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Are you looking for Medical jobs in Uganda 2024? If yes, then you might be interested in Theatre Assistant job at Medical Teams International

Kampala, Uganda

Full-time

Deadline: 

April 30, 2024 at 2:00:00 PM

About the Organisation

In our broken world, so many people are suffering. They are pushed to the margins and forgotten. Men, women and children are persecuted and left without homes. They are hurting, sick and in crisis.

God calls us to love the vulnerable, to dare to love like Jesus. He uses us to provide people in crisis with protection and care.

We work to restore health as the first step to restoring hope. Because every person deserves the chance for a better life.

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Job Title

Theatre Assistant job at Medical Teams International

Job Description

Responsible for sterilizing and preparing theatre equipment, instruments and surfaces according to hygiene standards and procedures to ensure high quality of care and safe environment for the patient.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Strictly apply all specific sterilization and hygiene protocols and security rules; proactively seek advice and clarifications from the Anaesthetic Officer about the specific protocols or procedure to follow in each specific case

  • Sterilize all surgical instruments and equipment and prepare surgical trolleys for operation

  • Assist the surgical team before, during and after operations as requested

  • Assist in preparing patients for surgery, explaining procedures and transporting patients between ward and operating room

  • Scrub, glove, mask and gown the surgical team

  • Pass surgical instruments to surgeon, cut sutures, apply dressings and prepare specimens for laboratory analysis

  • Dispose of surgical waste safely in accordance with IPC procedures and protocol

  • Ensure biomedical equipment is in good working order by using in accordance with user manual and protocols, perform cleaning and minor maintenance and alert supervisor in case of malfunctioning

  • Ensure that medical practices are conducted with the highest level of integrity and ethics according to professional and MTI Code of Conduct

  • Ensure direct reports have clear objectives, receive mentorship and participate in capacity building opportunities

  • Conduct performance evaluations and enforce disciplinary procedures as per MTI policy

  • Other duties as assigned

Become a CPA

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Certificate in Theatre Techniques is required

  • Registration with Allied Health Professionals Council is required

  • Valid practicing license is required

  • 2 years of experience in a similar role is required

  • Experience working with an international NGO is an added advantage


KNOWLEDGE

  • Knowledge of instrument sterilization

  • Knowledge of infection prevention and control (IPC) protocol


SKILLS

  • Skilled in applying dressings and preparing specimens for laboratory analysis

  • Good communication skills, with good command of spoken English

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills


ABILITIES

  • Physically fit with ability to move patient from operating table to trolley

  • Ability to take action without waiting to be told what to do

  • Ability to pay attention to details

  • Ability to follow IPC protocol

  • Ability to support MTI Calling and adhere to the MTI Code of Conduct

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How to Apply

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Are you interested? Click the "APPLY" button below to submit your application.

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