An opportunity has arisen for a staff nurse with a keen interest in cardiology to join the nursing team on ward 21/23. While experience in cardiology would be advantageous it is not essential. The successful candidate will rotate across the cardiology floor between ward 21 and ward 23. Ward 21 is an 8 bedded cardiac care unit, also providing telemetry to phase 3 in the Victoria Hospital. We care for patients with a wide variety of acute cardiac conditions from myocardial infarction, cardiac arrthymias and heart failure. As well as providing a GP assessment service Monday to Friday. Ward 23 is a fast paced busy acute general medical/cardiology ward with 26 beds that includes patients with cardiac conditions and a wide range of cardiac conditions. You will be expected to undergo training in all aspects of cardiac nursing and show commitment to study. This post is 37.5 hours a week with internal rotation dayshift and nightshift.
For informal enquiries please call Senior Charge Nurse Jamie Gorman on 01592 643355 ext 29923
A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.
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