Triage Nurse - Telephone
Pontefract, West Yorkshire, England
I am recruiting for Telephone Triage Nurses to work in a telehealth organisation in Pontefract, West Yorkshire to support patients living in their own homes with chronic long term health conditions such as COPD or Coronary Heart Disease
The working hours are Monday to Friday from 0900 to 1700. A part time role of 2 days a week will also be considered.
The role is office based and you will be speaking to patients on the phone or via video link discussing clinical observations such as SP02, Pulse, BP and temperature that have been submitted via bluetooth. There is also a set of monitoring assessment questions that patients are asked on a daily basis to monitor symptoms and enable early detection of deterioration. You will be required to liaise with other Healthcare professionals involved in the patients care such as Community Cardiac and Respiratory nurses and the patients own GP.
You will need to be a Registered General Nurse with a valid NMC PIN and experience and knowledge of working with patients with long term chronic health conditions. A further qualification in this area would be an advantage
For more information please call Rebekah as soon as possible on [... Click Apply...]
- £ 30000 Per year
- Full time, Part time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 16 Nov 2016
Closes 16 Dec 2016
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