Registered Nurse Band 5

Recruiter
Dynasty Healthcare
Location
Hereford
Salary
20.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Provides patient care and staff education by utilising specialty training; consulting with patients and health professionals.

Duties:
* Assesses patient needs within specialty area by obtaining a medical history; examining the patient; gathering related information.

* Develops nursing care plan by analysing and documenting the patient's physical condition, psychological status, and influencing social factors; applying special training.

* Provides coordinated patient treatment by communicating the nursing care plan and all pertinent information to other members of the health care team.

* Updates nursing care plan by maintaining and reviewing medical record; keeping abreast of changing conditions and needs; re-evaluating goals; modifying treatment plan.

* Maintains quality of care by integrating risk management, quality management, utilisation management, and infection control management principles within the care plan.

* Keeps nurse manager informed by communicating current activities and problems in specialty care.

* Prepares health care providers in speciality care delivery by applying knowledge and special training; providing educational programs; monitoring specialty care applications; counselling caregivers.

* Provides speciality care information by collecting, analysing, and summarising data and trends.

* Completes specialty care projects by identifying and implementing new technology and resources; redesigning systems; re-deploying human resources; revising educational programs.

* Maintains legal and accreditation compliance by recommending policy positions concerning local and national regulations and standards; anticipating emerging issues.

* Updates specialty care job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organisations.

* Enhances nursing and medical centre reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Skills/Qualifications:
Medical Teamwork, Multi-tasking, Bedside Manner, Administering Medication, Judgment, Nursing Skills, Physiological Knowledge, Infection Control, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Pain Management, Acute/Critical Care.
Applications can be sent to 14 Oval Road North, Dagenham, Essex RM10 9EL
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Healthcare Nursing Assistant


Job Purpose:
Helps patients by supporting personal hygiene and daily living needs; providing comfort, transportation, and vital sign monitoring.

Duties:
* Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.

* Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.

* Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, non-sterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments and therapeutic baths; applying restraints.

* Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and body mass; testing urine; recording intake and output information.

* Provides patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients; answering patients' call lights and requests; reporting observations of the patient to nursing supervisor.

* Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.

* Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures.

* Protects organisation's value by keeping patient information confidential.

* Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, local requirements and national standards.

* Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organisations; maintaining licensure.

* Enhances nursing department and Hospital reputation by taking ownership and accomplishment of care delivery

to be professional at all times.

maintain duty of care and candour.