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Clinical Nurse, Endoscopy


  • Conduct head to toe assessment before procedure to identify care needs and plan effective nursing interventions to meet those needs
  • Ascertain patient readiness for procedure using a checklist i.e. confirms consent, IV access, and Vital signs.
  • Confirm equipment are clean and in working order before start of the procedure
  • Assist the physician during the procedure either as a scrub or circulating nurse
  • Administer IV medication and fluids as prescribed
  • Monitor patients during procedure, ensuring patient safety, stability and dignity is maintained throughout the procedure
  • Provide post procedure care and assesses patient’s readiness for discharge from the unit
  • Maintain accurate record of patient’s condition, procedures and medications.
  • Ensure discharge instructions from Endoscopy Unit are clear and documented, and hands over the patients to the floors or their families
  • Provide safe environment for patients through adherence to infection control practices, timely safety checks on oxygen source, suction and other equipment used in the unit
  • Take accountability for efficient use of consumables and practices judicious stock control at all times i.e. accurate and timely billing of used CSSD items and unit drugs
  • Responsible for safe use of equipment through cleaning, storage, per shift checks of the inventory and timely reporting of non-functional equipment to the unit supervisor
  • Participate in unit based continuing education and monitoring of identified unit based quality indicators
  • Participate in unit based nursing education, quality improvement (QI) projects, clinical care program certification (CCPC), audits, spot checks and skill checks


  • RN from a recognized school of nursing or University
  • Current licensure with the Nursing Council of Kenya
  • Certificate in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Demonstrate evidence based knowledge of current practices in Medical-Surgical/ Theatre nursing.


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