Job Functions Clinical,Nursing Industries Healthcare Specification
The Health Care Worker will be tasked to assist in attending to and maintaining the basic needs of the patient.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
Ensure a safe and optimal dialysis service by prepping and cleaning dialysis machines prior to each patient dialysis session as per policies & procedures and NRC standards.
Ensure that the unit generator is in working condition by completing the daily, weekly and monthly maintenance inspections, logging technical issues and refuelling the generator with diesel as and when required.
Ensure that all financial policies and procedures are followed in the unit i.e. stock, waste
Ensure excellent customer service and patient care by ordering and serving patients their meals in line with dietary requirements and NRC policies and procedures.
Maintain a safe work ethic and a safe dialysis environment by complying with infection control and occupational health and Safety standards on a daily basis.
Ensure that you are continuously educated regarding the Health care worker function in the unit and that your related knowledge is constantly updated.
Ensuring a safe dialysis session by testing of the machine alarms prior to each dialysis session to ensure that they are operational.
Demonstrate the National Renal Care Values and Caring the NRC Way.
Grade 12 level of numeracy and literacy
A Minimum of 1-year experience within a similar role is preferred.
A minimum of 1-year experience within renal will be advantageous
Must be able to work under pressure in a constantly changing environment
Strong interpersonal skills required.
Strong Customer orientation