in the department.
§ Practice safe handling of patient care items that have been exposed to blood and/or body fluid.
§ Report immediately broken or malfunctioning equipment to charge nurse.
§ Perform and monitor the infection prevention practice of the department based on the protocol.
§ Maintains a safe and clean working environment in compliance with healthcare procedures and regulations.
§ Keep functionality and durability of materials needed for patient care.
§ Perform other duties as assigned.
§ Give oral and written report.
§ Be always on time during all duty hours both physically and mentally.
§ Wear uniforms properly.
§ Be willing to assist patients and colleagues whenever needed.
§ Give comments positively for each other.
§ Ask when you encounter new patent care equipment.
§ Have ability to work under pressure.
§ Be willing to work off duty hours.
§ Be willing to assist/ do extra hours whenever needed.
§ Be physically available in the assigned department.
§ Be organized and planned all the time.
- Diploma in nursing from an approved nursing program.
- Current Registered Nurse (RN) from the country of origin.
- 0 year experience (entry level)
- Knowledge in different medical equipment and instrument processing is preferable.
- Have some computer skills.
- Language: Fluent in English (oral & written).
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