Staff Nurse Women’s Oncology Medical Surgical

Staff Nurse Women’s Oncology Medical Surgical

  • King Abdulaziz Medical City - Riyadh
  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Responsibilities / Duties:

Clinical Practice:

  • Provides direct patient care utilizing the nursing process within established hospital, divisional and unit specific policies and procedures, standards, protocols, etc.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and clinical assessment skills appropriate to clinical area
  • Takes direct and appropriate action in urgent and emergency situations
  • Documents all assessments, interventions and other pertinent information in the patient’s healthcare record in a timely and ongoing manner
  • Promotes continuity of patient care through oral and written communications
  • Demonstrates effective communication and collaboration skills when interacting with patients/families, other health care team members and members of other departments
  • Complies with hospital infection control and safety protocols


  • Provides a leadership and resource role in the provision of patient care
  • Acts as a unit management resources e.g. care coordinator, charge nurse, team leader, as assigned
  • Addresses issues using a problem solving framework. Initiates the nursing or medical/administrative chain of command if unable to resolve issues satisfactorily
  • Liaisons with other healthcare team members and departments to provide continuity of patient care and unit activities

Education & Research:

  • Works with all healthcare team members in activities designed for the improvement of patient care outcomes
  • Acts as a preceptor and/or resource for new employees, trainees and other staff
  • Assumes responsibility for own professional growth identifying those areas of clinical knowledge and skills that need further development
  • Uses research/current references in the provision of evidence-based care
  • Participates in teaching and mentoring of Nursing, Medical and Paramedical students, Interns and Residents


  • Anticipates and acts to maintain a safe environment
  • Assesses own care, that provided by others, patient care systems, and continuously seeks ways to improve
  • Compiles with and participates in Quality Management Processes and activities


  • Serves as a professional role model, teacher and resources person
  • Develops and utilizes professional collegial networking
  • Demonstrates respect, compassion and cultural sensitivity to patients/families, other hospital employees, students and faculty
  • Advocates for excellence in patient care
  • Assumes responsibility for own actions, decisions and behaviours
  • Demonstrates initiative in the performance of duties
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Qualifications Required:

  • Current and in Good Standing Nursing License/Registration (RN) to practice in country of residence
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (preferred)
  • Specific certificate as required in area of assignment

Experience Required:

  • Two (2) years current clinical experience in Specific Area of Practice

Special Skills Required:

  • English Language Skills
  • Arabic Language Skills (preferred)
  • Computer Skills