REGISTERED NURSE

Qualifications:

Bachelor Degree in Nursing or Associate degree in Nursing from Canada or USA with minimum two (2) years course duration and Successful completion of the National exam: USA: NCLEX – RN Canada: Licensing Exam, or; Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery of minimum three and half (3 ½) years course duration, or;

Diploma in Nursing of minimum three (3) years course duration

  • Not less than 2 years clinical experience post qualification or;
  • Not less than 2 year clinical experience in the assigned area of practice

     (Note; Experience requirement waived for graduates of UAE nursing

     colleges/universities after completion of internship)

  • Valid current HAAD license
  •  Valid current license from the country of origin
  • Valid Basic Life Support Certificate Accredited by American Heart Association

Other Requirements (Knowledge, skills and abilities):

  • Knowledge of current and established professional concepts, principles and practices.
  • Expertise in clinical area of practice and skills required to provide care.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the diverse cultural customs and religious beliefs of the population being cared for.
  • Knowledge of all the Infection Control practices of the United Arab Emirates.
  • Ability to use critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to organize patient care demands and to set priorities.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with all members of the healthcare team including patients and families.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated and ongoing commitment to professional development.
  • Ability to perform duties in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Knowledge of exam, diagnostic and treatment procedures at home care setting.
  • Knowledge of medications commonly used and their effect on patients
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment
  • Skilled in taking vital signs.
  • Skilled in maintaining records and writing reports.
  • Skilled in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the workers.
  • Skilled in using basic computer functions.