JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION TITLE: Paediatric ICU (Paediatric, BMT & ICU/OR) CODE: DEPARTMENT: Nursing – Health Science Center LEVEL: PURPOSE: Provides full responsibility for coordinating and making decisions about patient care. 1.0 STAFF ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS: 1.1 REPORTS TO: Department Head 1.2 RESPONSIBLE FOR: Immediate subordinates 2.0 JOB SUMMARY: Provides full responsibility for coordinating and making decisions about patient care. 3.0 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides direct care to patients and families. Works with physicians and health care team members to plan and evaluate patient care. Scheduling and coordinating procedures, tests, new referrals, admissions, and appointments. Helps to assess, develop, coordinate, and revise teaching programs Provides in-service instruction for nurses. Evaluates patient outcomes and cost-effectiveness of care. Designing, implementing, and evaluating nursing practices Prescribing and administering medications. Serves as a consultant to other nurses and health-care professionals. Performs other tasks and duties within the scope of the knowledge, skills, and experience required for the job, as assigned by the immediate supervisor. 4.0 EDUCATION AND LICENSURE: BS in Nursing and ONS certification Must hold current license 5.0 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 3 years bedside experience 6.0 SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Minimum of 3 years Paediatric ICU experience. JOB DESCRIPTION PAGE 1 OF 2 Property of Saad Specialist Hospital. Not to be used without permission. JOB DESCRIPTION 7.0 PHYSICAL EFFORT REQUIRED: 8.0 HOURS/SHIFT WORK: Staff must be available to work one or all shifts in department 9.0 CONDITIONS: This job description is subject to periodic review and may be changed at any time by authorized personnel. APPROVAL SIGNATURES: Unit Manager: Senior Administrator: Director, Human Resources: JOB DESCRIPTION PAGE 2 OF 2 Property of Saad Specialist Hospital. Not to be used without permission.