Nurse

ORGANIZATION: Explora Journeys

BUSINESS AREA: Hospital

LINE MANAGER: Doctor

 

JOB PURPOSE

In accordance with the department policies and under the supervision of the Doctor, the Nurse has exceptional skills and knowledge and has a passion for providing high quality and level of nursing care and service for guests and crewmembers at the medical facility on board.

 

SCOPE OF ROLE

  • Ensure safe and high-quality patient care that is in line with Explora Journey’s values and policies.
  • Ability to work part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure the best care for patients.
  • Maintain a positive workplace culture.
  • Be supportive and promote ongoing learning and education for all staff in the unit.
  • Actively participate in quality improvement projects for the source.
  • Maintains the Medical Centre in a permanent state of sanitary cleanliness.
  • Maintains accurate inventory of medications/medical supplies/ equipment.
  • Performs water analysis and testing, following the standard procedure.
  • Performs quick tests and examinations if required and in accordance with Doctor’s instructions.
  • Operates shoreside first-aid service in ports where guests and/or crew may not have access to regular emergency services.

 

SKILLS-SET NEEDED

  • At least 1-year performing & clinical interventions with PALS and ATLS
  • Holds a current Practicing Registration.
  • 2 years’ of experience in a similar role at sea is an advantage.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Advanced Life Support, or equivalent certification.
  • Solid experience in advanced care medical equipment e.g.: defibrillators, ventilators, patient monitors, sterilizers, etc.
  • Ability to perform electrocardiograms with basic interpretation.
  • Fully competent and able to perform procedures such as administering drugs, phlebotomy, venipuncture, wound treatment, etc.
  • Fundamental knowledge of all Sanitation Standards relating to medical requirements.
  • Sound knowledge of responsibilities in relation to food, water, and air safety.
  • Strong team player.
  • Provide a high standard of professionalism and customer service.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • A recognized medical certification is required before starting to work onboard.

 

TRAVEL DOCUMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Possess a valid passport and seaman book.

 

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