Home Care Nurse – Medicliq Healthcare

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Job Description

Job Responsibilities

• Traveling to patients’ homes and managing their care plans according to physicians’ instructions.
• Administering medication and insulin, and completing blood pressure, glucose, urine, and stool tests.
• Inspecting wounds, changing dressings, and handling personal grooming and hygiene.
• Testing for muscle weakness, bedsores, and any signs of infection.
• Listening to the concerns of family members and answering their questions.
• Educating caregivers and family on the aftercare or ongoing care of the patient.
• Providing suggestions for improved healthcare to physicians and family members of the patient.
• Monitoring patient recovery and compiling reports for the physician.
• Keeping abreast of developments in healthcare and attending workshops and lectures as required.
• Collaborating with doctors and other healthcare professionals to develop improved diets and healthcare plans for patients
Skills/Qualifications/Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or similar.
• Additional courses in emergency Nursing care, Nutrition may be required.
• Certificate in Basic and Advance life support training (ALS/BLS)
• Relevant license and certification.
• 3–4-year work experience in similar field
• Excellent report writing skills.
• Active listening skills and empathy.
• Physical and mental strength.
• A completed apprenticeship or experience in a similar role.
• Excellent observational and problem-solving skills.

METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application should be sent on or before August 16th 2022. A comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and Cover letter in ONLY one attachment (MS word document) should be sent in to: [email protected]
Please indicate the title of the post applied for as the subject of the email

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Job Summary

Home care nurse will provide care to patients in their homes under the guidance of a physician. They perform regular visits where they monitor the patient’s condition, assess their wounds, and change dressings as required. Home care nurses also write reports and communicate with the doctor after each visit