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Netcare Jobs – Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner

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Job Description:

The Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner, assumes responsibility for the co-ordination, provision and
establishment of quality, efficient care and medical surveillances to client employees, that leads to the
promotion, protection and restoration of the employee’s health within a safe working environment, under
administrative direction of the Unit Manager, Clinical coordinator, Regional Operations Manager and the
Occupational Health Medical Practitioner.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contain costs without compromising quality
  • Comply to the Quality Management System
  • Record keeping and reporting
  • Ensure compliance to the OSH act No: 85 of 1993 and regulations
  • Develop and maintain accurate up to date medical records, to track employee health/illness and provide the company with the data
  • Support management in achieving their KPA`s related to the management of health of their employees and in compliance with the MHS act and OSH act
  • Conduct hygiene inspections
  • Prevent loss of stock and equipment by proper control, inventory keeping and execution of a maintenance plan
  • Ensure the keeping of accurate statistics
  • Update the asset register of client and Netcare Occupational Health
  • Safe keeping and maintenance of all equipment
  • Monitor and manage chronic cases and update the clinic chronic list
  • Clinic checklist to be completed and signed off
  • Investigate all negative incidents and adverse events

Job Requirements:

  • Thorough knowledge of general / primary care nursing theory and practice
  • Extensive knowledge of modern nursing care principles and practices in the highly specialized field of the intensive care nursing

Qualification & Experience:

  • Diploma / B Tech Degree in General Nursing
  • Diploma in Midwifery
  • Diploma or degree in Occupational Health
  • Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a general nurse and Occupational Health Nurse specialist.
  • Registered Audiometrist
  • Certificate in Spirometry and Vision screening
  • Dispensing qualification
  • Basic life support would be preferable
  • HIV/AIDs counselling would be preferable
  • At least 2- 5 years’ experience in Occupational Health
  • 2 years management experience

Job Details:

Company: Netcare

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Bellville, Western Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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