Scrub Practitioner - Southampton

Eclypse Recruitment
£25,000 - £30,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Scrub Practitionerup to £30,000SouthamptonF/T 37.5hrs/wk between 8am - 7pmScrub Practitioner required in Southampton this service has been established for 10 years acquired by this private organisation in 2014.The Treatment Centre provides inpatient and day case elective surgery with associated outpatient anddiagnostic clinics across 9 specialties Orthopaedics, Oral Surgery, Gynaecology, General Surgery, ENT (ear, nose and throat), Urology, Eye Surgery, Endoscopy and Pain Management. The Treatment Centre has 44 patient beds with 5 theatres that operate Monday to Saturday. Minor, intermediate and major elective procedures are carried out across the 9 specialties.
As a Scrub Practitioner you will undertake all aspects of clinical work in the theatre area and provide a high standard of patient care and safety.
Key duties will include:
Being responsible for the "total patient" in your care during the peri-operative phase Ensuring that all procedures performed meet individual patient needs, reflect good practice Ensuring that patients made informed decisions about their surgery and that consent meets legal requirements Ensuring that comprehensive theatre records are maintained in respect of all patients Ensuring that the cleanliness and hygiene of the theatre complex is maintained, adhering to infection control policies and procedures, Health and Safety policies and procedures Skills & ExperienceTo be successful in this role you will have:
Relevant theatre experience as a scrub practitioner Knowledge of current research, key issues and development in theatre practice Knowledge of Health & Safety/Risk Management within the operating departmentPlease submit your CV to Julie: Keywords: Ophthalmic, Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, Outpatients Nurse, post-operative, peri-operative, perioperative, RGN, NMC, pre-op, pre-operative, Scrub Nurse, Theatre Nurse, minor operations, Hampshire, Southampton, medical and nursing