Job Reference: 21SN003
Closing Date: 31st October 2016
We have an exciting opportunity in our Hereford clinic for a staff nurse who wants to make a difference in our patient’s lives. You will provide patient care according to Diaverum procedures and in order to increase the quality of life for our patients. A comprehensive professional training programme will be provided to you, including on-the-job training, e-learning and access to our in-house education programme ‘d Academy’. The role is full time, working shift patterns over a mixture of early and late days on average a 37.5 hour week or 150 hours over a 4 week period, Monday to Saturday. Part time applications are welcome.
• Take ownership of care programmes for renal patients including the initiation and termination of dialysis, whilst providing stable clinical care, emotional support and independence for patients• Follow the tailored care plans to administer medications, fluid therapy or other appropriate treatments as per Consultant instructions and ensuring clinical activity is appropriately documented in the patient medical record
• Review pre and post haemodialysis care with patient
• Discuss health concerns with patient; review patient concerns with the multi-disciplinary team as necessary
• Provide ongoing patient education
• Prepare and monitor dialysis machines and systems inline with Diaverum processes
• Monitor dialysis water treatment system for use according to the established procedures
• Act as a named staff nurse for a group of assigned patients ensuring ‘great care‘ is provided at all times
• Proactively participate in quality and service improvement programmes
• NMC Registered Nurse
• Awareness and Understanding of NMC code of professional conduct
• Be able to work autonomously and within a multi-disciplinary team
• At least one year’s experience in general nursing (Haemodialys would be an advantage but not essential) - full training is provided.
• Applications from newly qualified Nurses are welcomed• Have a positive and dynamic approach to providing safe and effective delivery of care
• Excellent communication skills with fluency in English
With a focus on people it’s no surprise that we offer competitive salaries, excellent training and exceptional career prospects. We’re a growing and ambitious company, so there is huge potential at Diaverum to develop and enjoy fantastic rewards in your career. We actively encourage and support your development and career aspirations on a global scale.
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Diaverum are an equal opportunities employer
Diaverum is one of the world’s largest independent renal care providers. We can devote all our efforts to developing the best renal care services in the fields of dialysis, transplantations or preventive care and lifestyle related services.
More than five percent of the world’s adult population is suffering from some kind of kidney disease. Almost two million people have to receive ongoing dialysis treatment, several times a week.
We know our patients, their needs, and their strong desire to live a normal daily life, not being confined by their illness. Our aim is that our patients can experience a warm and homely atmosphere when visiting our clinics, and when leaving we hope they feel revitalised.