Triage Nurse - RGN - Band 6 - Primary Care - Kensington

Recruiter
Liquid Healthcare
Location
Kensington
Salary
£37,000 - £39,000/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Triage Nurse - RGN - Band 6 - Primary Care - Hounslow, South West London - Salary up to £39,000 Inclusive of London WeightingThis is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Triage Nurse ( RGN ) to take on a band 6 role, and join a highly reputable practice providing NHS services to the general public.As a Triage Nurse, you will be required to provide a patient focused confidential, efficient and accurate service in line with the procedures set out in the organisations Patient Access policies.As a Triage Nurse - RGN - Band 6 - Primary Care you will be expected to:Undertake telephone triage safely efficiently and confidentially.Ensure that patients identified as needing to see a clinician urgently are booked in appropriately.Ensure that all consultations are recorded in the patients' notes.Ensure that all diagnostic tests re requested prior to the patient seeing the clinician EG urine BP etc.Ensure that HCAs who will manage some of the investigations as set out in the HCA competency documents have clear clinical instructions and evidence of that task being delegated is within the medical records.Ensure that the patient is safe to wait until the appointment time or if not a 999 ambulance is called if warranted.Ensure patient safety at all times.The successful Triage Nurse - RGN - Band 6 - Primary Care will:Be a quailed Registered General Nurse with a valid UK PINHave proven experience in a similar triage role (some phone based triage experience is advantageous)Be able to evidence continued professional development (desired)Have the legal right to work in the UKTo apply for this exciting opportunity call Steve on 0161 234 9781 or send your CV to s.davis@liquidhc.com