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Anaesthesia Nurse

Employer: THE SUPREME HR ADVISORY PTE. LTD.
Industry: Health and Medical
Location: Singapore

Roles & Responsibilities

Anaesthesia Nurse
Working days : Rotating shift Mon – Fri (7am-7pm), Alternate Saturday (8:30am-1pm)
Salary : $2500-$3500
Location : Orchard

Roles and Responsibilities
Admission of new patients to OR
Ensure nursing care and able to relate with patient and relatives
Manage patient files and records
Prepare and perform all surgical procedures in a sterile manner, observing all principles of asepsis and sterility
Prepare and maintain all surgical instruments in an organized and logical manner
Conduct a full count of instruments and accessories before the start of an operation, after the closure of any major cavity, and the end of the operation
Handle all sharps and contaminated waste in a safe and effective manner
Assist with cleaning and transferring of patient to the recovery area
Prepare and perform all surgical procedures in an appropriate manner, while observing all principles of asepsis and sterility
Assist with surgical scrub as required
Prepare the operating room and all equipment for each operation and ensure the functioning of such equipment
Dispose of all sharps and contaminated waste in a safe and effective manner
Assist with the cleaning and transferring of patient to the recovery area
Register and record all instruments and sets received
Report any anomalies in sets received (e.g. incomplete, broken instruments)
At all times, ensure that both operating rooms and equipment are maintained in a permanent state of readiness
Examining patients’ histories for allergies or illnesses that would affect anesthesia
Evaluating and preparing patients, providing education about surgery and recovery, and discussing the side effects of anesthesia with them
Determining the amount and type of anesthesia needed for the patient and the best way to administer it.
Preparing and administering the proper dose of anesthesia.
Monitoring patients’ vital signs and their dose of anesthesia during medical procedures.
Overseeing patients’ safety during anesthesia recovery.
Evaluating patients’ progress before, during, and after medical procedures.
Performing some administrative duties, such as ordering anesthesia, training new staff, and overseeing department finances.
Any other ad-hoc duties assigned

Requirements
Candidate must possess Diploma/Degree in Nursing from a recognised institution as approved by Singapore Nursing Board
SNB registered Nurse
At least 2 years of experience in healthcare operating theatre settings
Able to thrive in fast-pace environment
Proactive and supportive in carrying out new initiatives
Prior Experience as a scrub nurse would be preferred


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