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Registered nurse

Location:
Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya
Posted:
June 02, 2024

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AFLEENE RODENYI KAANE

Nairobi, Kenya +254-********* ad54bg@r.postjobfree.com

CAREER PROFILE

I am a dedicated, compassionate, and empathetic registered nurse with over 7years of experience in providing high-quality patient care. Proficient in various clinical settings, including hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities.

WORK EXPERIENCE. June 2023 to the present.

Responsibility and duties

Locum icu/ hdu nurse. At luton hospital

● Patient assessment and care planning .

● Providing first aid and resuscitation with acute/chronic health problems.

● Managing ' wellness and offering health-related support.

● Overseeing infection control measures within the facility.

● Administering medications and managing the inventory of medical equipment and supplies. International Rescue Committee (IRC) Kakuma

IRC Locum Nurse

● I worked both as supervisor/team leader of the national and refugee staff in the emergency unit.

● In preparing for and assisting doctors, I carried out minor surgical procedures, i.e., mva, screenings, admissions, consultations, theatre preparations, and stabilization of clients in the management of clinical emergencies like hypo/ hyperglycemia, shock, and cardiac arrest.

● Providing effective reproductive health services based on all pillars of safe motherhood to ensure the best maternal-child outcome.

● I observed infection control and prevention measures, along with timely safety checks, to ensure a safe environment for patients and staff.

● Performed administrative and managerial functions in the assigned unit through capacity building, appraisal, and disciplinary action of supervisees.

● Patient education and collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to deliver comprehensive healthcare services.

Medical screening at Medhub ( Nairobi)

● Performing cancer screenings through breast examinations, referring for further checkups if anything is suspected, and giving health talks.

The MP Shah Hospital February 2018 – Apr 2023

ICU / HDU Staff Nurse

Responsibilities and Duties

● Identifying and prioritizing patients' specific and critical needs and adopting care plans to meet those needs.

● Setting up medical equipment and devices such as cardiac monitors, dialysis machines, ECG machines, mechanical ventilators, and oxygen machines to monitor patients and interpret findings.

● Initiating mechanical ventilation (invasive and non-invasive) based on physician’s orders.

● Participated in unit-based nursing education, audits, and spot and skill checks for quality improvement.

● Provided mentorship to new nurses, junior staff, and students. The Karen Hospital Jun 2017 – Jan 2018

Locum Staff – Medical/ Surgical Ward

Responsibility and duties

● Assisting doctors during medical rounds and minor procedures.

● Preparing patients for various procedures, including pre and post-operation.

● Assessing care given to various patients, documenting, monitoring progress, and escalating or making an early referral for a better outcome.

● ACLS/ Bls Certification

The Mater Hospital Aug 2016 – Jun 2017

Nurse Intern (ICU) / High Dependency Unit (HDU)

Responsibility and Duties

● General assessment and nursing care to critically ill patients in terms of checking vital signs and continuous cardiac and respiratory monitoring.

● Managing ventilation and life support equipment and ordering diagnostic tests.

● Saving lives by performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

● Psychological care for patients and their families and regular updates regarding patient’s progress to the family.

The Aga Khan University Hospital Mar 2010 – Jun 2011

● Volunteer in Medical Records Department

QUALITY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

● Excellent interpersonal and communication

skills.

● Effective at multitasking.

● A strong commitment to patient advocacy

and safety.

● A zest for learning, stress tolerance, and being a great team player.

● Developing care plans.

● Culturally and socially diversified- I can work

and fit in any humanitarian field.

● Tech Savvy.

● Problem-solving and counseling skills.

● Critical thinking.

● Wound care management.

EDUCATION

Washington University- Management of HIV and Opportunistic Diseases Certification-2022 The Mater Hospital (Catherine McCauley School of Nursing)- Diploma in Kenya Registered Nursing (Sep 2013

– Aug 2016)

Kenya Institute of Management- Diploma in Health Care Management Mar 2008 – Mar 2010 Kenya Institute of Management- Certificate and Advanced Certificate in Business Management (January 2007

– Dec 2007)

REFEREE

1. SR. Maria Ngui,

Director of Nursing Education (D.N.E),

Catherine Mcauley School of Nursing -The Mater Hospital

+254 (0-722******

2.Perpetua Wetangula,

HOD Medical/ Surgical Ward,

The Karen Hospital,

+254 (0-721******

3.Pamela Kanali,

Senior Nurse HDU/ ICU,

MP Shah Hospital,

+254 (0-728******

4. Millicent Ouma

Deputy matron,

International rescue committe- Kakuma.

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