Position Description

Assistant Nurse Clinician/Nurse Clinician (Infection Control) @ West
Job Code 17512
Division GMP TECHNOLOGIES (S) PTE LTD (EA Licence:11C3793)
Job Placement Location Singapore
Apply Now
  • One of Singapore’s Established Hospital Facility
  • Work location: West

 

Your role:

  • Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates infection control practices of nursing staff, doctors and all healthcare workers in the hospital
  • Conducts teaching for nursing, paramedical and medical staffs and students in infection control practices and guidelines
  • Coordinates and collaborates with other healthcare team members and service providers on infection control practices and guidelines
  • Participates and assist with audits on infection control practices
  • Reviews and develops infection control policies and procedures in consultation with nurse managers, doctors and Infection Prevention Committee
  • Compiles information on epidemiological organism and nosocomial infection data and assist with the initiation of actions where necessary
  • Carries out investigations, conducts follow-ups during major outbreaks in the unit and / or hospital
  • Plans, implements and evaluates in service talks and training courses / activities based on infection control policies
  • Ensures patient care delivery follows established standards of care and infection control policies
  • Applies understanding of prevention of medico-legal issues in relation to patient care
  • Assist to prepare reports on infections and other related statistics required by the hospital, Medical Affairs (Quality Assurance) and / or MOH, and other departments upon requests
  • Acts as a resource person to nursing, medical, paramedics and administrative staff on issues relating to outbreaks and infection control issues. Reports to relevant hospital / medical administrators when required
  • Updates and maintains relevant infection control statistics
  • Participates / leads in quality improvement / research projects
  • Participates / leads in unit-based infection control team
  • Follows up with accidental sharps / mucus membrane exposures to blood and body fluids
  • Informs and notifies wards and relevant staff / or government authority of patients with communicable disease
  • Assists in arranging prompt isolation of infected patients in co-operation with nursing managers / nursing staff
  • Participates / conducts orientation programs for nursing staff and students
  • Assumes additional responsibilities or tasks as assigned by the Nurse Clinician, Deputy/Assistant Director (Nursing) and Chief Nurse

 

Your profile:

  • Registered Nurse with at least 7 years of post-registration clinical experience, of which 2 years must be as Senior Staff Nurse;
  • Candidates with 9 years’ relevant experience would be considered for nurse clinician role.
  • Diploma in Nursing with relevant post-basic advanced certification and Degree in Nursing from recognized training institution as approved by Singapore Nursing Board, and certification / prior working experience for a year in infection control.
  • Technically skilled, competent and able to work independently
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Computer literacy skills –MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint

 

 

To apply, please visit to www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference:  

To find out more about this opportunity, please contact Alexandra at: alexandra@gmprecruit.com

GMP Technologies (S) Pte Ltd | EA Licence: 11C3793 | EA Personnel: Alexandra Calingo | Registration No: R1101491

Back Apply Now