Nurse Advisor - London

Recruiter
Ashfield
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Company: Ashfield
Position: Nurse Advisor – Flexible Nurse
Territory: London
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive

The role of the Flexible Nurse
is to predominantly provide a home care service to train, educate and support
patients in their own homes in the self-administration of subcutaneous
injections. In addition provide education to healthcare professionals across
primary and secondary health care settings. The Flexible Nurse Role has a
dynamic and syndicated approach, working across various pharmaceutical company
sponsored projects, including some which are audit and research based.

Key Role and Responsibilities:


Provide a homecare service to train patients and
healthcare professionals in the use of delivery devices for the
self-administration of prescribed subcutaneous therapies.


To provide patient education regarding their
treatment to all patients and their carer/s referred to the service.


Undertake risk assessments prior to undertaking
home visits as required by company procedures.


To fully document all patient interactions in
accordance with Company policies and procedures which will include an
electronic patient record system (EPRS).


To be pro-active and able to work under own
initiative, whilst helping to maximise the potential of the team.


Work across territories to support colleagues
for A/L or sickness and where necessary stay overnight.


To comply with the Adverse Event procedures of
Ashfield Health Care and the client companies in respect of all matters
relating to Pharmacovigilance.


To communicate with and develop relationships
with key nursing staff and medical staff at all organisations for the delivery
of the service.


Where necessary ensure project specific service
agreements are put in place with healthcare organisations in accordance with
company procedures.


Attend national nurse team meetings and project
training as required.


Complete all necessary administration in a
timely and accurate manner, particularly in relation to activity reporting,
information feedback and expenses.


Undertake other tasks and assignments which may
be required by the Nurse Manager or Company as discussed and agreed.

Essential Skills:




Active NMC registration.


Minimum of two years post registration
experience.


RCN member (or equivalent).


Experience in working in one or more of the
following disease areas: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Dermatology, Rheumatology,
Oncology or Haematology.


Previous Community/Homecare experience.


Previous Nurse Advisor experience.


Ability to travel and work flexibly.

Background
Ashfield is a fast-paced place
to work where you will be highly valued. We’ll give you all the support,
training and encouragement you need to deliver first-class results for our
clients. With an international reach and great support, the opportunities here
are wide and diverse.

It’s our people that have made
us successful, and we are committed to our values.
Quality, Partnership,
Ingenuity, Expertise and Energy.

Successful candidates will
benefit from a car, laptop, pension and healthcare. Please note that the
ability to drive is a requirement of this role.

If you would like to be
considered for this exciting opportunity please select "APPLY NOW"
below.
Please note if you have not
heard from a member of the recruitment department within 7 days your
application has been unsuccessful at this stage.

Thank you for your interest in
Ashfield.