Senior/ Staff Nurse (Cardio Vascular Lab) (Full/ Part-time)Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
The incumbent shall be responsible to: • Coordinate patient care needs with team members and the cardiologist. • Work alongside the cardiologist in the safe handling of instruments, needles, swabs, catheters, balloon, stents and other devices and materials as required, and being able to anticipate their needs. • Prior to procedure, prepare procedure room with appropriate equipment, supplies, consumables, and infusions required for the procedure. • Perform daily checks of all critical equipment to confirm smooth and proper functioning. • Handle and operate equipment to be used on patients competently. • Ensure safe and proper use of surgical instruments, equipment, and consumables during the procedure. • Observe and enforce strict standards of infection control. • Respond effectively to emergency clinical situations with ability to mobilize available assistance where necessary. • Monitor patient to provide appropriate care and treatment until the patient has recovered from the effects of anaesthesia. • Perform continuous patient assessment, monitoring, EMR-documentation, check on dressing, sheath in-situ, drains and infusions/drugs if in progress. • Transfer patient after an appropriate period of recovery and observation in the recovery room. • Able to perform after hour on Call Duty.
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