Tissue Viability Nurse - 3404906

Black Pearl
  • Tissue Viability Nurse Jobs in UAE - 3404906

    Black Pearl
  • 1 - 10 Years
  • UAE
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Job Description

Our client, a well-known healthcare facility in UAE is currently recruiting for the position of Tissue Viability Nurse to be based in Abu Dhabi In this role, you will lead the development and implementation of effective tissue viability and wound care management service, implement a contemporary, evidenced-based model of care in the prevention and management of skin and tissue injuries and promote a progressive attitude to the continual improvement of patient care through research, evidence based practice and change management Additionally, you will be reporting to the Clinical Coordinator

Other responsibilities include but are not limited


Acts as a positive role model and mentor

Promotes an interdisciplinary team approach to the prevention and management of skin and tissue injuries

Demonstrates accountability, critical thinking and leadership in conflict management and problem solving

Recommends and manages appropriate resources to support the prevention and management of skin and tissue injuries

Acts as a resource for staff in regard to tissue viability & wound care management

Leads in the recruitment and professional development of Tissue Viability champions

Develops and implements a program to assist in professional development and succession planning of Tissue Viability and Wound Care champions

Clinical Activities

Provides clinical leadership with the assessment, management and evaluation of care of skin and tissue injuries

Recommends appropriate, evidence-based regimens for the prevention and management of skin and tissue injuries

Ensures that all patients with skin and tissue injuries are treated as per clinical orders and current wound care protocols guidelines

Participates in interdisciplinary and family meetings to address skin and tissue injury-related concerns in the plan of care

Reviews all incidents of skin and tissue injuries and correctly categorize these as reflected in the performance indicators

Ensures that a root cause analysis is conducted on all patients who develop or have a worsening skintissue injury with an action plan that addresses the causes

Ensures that the performance indicators accurately reflect the skin and tissue injuries within the organization

Ensures that action plans and improvement projects are developed and implemented, based on a root cause analysis for all performance indicators which exceed stated benchmarks

Ensures that a regular incidence and prevalence study is conducted to correlate accuracy of reported skin and tissue injuries

Networks and establishes linkages with local national wound care and tissue viability groups and brand representatives within the region

Education & Research

Leads performance improvement activities based on identified issues from indicators, incident reports, root causes analyses and audits

Actively leads and participates in research initiatives which lead to an increase in the body of knowledge of wound care and tissue viability

Participates in delivering education internally through formal and informal avenues

Participates in the delivery of change management strategies through local, national and international conferences

Actively participates in the development of resources which guide the care of patients with actual and potential skin and tissue injuries

Occupational Safety and Health (OSH)

Integrate appropriate OSH management into process and culture

Ensure staff has knowledge to meet their responsibilities

Ensure OSH risks are identified and controlled

Provide OSH information, training and supervision

Assist with the preparation of risk assessment

Ensure application of appropriate risk control measures

Reporting of OSH hazards and incidents to Quality Coordinator or Health & Safety Officer

Take reasonable care of the health and safety of others that may affected by their acts or omissions at work

Actively participates in OSH Trainings and Consultation meeting

Professional Responsibilities

Ensures patient confidentiality is respected and maintained at all times

Develops and maintains a Professional Portfolio related to Tissue Viability

Works as a strong patient advocate maintaining effective channels of communication with residentspatients, relatives and all members of the interdisciplinary team

Acts as a patient advocate, challenging poor practice and discriminatory attitudes and behaviors

Recognizes the boundaries of their scope of practice and limits of own competence

Promotes quality of life and embraces the unique social and cultural role of the family

Facilitates a climate of mutual understanding and appreciation of cultural differences inherent in a multicultural society

Responds to all levels of emergencies according to the organizations policies and procedure


To be considered for this opportunity, you need to meet the following criteria

Must have a current UAE License as a Registered Nurse

Must be a Specialty Nurse or Nurse Practitioner

Must have completed post graduate qualification in Tissue Viability

Previous experience in a leadership role would be an advantage

Candidates based outside UAE are welcome to apply

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Deadline:13th Aug 2025

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