Nurse , Abu Dhabi

Employer: Armed Forces Officers Club & Hotel
Location: Abu Dhabi (AE)

Closes: 21 July 2016
Ref:  App 106- NURSE

Further information
Gaining the trust and confidence of each patient is an important aspect of the job for nurses and their main aim is to improve the patients' quality of life.

Exact duties may vary depending on your role but will usually include:
writing patient care plans;
implementing plans through tasks such as preparing patients for operations, wound treatment and monitoring pulse, blood pressure and temperature;
observing and recording the condition of patients;
checking and administering drugs and injections;
setting up drips and blood transfusions;
assisting with tests and evaluations;
carrying out routine investigations;
responding quickly to emergencies;
planning discharges from hospital and liaising with GPs and social workers;
communicating with and relieving the anxiety of patients and their relatives;
advocating on behalf of patients;
educating patients about their health;
organising staff and prioritising busy workloads;
mentoring student and junior nurses;
maintaining patient records;
making ethical decisions related to consent and confidentiality.