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Akeso Pietermaritzburg – Nursing Services Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Pietermaritzburg
Province KwaZulu- Natal
Position Nursing Services Manager
Department Nursing
Date 23/02/2017

Duties (Included, but not limited to):

  • Managing all related nursing services and activities
  • Ensuring that nursing standards, quality assurance and risk management is maintained within the hospital
  • Management of compliance matters
  • Assign decision-making authority/task responsibility to appropriate persons in order to maximize organization and employee effectiveness
  • Facilitate effective change and conflict management
  • Build strategic inter-departmental relationships to help achieve business goals
  • Manage, advise and influence the delivery of cost-effective quality nursing care
  • Management of the nursing budget as well as understanding the financial fundamentals of the healthcare business
  • Promote sound staff, patient and doctor relationships
  • Staff training, couching and recruitment
  • Organising meetings and attending meetings when needed

Qualifications and experience:

  • Current registration with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse with Psychiatric Nursing is essential
  • Tertiary Nursing post-basic qualification and / or Management qualification is essential
  • Exceptional insight and knowledge in management of a broad spectrum of psychiatric diagnoses
  • Previous experience at unit management level essential
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Understanding of basic human resource protocols and standards as well as the Basic Conditions of Employment Act
  • Must have an understanding of confidentiality issues and the use of discretion

Applications:

  • Applications to Nerasha Singh via email – nerasha.s@akeso.co.za
  • Applications close March 3rd, 2017
  • AKESO clinics is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment is done with consideration to the employment equity plan for the specific facility.

Akeso Randburg – Receptionist

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Randburg
Province Gauteng
Position Receptionist
Department Administration
Date 01/03/2017

Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with an excellent command of the English language and articulate manner of speech
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Packages)
  • Well presented
  • Must be organized and must be able to multi task
  • Previous front line experience an advantage

Duties/Job Description:

  • Co-ordinating of diaries for various professionals
  • Room Bookings and co-ordination
  • Assisting with taking of payments
  • Ensuring seamless patient flow to practitioners
  • Answering of telephone calls
  • Assisting with general administration duties
  • Directing of public to correct areas in the clinic
  • Providing information regarding programs and services at Akeso Randburg

Applications:

  • Send CV’s to Claire Morison via e-mail: – claire.w@akeso.co.za
  • Application deadline: 15/03/2017
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all appointments are made in line with the Equity Plan specific to each facility

Akeso Umhlanga – Registered Nurses x 2

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Umhlanga
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Position Registered Nurses x 2
Department Nursing
Date 01/03/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as Registered Nurse with SANC
  • Diploma or Degree in Psychiatry
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to excel under pressure
  • Medication Management
  • Risk assessment and management
  • Good supervisory skills

Key Responsibilities:

  • Daily patient assessments
  • Medication administration and ordering
  • Charging of wards stock- Accuracy daily
  • Daily patient assessments
  • Execution of doctors’ orders
  • Assisting with patient admissions
  • Forming part of the multidisciplinary team

Applications:

  • CV’s to Jessika Sudheen: – jessika.s@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close15/03/2017

Akeso Umhlanga – Case Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Umhlanga
Province KwaZulu-Natal
Position Case Manager
Department Administration
Date 01/03/2017

Duties (Included, but not limited to):

  • Effective case management of admissions, ensuring authorizations fall within medical scheme requirements
  • Liaising with professionals and therapeutic units regarding patient treatment plans and discharges
  • Assist with incoming admission queries
  • Assist with admission of new patients when needed
  • Management of private accounts, ensuring zero debt

Requirements:

  • Previous Case Management experience an advantage
  • Extensive knowledge of medical aid schemes
  • Knowledge of ICD10 coding, prescribed minimum benefits and psychiatric diagnoses
  • Basic understanding of DSMIV criteria
  • Knowledge of Akeso Clinic protocols and admission requirements
  • Fanatical attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate: MS packages

Applications:

  • Applications to Sharoma Moonasar – sharoma.m@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close15/03/2017

Akeso Parktown – Nursing Unit Manager

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Parktown
Province Gauteng
Position Nursing Unit Manager
Department Nursing
Date 08/03/2017

Duties (Included, but not limited to):

  • Effective management of nursing department in co-operation with the Nursing Services Manager.
  • Responsible for various therapy units and step-in for Nursing Manager, where applicable.
  • Cost effective management of nursing departments in co-operation with the Nursing Manger.
  • Promote and preserve the caring and professional approach of the nursing team in patient-centered care.
  • Identify and implement process improvements and quality assurance.
  • Liaise with Nursing Manager and staff.
  • Promote and coordinate training and development of the nursing department.
  • Liaise with doctors to support detailed feedback regarding patients care, providing good quality patient service.
  • Assist with after hours on call duties.
  • Assist with patient and doctors’ complaints.
  • Administration: Assist with monthly feedback report for Executive Committee meetings.
  • Work closely with the Nursing Manager and/or Human Resources Department to assist with disciplinary inquiries and relevant labour law legislation.
  • Ensure compliance with company procedures and protocols by actively working with the team and uphold SANC standards.

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as a Registered Nurse with South African Nursing Council (SANC).
  • Psychiatric qualification and experience required.
  • Experience in a nursing management capacity (Nursing Manager/Unit Manager).
  • Well-developed interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Excellent leadership qualities – able to function well and independently under pressure.
  • Administrative experience in medical recruitment including compliance, assessment, training and orientation of new staff with regards to company protocol.
  • Responsible to ensure complaints procedure is followed and the company is not put at risk with regard to negative financial or reputational impact.
  • Liaise closely with nursing agency regarding staff requirements.
  • A disposition towards high quality and excellent patient care.
  • Ability to positively motivate others.

Applications:

  • Applications to Adri Coetzee – adri.c@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 20/03/2017

Akeso Montrose Manor – Registered Nurse

Vacancy

Clinic Akeso Montrose Manor
Province Western Cape
Position Registered Nurse
Department Nursing
Date 07/03/2017

Requirements:

  • Proof of Registration as a Registered Nurse with SANC.
  • Diploma or degree in Psychiatry.
  • Post grad experience in Psychiatry will be an advantage.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to excel under pressure.
  • Medication Management.
  • Risk assessment and management.
  • Must be computer literate.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Medication administration and ordering.
  • Charging of ward stock daily – Accuracy daily.
  • Daily patient assessments.
  • Execution of doctors’ orders.
  • Assisting with patient admissions.
  • Ability to excel under pressure.
  • Forming part of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Liaise closely with nursing agency regarding staff requirements.
  • A disposition towards high quality and excellent patient care.

Applications:

  • Written applications and short cv’s to sindi.j@akeso.co.za
  • Akeso is an equal opportunity employer and all recruitment will be done in line with the respective facilities Employment Equity Plan
  • Applications close 20/03/2017