Practice Nurse Band 6 - Dishforth - Thirsk

Recruiter
Military Medical Personnel
Location
Thirsk
Salary
£22.00 - £24.00/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
OVERALL JOB DESCRIPTION-SERVICE REQUIREMENTS


1. To work as part of a multi-disciplinary primary healthcare team delivering Primary Health Care (PHC) services and elements of occupational health to military personnel.


2. To be responsible to the Senior Doctor or Lead Nurse and provide routine clinics to meet the need of the Population at Risk (PAR).


3. If acting as the Lead Nurse, be responsible for the line management and clinical supervision of other Practice Nurses where appropriate and ensure untrained personnel within the treatment area work within their scope of practice.


4. To work autonomously in the provision of nurse led clinics, including communication with outside agencies and disciplines.


5. To provide clinical treatment, screening and advice within their level of competence in accordance with NMC Codes of Practice and Scope of Professional Practice, and defence Medical Services (DMS) clinical guidelines and protocols.


6. To be involved in the development of programmes of care/service delivery within their scope of practice, including the ability to perform audits and conduct electronic searches, to meet the demands of the Population at Risk (PAR).


7. To assess, plan, implement and evaluate clinical care of patients autonomously within their level of competence/scope of practice.




B. STANDARDS TO WHICH A REGISTERED NURSE MUST COMPLY WHEN PROVIDING THE SERVICE


8. To comply with regulatory standards set out by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Code of Conduct.


9. To undertakes continuous professional and personal development as required by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), employer and Defence Primary Healthcare (DPHC).


10. To comply with Joint Service Publication (JSP) 950 Medical Policy.