RMN Nurse Part Time

Recruiter
Jupiter Recruitment
Location
Bristol (City Centre)
Posted
10 Sep 2018
Closes
18 Sep 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a new opportunity for a Pre-Assessment Nurse to join our multidisciplinary team in treatment centre based in Bristol.
The treatment centre provides service for dental surgery, ear, nose and throat procedures, endoscopy, general surgery, gynaecology, joint replacements (outpatient assessment only), minor orthopaedic surgery, ophthalmology, and urology. In addition we provide diagnostic services, using the latest MRI, ultrasound and CT scan technology, arranged with local providers.
Key Responsibilities
As a Pre-Assessment Nurse you will be expected to assist in the efficient running of the outpatient and perioperative service and co-ordinate the patients hospital admission from pre-admission to discharge.
This will include organising and undertaking pre-admission screening of selected patients ensuring they are fit for surgery on the date allocated.
You will also ensure that all patients are fully informed of their proposed treatment plans and all questions are answered.
In addition you will take appropriate action for those patients who do not meet the inclusion criteria, managing appropriate referral onto other Consultants, or back to General Practitioners, for further assessment and treatment where indicated.
Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role you will have:
Extensive relevant experience in acute care or elective surgical nursing with recent experience in undertaking pre-assessments
Experience in day care/ short stay and inpatient nursing
Knowledge and skills of acute surgical care provision
Up to date hands on clinical skills including phlebotomy, IV drug administration and performing ECGs
Qualifications
NMC Registered Nurse
Teaching qualification/ ENB 998 or equivalent
Basic / Intermediate life support skills
ECG and Venupuncture training
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