Aster DM Healthcare
Aster DM Healthcare Limited is one of the largest private healthcare service providers operating in multiple GCC states and is an emerging healthcare player in India. With an inherent emphasis on clinical excellence, we are one of the few entities in the world with a strong presence across primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary healthcare through our hospitals, clinics and pharmacies. We have over 20,000 plus dedicated employees across the geographies that we are present in, delivering a simple yet strong promise to our different stakeholders: “We’ll treat you well.” We reach out to all economic segments in the GCC countries through our differentiated healthcare services across the “Aster”,
“Medcare” and “Access” brands.
Designation - Registered Nurse
Department - Nursing Services (LDRP)
Qualification - GNM / B.Sc Nursing
Experience - 1-4 Years' Experience in Labour Room
Unit - Aster CMI Hospital Bangalore
Direct Patient Care based on Nursing Process:
The assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation phase of care is a continuous process from the point of receiving the woman from the ward till the transfer of woman to the post natal ward after the child birth.
Assess the woman’s status, ensuring appropriate consent, utilizing techniques of observation, interview, measurement and physical examination as needed.
Document assessment findings.
Plans priorities of care in collaboration with obstetrician and other team members.
Commences discharge planning as soon as it is feasible in co-operation with obstetrician.
Delivers direct care setting priorities in the delivery of care.
Co-ordinates care delivered by other health professionals.
Assist in labour and other procedures as planned
Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the woman’s and family’s diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity and rights and is culturally competent.
Reports woman’s condition to appropriate personnel as indicated
Provide family-centred care by communicating with the family regarding the status of woman in labour.
Evaluates nursing intervention and document.
Communicates evaluation and subsequent plan to patient/significant others and healthcare team.
To participate in the performance appraisal of new Staff Nurses (Peer Review).
To inform Nurse Manager/Head Nurse of malfunctioning equipment.
To utilize resources effectively and efficiently.
To participate in Nursing Quality Assurance programs.
To encourage staff participation in unit-based Nursing Quality Improvement programs.
To identify unsafe care practices and contribute to corrective action.
Adheres to the hospital policies.
Participates in the hospital quality improvement program.
Maintains confidentiality of patients’ information.
Adheres to the safety protocols of the hospital and ensures safety of the patients.
Guides and supervises the work of nurse associate.
Delegates tasks to the nurse associate and other health care assistants rationally.
Works in accordance with the ISO, NABH and JCIA standards.
Works collaboratively and support efforts of team members.
Handles medico legal cases according to the organization’s protocols.
Follows strict infection control protocols and takes responsibility in ensuring quality control related to quality monitors
Provides end of life care according to the culture of people
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interact effectively with physicians, patients, visitors, staff and the broader health care community
To support Hospital’s policies and procedures.
To attend nursing meetings on a regular basis.
To participate in professional organizations.
To maintain current trends in nursing practice and management through formal education and self-development efforts.
To maintain professional knowledge, skills and accept responsibility for own education and career development.
To possess clear understanding and commitment to the philosophy of Aster DM Health care.
This job description gives a general outline of the post and is not intended to be inflexible or a final list of duties. It may therefore be amended from time to time.
Aster DM Healthcare Limited is one of the largest private healthcare service providers operating in multiple GCC states and is an emerging healthcare player in India. With an inherent emphasis on clinical excellence, we are one of the few entities in the world with a strong presence across primary, secondary, tertiary, and quaternary healthcare through our hospitals, and clinics. We have over 20,000 plus dedicated employees across the geographies that we are present in, delivering a simple yet strong promise to our different stakeholders: “We’ll treat you well.”
In India, we have 13 hospitals spread across Kerala (5 hospitals) with our flagship Aster Medcity Hospital at Kochi, Bangalore (2 hospitals Aster CMI & Aster RV) + 1 upcoming (Mother & Child), 1 in Hyderabad (Aster Prime), 1 in Kolhapur (Aster Aadhar) and 4 in Andhra Pradesh ( under Aster Ramesh Hospital 2 in Vijayawada, 1 in Guntur and 1 in Ongole). Most of our hospitals are NABH accredited with Medcity n Aster Ramesh (Guntur) JCI accredited.
In terms of revenue, we are USD 1.14 Bn company in which India contributes 17% and rest by GCC as of FY’19. Going forward we are also venturing into Pathology business (Aster Labs) by April’2020 n Pharmacy business in Jan ’21 apart from 3 new hospitals in next 3 years in India.
We have Centre of Excellence across various specialties like Neurosciences, Cardiac Sciences, Integrated Liver Care, Orthopaedics, Onco, Gastro, Nephro, etc. in most of our hospitals. In summary, most of our hospitals are tertiary and quaternary care setups. Kerala with 4 hospitals and 1 educational institute forms a cluster, Bangalore with 2 hospitals + 1 hospital in Kolhapur forms another cluster and Andhra+Telangana another cluster.