Al Zahra Private Hospital Careers – Registered Nurse, NICU

Website NMC Royal Hospital

Job Description:

NMC Healthcare is the most trusted and the largest private healthcare company in the UAE for over 40 years. With a dedicated team of doctors and paramedical and support personnel, NMC owns and manage numerous healthcare facilities globally and treat millions of patients worldwide every year. The company has specialized verticals that include Multi-Specialty Care, Maternity and Fertility, Long-Term and Home Care, Medical Centres, Day Surgery Centres, Operations and Management.

Manages patients care in allocated area ensuring good standard of care provided.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for receiving the infant from the labor room/ operating room
  • Demonstrates complete skill in performing immediate new born care procedures like clamping the cord, checking cord pulsation, insertion of nasogastric / or gastric tube, gastric lavage, aspiration, administration of Inj. Vitamin K, and check for anal patency
  • Demonstrates deep knowledge in the care of infant under phototherapy
  • Responsible for initial assessment and stabilization of the new born in the neonatal intensive care unit, placing the infant on continuous hemodynamic monitoring, maintaining thermoregulation, performing capillary glucose monitoring etc.
  • Provides for the physical, psychological and social needs of the patient and families
  • Responsible to keep the infant receiving articles like warmer, suction, oxygen & AMBU bag, ET tubes etc. ready.
  • Performs baby bath, cord care and eye care meticulously for the infants
  • Responsible for placing the correct Identification Band on the new born infants hand and also to take the foot print
  • Demonstrates adequate knowledge and skill in assessing and caring for new born with congenital abnormalities
  • Provides direct care and related duties in critical care and maintains current knowledge of critical care nursing practice and standards.
  • Assesses and documents vital signs including SpO2, at specified frequency as per hospital policy
  • Performs or assists with feedings i.e. breast feeding or gavage feeding
  • Performs new born assessment including anthropometric measurements
  • Plans, implements and evaluates nursing care given to assigned neonate in an effective and organized manner.
  • Performs new born screening test including audiometry

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of one year experience post qualification in the NICU specialty field
  • Good English spoken & written; Arabic language advantageous/desirable but not essential.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing plus;
  • Current license in country of origin
  • BLS provider / NRP provider
  • Post graduate certificate in NICU with minimum one year fulltime course duration

Job Details:

Company: NMC Royal Hospital

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline: N/A

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