ASSISTANT NURSING OFFICER (NURSE ANAESTHETIST) II - 5 POST

Employer: Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (MOI)
Date Published: 2018-06-30
Application Deadline: 2018-07-13

JOB SUMMARY:

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

i.Perform pre-operative patients’ visits: explain procedures to patients and check whether they have any medical conditions that could create problem under anaesthesia.

ii.Prepare operating room: check anaesthesia machine, supplies, medicine and gases.

iii.Assist Anaesthesiologist to administer anaesthetics to patients.

iv.Administer intravenous fluids and basic anaesthetics to patients under supervision and direction of anaesthesiologist.

v.Observes condition of patients during surgical procedures, including skin color dilation of pupils and vital signs: initiates remedial measures to prevent surgical shock or other adverse condition as required.

vi.Documents anaesthesia notes on patients.

vii.Help wake up patients after the anaesthestics.

viii.Accompanies patient to recovery area and remains until patient’s immediate condition is acceptable.

ix.Perform post – anaesthesia patient visits to rule out any complications secondary to anaesthesia patient visits to rule out any complications secondary to anaesthesia.

x.Assist the anaesthesiologist in the emergencies 

xi.Participate in education and research 

xii.Responds timely to patient’s resuscitation call, at the accident and emergency department.

xiii.Ensure adherence to standard operating procedure and MOI business process.

xiv.Performing any other duties related to his/her work as assigned by his/her superior and any other related authority of the Institute.


QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

•Diploma in Nursing and Certificate of Anaesthesia from a recognized Institution. Must be registered by the Tanzania Nurses and Midwifery Council and must have Computer skills

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale PMGSS4

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