Practice Nurse/RGN

Wandsworth, London, Greater London, England
SW17 9TD
Pay
£ 24 - 26 Per hour
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Bank, Contract, Temporary
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Newly qualified
Posted
29 Jul 2020
Closes
29 Aug 2020

Job Description

We are working with a private swabbing service who are undertaking a workplace assurance programme. They are in need of Registered Nurses to conduct swabbing.

Principles Duties

• Ensure current Covid -19 governments regulations are adhered when screening patients as required by the Onsite testing policy and directive provided.

• Assures confidentiality of patient information and medical records.

• Welcome assigned patients undertake identity checks for testing and review testing Questionnaires submitted in preparation to screening for COVID-19

• Update medical records for past medical history, allergies, sensitivities

• Perform PCR Swab and collecting nasopharyngeal swab samples

• Perform finger prick testing and inform patient and record results on clinical system

• Perform Venepuncture antibody test and record test performed on clinical system

• Prepare lab requisitions for swab/ Venepuncture lab samples according to laboratory destination.

• Label appropriately prepare and store lab samples in accordance with required laboratory specifications.

• Ensure that all blood spills are immediately cleaned with appropriate disinfectant according to Covid-19 Infection control policy.

• Maintain environmental integrity and aesthetics ensuring all areas are safe and clean as per Onsite Policy and Infections control policies. This includes PPE doff and don procedure.

• Prepare and organise clinical supplies inc PPE, and equipment to prevent wastage

• Stock check remaining supplies

• Assists with other related duties as assigned such as coordinating testing on the day

Training:

• Virtual or face to face training will be given for the clinical system. A dedicated support team is available to assist with this.

Hours:

Monday - Friday

8am - 8pm

Ref: Allday2

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