Job Summary: The Nurse will add immediate value by provide medical support for doctors to conduct patient biometrics measurement and records management, acting as the patients first point of contact. This role will unlock opportunities for you, enabling you to further develop your expertise within a progressive culture where a huge emphasis is placed on investing in the best talent.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide nursing support to doctors during all medical examinations to support correct operations execution
Perform a wide variety of nursing activities (e.g. taking vital signs, eye test, ECG, audiogram tympanometry, spirometry, height and weight, BMI, etc) to ensure examinations? execution according to best practices and legal requirements
Follow up medical evaluations to secure medical fitness clearance and / or medical license
Prepare and maintain patient medical records as per Medical Center, GCAA, ICAO and HAAD regulations to ensure continuous legal and regulatory compliance
Control flight and cabin crew medical examination records completeness (e.g. vaccination profile, sickness reports and alcohol and drugs check records), to fulfil requirements for medical licensing as per GCAA and ICAO
Perform and check preparation of medical equipment and treatment rooms to ensure alignment with Medical Center policy and best practice
Maintain and check standards and general cleanliness to ensure alignment to Medical Center policy and medical hygiene best practices
Communicate and report equipment malfunction to the Nurse Manager and maintenance staff to ensure awareness and scheduling of repair
Conduct daily supply inventories of drugs, trays, emergency crash cart, and other medical equipment to ensure sufficiency and safe functioning of the medical center
Support and participate in Medical Center programs such as health education lectures, forums and campaigns
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must hold a Diploma (2 years or more) or equivalent qualification providing nursing certification or anything above (i.e. vocational certificate / Bachelor Degree / Master degree).
Valid current national license; Valid HAAD / MoH license (preferred); Valid First Aid qualification, CPR / BLS certificate (preferred).
Three years of work experience within relevant field; Knowledge of aero medical procedures and policies as per GCAA and HAAD regulations.
Operation of medical equipment such as audiometer, ECG machine, optic testers, spyrometer, electronic vital signs machines, tympanometer, etc.
Etihad Airways is an award winning, global aviation group and the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Our goal is to be a truly 21st century global airline, challenging and changing the established conventions of airline hospitality. Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2015 carried 17.4 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base, Etihad Airways flies to or has announced plans to serve 116 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas. The airline has a fleet of around 120 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, with approximately 200 aircraft on firm order, including 66 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and five Airbus A380s.