Registered Nurse

Professional Connections (Profco)

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: RP057-796

Job description / Role

Registered Nurse for Riyadh North Dialysis Center


Category
Nursing and Midwifery

Speciality
Dialysis- Haemodialysis

Location
Riyadh, Riyadh Dialysis North Center

Hospital
To apply for a post through Professional Connections at this hospital you should hold a European, North American, Australian or New Zealand passport as we are contracted by our client hospital to source from these territories.

Join the most prestigious organisation in The Middle East.

Our client hospital which has a 2000 bed capacity, is based in the Central Region of Saudi Arabia. The facility includes the largest dedicated Children's Hospital in the Middle East which opened in June 2015. A state-of-the art developments such as Cardiac and Liver Center; Emergency Care and Trauma Center continues to be the best Trauma Care Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is ranked as the 4th Emergency Care Center outside the United States of America, to provide (PHTLS) Pre-Hospital Trauma and Life Support program. Dental, Ambulatory (Outpatient) Care, Long Term Care/ Rehabilitation, Other adult and pediatric services provided include: Surgical and Medical wards, Oncology. Obstetrics and Gynecology (Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Antenatal and Post Partum wards); Oncology, Neonatal ICU, Operating Rooms, Ambulatory Care Center, Home Health Care Program, VIP Wards, Royal Suite, College of Medicine and Nursing College.

Description
KAIFHP UNIT PROFILE
UNIT NAME: Hemodialysis
PATIENT POPULATION:
Adults
Mixed Gender
Children 5-15 years (in future)

STAFF PATIENT RATIO:1 staff nurse to manage 3 patients
HOURS OF OPERATION:
07 00 - 19 00
Saturday to Thursday
Two dialysis shifts

NUMBER OF DIALYSIS STATIONS PER CENTER AND OCCUPANCY RATE:
CENTER: Riyadh North
NO.OF STATIONS:106
SESSIONS PER MONTH: +/-2200

PRIMARY PATIENT DIAGNOSES:
End Stage Renal Failure - Chronic - associated with Diabetes Mellitus, Malignant Hypertension, Inherited Renal Disorders, Auto-Immune disorder. Cardiovascular disease

PROCEDURES:
Conventional Bicarbonate Hemodialysis, Online Hemodiafiltration,
Single Needle Dialysis, Sodium and Ultrafiltration profiling and Isolated
Ultrafiltration
Care of and cannulation of arteriovenous fistula or arteriovenous graft
Care of exit site tunneled catheter and connection via tunneled catheter
Providing Basic Life Support/ Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Quality Improvement Monitoring Projects (QIP) - anaemia
management, mineral bone disease, infection prevention and control,
dialysis adequacy and vascular access
Monitoring water treatment and hemodialysis machine
Laboratory blood drawing
Administering intravenous iron infusion and blood transfusion
Point of care glucose monitoring
Conducting 12 lead ECG

Benefits
* Generous Tax-Free Salary. Each case individually negotiated.
Calculated for years of experience and for postgraduate education.
* One-year renewable contract. If you renew for the second year, you will receive one month salary as a recontracting bonus.
* Holidays: 61 days paid leave per year. ( Annual leave and public
holidays)
* Return flight to your nearest international airport (Point of Hire) at beginning and end of the contract.
* Midyear ticket to your point of hire.
* Free fully furnished western accommodation. See our website for some
examples of the housing
https://youtu.be/uWwf8jBxRR8
* Free healthcare.
* Recreation centres at all hospitals free of charge.
* Free utilities. Cable TV available with up to 250 channels.
* High-speed internet.

Requirements

Requirements
Education: Diploma in Nursing - E
Registered Nurse with current Nursing license- E
Work Experience: Two (2) years current clinical experience in
specific area of practice - E
Specific certification as required in area of assignment - E
English Language Skills: Level I - Essential
Computer Skills:: Proficient - E

About the Company

Professional Connections International Healthcare Recruitment Agency

Professional Connections, often referred to as Profco, is an international healthcare recruitment specialist. Profco is working to help placing credentialed nurses, doctors and allied health professionals in exciting opportunities with leading hospitals around the world. International assignments are a great way for nurses and other healthcare professionals to broaden their experience and to see how healthcare is delivered in other countries, while at the same time enhancing their career prospects as they gain experience in different parts of the world.

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Nurse salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 6,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience