Staff Nurse - Outpatients (The Wellington Hospital)
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England
About The Facility
HCA Healthcare UK - World's largest private acute and complex care hospital group and winners of 'The Best Private Healthcare provider 2016' and 'Best International Cancer Services' provider 2016.
The Wellington Hospital is expanding in 2017 with the opening of a brand new state-of-the-art outpatient, diagnostic and treatment centre located in Elstree, North-West London. The centre will accommodate a wide range of both diagnostic and treatment services and will consist of; 16 Consulting rooms, 3T MRI, X-ray, Ultrasound & 6 treatment rooms.
The Wellington Hospital is the UK's largest independent hospital with over 260 beds. It has an international reputation for outstanding care in areas of medicine including; cardiac services, neurosurgery, critical care, rehabilitation, oncology and orthopaedics. Also part of the Wellington Hospital is the Platinum Medical Centre as well as the Diagnostics & Outpatients Centre located in Golders Green. Patients benefit from multidisciplinary streamlined care, investment in leading-edge technology and London teaching hospital consultants.
As a Staff Nurse in our new state-of-the-art outpatient, diagnostic and treatment centre in Elstree, you will work as part of a team to ensure a high standard of nursing care and safety for patients and all service users within the Outpatients centre.
This is a full time, permanent post. 37.5 hours per week.
The projected salary range is £31,630 - £35,822 per annum, plus a comprehensive benefits package on top.
Duties & Responsibilities
*To demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions.
*Assist in the organisation of clinics to ensure smooth and efficient operations.
*Assist in nurse-led clinics and carrying out observations, investigations and treatments as required.
*Ensure equipment is in good working order and maintain accurate records of patient care.
*Organise tests and appointments both within and outside the hospital.
*Provide patients and families with information regarding the management of their condition.
Skills & Experience
*RGN, NMC registered.
*Experience working within an outpatients department would be advantageous.
*Early recognition of clinical problems and report or take appropriate action
*Knowledge of relevant hospital policies and procedures.
*Phlebotomy training is desirable.
*You will be diplomatic, empathetic and tactful, with a passion for delivering customer service and a desire to provide an exceptional patient experience.
- £ 31630 - 35822 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 12 Jan 2017
Closes 9 Feb 2017
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