Mediclinic Jobs – Unit Manager

  • Full Time
  • Sandton

Website Mediclinic

Job Description:

The Group is focused on providing specialist-orientated, multidisciplinary services across the continuum of care in such a way that the Group will be regarded as the most respected and trusted provider of healthcare services by patients, medical practitioners, funders and regulators of healthcare in each of its markets.

To lead a quality and safe patient care experience that meets the set clinical standards through the optimal management of human and organisational resources within a structured unit.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure safe patient care by meeting set clinical quality standards according to company policies and procedures
  • Manage and mitigate clinical risks in the unit
  • Lead and manage the staff in the unit
  • Manage the unit’s operational and capital expenses according to financial and budget guidelines and ensure optimal utilisation of resources
  • Manage and actively contribute to a positive patient experience in the hospital
  • Support the achievement of interdepartmental outcomes
  • Manage key stakeholder relations

Job Requirements:

  • 3 or 4-year Diploma or 4 year Degree in Nursing; Postgraduate qualification in the unit’s specialist area (if relevant)
  • Nursing education qualification; Nursing management qualification
  • At least 5 years professional nursing experience in a hospital; 2-3 years leadership experience in a hospital
  • Infection Prevention and Control; Clinical Facilitation
  • Auditing and accreditation processes
  • Clinical risk management
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office)
  • Continuous improvement and quality assurance methodologies
  • Financial management
  • Healthcare industry
  • Human resource processes including employee relations
  • Infection prevention and control (IPC) principles and protocols
  • Management of staff productivity
  • Nursing functional knowledge
  • Patient complaint management
  • Relevant nursing legislation

Job Details:

Company: Mediclinic

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sandton

Application Deadline: N/A

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