Are you looking for the next step in your career?
If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join a well renowned, established, leading specialist private hospital as a Orthopeadic Staff Nurse to join their committed nursing team.
The parent company, is one of the largest clinic groups, running a network of hospitals with around 10,000 employees treating over 300,000 patients each year. Specialising in mental health, orthopaedics, neurology, and cardiac surgery.
Duties & Responsibilities:
To ensure that the highest standard of evidence-based nursing care is delivered to all patients and their families
To act as patient advocate, ensuring privacy, dignity and confidentiality are met
To report any issues that are identified by patients or their relatives on a timely basis
To ensure that all provision of nursing care is documented on a timely basis and accurately reflects the patient experience
To ensure that individual consultant care protocols are followed
To ensure a high standard of infection control and the prevention of all avoidable healthcare associated infections.
To administer all drugs and medications as per the local policies and procedures
To report to the senior nurses any nursing issues of significance or concern
To ensure that all policies, procedures, guidelines and work instructions that relate to nursing are followed.
To maintain sound and effective working relationships and communication with all hospital staff and consultants.
Due to the commitment to continuous improvement, it is likely that the post will evolve over time. These duties will be subject to regular review and any amendments will be made in consultation and agreement with the post holder.
Skills and knowledge up to date on current nursing practice
Ability to plan care
Ability to manage a personal caseload
Understanding of ongoing personal development requirements
Good communication skills – verbal and written
Good interpersonal skills
Excellent customer care skills
Understanding of private medicine and the relevant legislative framework
Knowledge of clinical governance
Knowledge of care standard
Knowledge of the role of CQC
25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays (Pro-Rata)
Private Medical Insurance
Eye Care Scheme
Online Benefits Portal
Training & development opportunities
If this opportunity sounds like it would be the perfect fit for you then please apply.