Nursing Supervisor

Website SSMC

Job Description:

This role is a middle management position for supervisory coverage of the Nursing Department, other patient care areas, and the hospital in general. It is usually 24/7 coverage and requires knowledge of hospital and nursing policies and procedures to enable independent judgment in their interpretation. The role assists with the coordination of patient flow, patient placement, staff allocation, and other patient services through collaboration with administrative/supervisory staff, physicians, charge nurses, and ancillary support staff across all hospital departments

Job Responsibilities:

  • Activates on-calls of specialties service staff for emergency interventions.
  • Responds to all emergencies; including Internal and external disasters and all kinds of codes, clinical and non-clinical, and initiation of emergency preparedness plans for any presenting emergencies.
  • Provides guidance and feedback in relation to staff performance and policy adherence.
  • Maintains regular communications with bed placement and patient care units regarding bed availability and resulting patient care and/or staffing
  • Coordinates and communicates plans for temporary and permanent bed openings and closures.
  • Assures that nursing resource shift allocations are based on identified needs and nursing workload measures.
  • Co-manages staffing after hours based on patient acuity, patient census, and available staff at a given shift.
  • Rounds actively on all Nursing units to optimize patient care, enhance patient safety, as well as empower, support and develop the staff.
  • Acts as the focal point of contact for external communication to the hospital, especially SEHA/DOH.
  • Acts as a resource in identifying and/or resolving administrative operational problems, at a given time, reports and escalates significant issues.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing OR Degree in Nursing (minimum 2 years course duration)
  • Master’s degree in Nursing or Health care related
  • AND Registration as a Registered Nurse from Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, South Africa, New Zealand, and
  • Australia
  • Valid/current national license.

Job Details:

Company: SSMC

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline: N/A

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