RGN Private Healthcare Hospital in Surrey
RGN - Surrey -£32,000-35,000 plus excellent benefits package
Experience - Ophthalmic preferred but not essential if willing to learn
Hours - Full time day hours
Location - Surrey
Type of role - Permanent
Our client is a prestigious Private Healthcare group with Hospitals around the country, due to expansion we are seeking a Registered Nurse who is patient focused to join their team in Surrey, someone who lives locally is NMC registered and has the below experience.
The RGN will be responsible for participating in all aspects of the ophthalmic service at the hospital including surgery. They will provide excellent care to all patients, with specific responsibility for diagnostic testing, pre-operative assessment, peri-operative and post-operative care in the surgical and refractive suite of the hospital, and assisting with minor operations.
They will ensure a comprehensive level of care provision ensuring the patient is regularly updated to encompass change and will deliver highly skilled patient-centred care to all ophthalmic patients within the hospital.
They will assist in maintaining an 'out of hours’ emergency patient service for quality standards and continuity of care.They will adhere to the principles of clinical governance and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to assist in providing the most efficient and effective level of service.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
You will promote a sensitive, responsive and caring approach to all patients, visitors and colleagues within the hospital environment.To be responsible for the delivery of high quality, safe and effective patient care throughout the patients’ visit to the hospital.To work in a manner that also ensures maximum efficiency, effective utilisation of resources and the seamless delivery of support to Consultants / Surgeons.
- Registered General Nurse
- Current NMC registration
- One year post qualification nursing experience
- Computer and IT skills i.e. good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
- Awareness of responsibilities in relation to NMC Professional Code of Conduct
- Awareness of role of CQC
- Patient Care General knowledge of clinical governance
- Awareness of other key regulatory guidance, e.g. Health and Social Care Act (2012)
- Service Excellence
- Qualification in Ophthalmology or Peri operative care
- Previous experience in Ophthalmology, Theatre, General surgery or Outpatients
Excellent working environment and package available, please send your CV and we shall reply asap. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and be NMC registered.