Nurse at Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)

Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)

Job Description / Responsibility

Provide nursing care, treatment and follow-up of patients according to ALIMA’s protocols, universal hygienic standards and other procedures, in order to ensure a good delivery of care.

Implement and follow at all times the universal hygiene standards, security rules and other protocols and procedures regarding nursing and children nutrition matters.

Ensure proper functioning of the Therapeutic Program. This includes:

Daily collect the number of new admissions and exits and to check the attendance

Carry-out surveillance and follow-up of patients’ medical and nutritional evolution, identifying possible emergency situations arising and keeping doctors informed if necessary.

Ensure triage of patients in waiting areas, detecting the priority acute cases, carrying out first aid care when necessary and referring them to the doctor if necessary.

Carry-out all patient’s related tasks for the admission, weighing and measuring the children, identifying the degree and types of malnutrition, administration (patient card, register,) etc.

Ensure that medical and nutritional care is properly delivered to the patients and to daily follow the evolution of the patients.

Calculate the quantity of food needed for the day based on the number of children registered

Carry-out consultations to children and their parents, undertaking a complete clinical examination of children, looking for associated pathologies, drawing up nutritional surveillance forms and milk cards, providing required vaccination, etc.

Provide advice and inform children’s families about everything concerning the hospitalization, participate in the health education of the mothers and/or treatment process.

Control all pharmacy, food, and medical equipment (carrying out inventories, checking its quality and its functioning, storage conditions, doing follow-up of expired drugs, etc.).

Carry-out and supervise administrative procedures and documents (fill in patients files, forms, statistics, etc.), ensure an appropriate written/oral handover, and report any problematic situations and cases arising.

This position profile can be modified, depending on the evolution of the job. In addition to the tasks listed above, the nurse may be required to perform other tasks assigned by the supervisor as required by the mission

Educational Requirements

    Nursing diploma with nutritional training essential.

Experience Requirements

    Previous experience with other NGO required.

Additional Job Requirements

    Languages: English language is essential and other language is desirable.

    Knowledge: Desirable computer literacy (word, excel)

    Skills: Results, teamwork, commitment and flexibility.

Company Information
Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA) Address : One Whitehall Street, 2nd Fl, New York NY 10004 , New York , Nigeria Web : Website

Job Summary

Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)
  • Category : Healthcare
  • Posted on : 17 Oct 2018
  • Job Type : Contract
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Employer : Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)
  • Experience : 0
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Location : Borno
  • Application Deadline : 23 Oct 2018

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Interested and qualified candidates Submit their CVs, qualifications and a cover letters with contact details to ALIMA’ Offices in Maiduguri, at No. 20 Muhammad Goni Street, Old G.R.A. Maiduguri, Borno State. Maiduguri, Borno State.

Applications can be submitted in person or by email to: [email protected]

Please make sure to submit your application on or before this date.

Important remarks

Only successful applicants will be called for interview.
No monetary transactions, neither demands of favors in kind, nor other types of favoritism will be tolerated in the recruitment process.
Applications without 2 referees and contacts will not be considered

If you have any concerns about this job then please report it to our Customer Service team.

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Print at: 24 May, 2019 02:45 am

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