Hospital Matron job at Bridge Talent Management
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Vacancy title:
Hospital Matron

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Consulting , Category: Healthcare ]

Jobs at:

Bridge Talent Management

Deadline of this Job:
Monday, July 03 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi, East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Wednesday, June 21 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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JOB DETAILS:

Scope and General Purpose:
• A hospital matron, also known as a nursing matron or chief nurse, is a senior-level nursing professional who oversees the nursing staff and operations within a hospital. The role of a hospital matron is vital in ensuring high-quality patient care, effective management of nursing resources, and adherence to nursing standards and regulations. The specific job description of a hospital matron may vary depending on the hospital's size, specialty, and organizational structure, but here are some common responsibilities and duties associated with the role:

Leadership and Management:
• Provide strong leadership to the nursing staff, promoting a positive and professional work environment.
• Supervise and manage the nursing staff, including recruitment, training, scheduling, performance evaluation, and disciplinary actions.
• Ensure appropriate staffing levels, skill mix, and allocation of resources to meet patient care needs.
• Develop and implement policies, procedures, and protocols related to nursing care and ensure compliance with healthcare regulations and standards.

Patient Care Management:
• Monitor and evaluate the quality of nursing care provided to patients, ensuring adherence to evidence-based practices and patient safety standards.
• Collaborate with medical staff and other healthcare professionals to coordinate and optimize patient care delivery.
• Participate in developing and implementing care pathways, clinical guidelines, and protocols to enhance patient outcomes and improve efficiency.
• Address patient and family concerns or complaints related to nursing care and resolve issues in a timely and satisfactory manner.

Staff Development and Education:
• Provide guidance, mentorship, and support to nursing staff to foster professional growth and enhance their clinical skills and knowledge.
• Identify training and development needs of the nursing staff and facilitate continuing education programs, workshops, and in-service training.
• Promote a culture of continuous learning, evidence-based practice, and research among the nursing team.

Quality Assurance and Improvement:
• Monitor and evaluate nursing performance indicators, patient satisfaction, and outcomes to identify areas for improvement.
• Lead quality improvement initiatives and participate in hospital-wide committees and projects aimed at enhancing patient care and safety.
• Implement and oversee infection control protocols, medication management practices, and other nursing-related policies to ensure patient safety and regulatory compliance.
Collaboration and Communication:
• Foster effective communication and collaboration between nursing staff, medical staff, allied health professionals, and other hospital departments.
• Serve as a liaison between nursing staff and hospital administration, advocating for nursing-related needs, resources, and improvements.
• Participate in interdisciplinary meetings, case conferences, and hospital committees to facilitate coordination of care and promote multidisciplinary collaboration.
Budgeting and Resource Management:
• Participate in developing and managing the nursing department's budget, ensuring optimal utilization of resources.
• Collaborate with hospital administration in the procurement and maintenance of nursing equipment, supplies, and technology.

Work Hours: 8


Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Monday, July 03 2023 
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 20-06-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-06-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-06-2065
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