Role Details

Located in the heart of Muscat and scenic area of Bausher, Muscat Private Hospital (MPH) is Oman’s first premier private medical facility offering state-of-the-art luxury medical services to the people of Oman for two decades. Rated as the best and first Joint Commission Accredited Hospital (JCI Accreditation – International Gold Standard of Quality) in the Sultanate of Oman. MPH’s aesthetically designed and spacious interiors, with thoughtful touches and an ambiance full of comfort aim to make visits to the hospital a relaxed and positive experience. We are looking for a Head of Nursing to join our executive team.



  • To ensure that the highest possible standards of nursing practice are established and maintained
  • To provide professional leadership to the nursing services
  • To ensure the nursing resource is used flexibly and safely and in a cost efficient manner
  • To lead the design, implementation and operation of the quality system for the hospital
  • To act as member of Hospital Management Team


Hours of Work: 45 hours per week


Management Responsibilities

  • Provide the professional leadership to all nursing departments
  • Act at all times in a manner that provides a positive role model for less senior members of staff in the hospital
  • Ensure the quality of care given to patients is the highest possible
  • Ensure the ongoing and effective communication and collaboration with medical staff in respect of patient care, audit
  • Be a member of the Hospital Management Team, Medical Staff Committee, Credentialing and Privileges Committee, and others as required
  • As a member of the hospital commissioning team, lead commissioning activities as agreed
  • Provide the professional leadership to all nursing departments
  • Ensure all necessary operational policies, procedures, protocols etc are in place and in use
  • Ensure programmes of nurse education occur that enhance quality of care and the professional capability of the nurses
  • Ensure the allocation of staff, duties and schedules supports patient comfort and safety while being managed in a cost effective manner
  • Ensure staff have the appropriate equipment and consumables to carry out their responsibilities and that they are used in a safe and economical manner
  • Ensure the highest standards of infection control are applied
  • Ensure the HIS is used to its optimum functionality and that all nursing records are fully maintained
  • Ensure budgets for all nursing departments are set and achieved each year
  • Ensure strategies for patient safety and risk management are developed and applied
  • Ensure a quality ethos and culture is developed across the hospital
  • Ensure the full and proper investigation of clinical incidents and complaints
  • Ensure the successful ongoing accreditation of the hospital for JCI and its ongoing maintenance
  • Ensure a process of clinical audit is applied in all relevant departments, working with the Medical Director in respect of medical audit
  • Assist the Hospital Director and others in the marketing and presentation of the hospital to external bodies
  • Participate in the appropriate professional networks in the region
  • Represent the hospital on external bodies and towards the community
  • Build an effective and motivated nursing team


Clinical responsibilities

  • To develop, review and maintain Employee health Services at the hospital
  • Departmental clinical duties as apportioned.
  • Setting standards of clinical practice in each discipline in association with departmental heads concerned.

Education Responsibilities

  • To take an active part in the induction and orientation of new staff.
  • To assist in on-going in-service education programmes for nursing staff.
  • To provide supervision and mentorship of designated staff.
  • To initiate and organize continuous medical education and research programs.



  • Registered nurse
  • Post graduate qualification in management or associated area
  • At least 10 years post registration nursing experience
  • At least five years previous experience as a Senior nurse of an acute hospital
  • Commissioning of hospital services
  • Understanding and implementation of HIS
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development


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    Contract Types
    Salary Range

    25,000 Riyal per month

    Job Location

    Way 63, Muscat Express Way، Ansab/Athaiba Exit, Before Al-Muna area،, مسقط، Oman

    • Muscat Private Hospital

    • Way 63, Muscat Express Way، Ansab/Athaiba Exit, Before Al-Muna area،, مسقط، Oman

    • (+968) 024583600

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