The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Staff Nurse Discharge Lounge Band 5 30 hours week (2 posts)
The Discharge Lounge is evolving, we need you!
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and committed Nurses to join the Discharge Lounge.
The Discharge Lounge coordinates the patient's journey back into community and provide a seamless transfer of care /discharge to ongoing primary care services/placements and patients own homes.
On the Discharge Lounge you will work closely with the medical, nursing, therapy and social work teams to ensure patients are discharged safely and will be key in supporting the Trusts efficient flow. You will pick up new discharges/transfers throughout the day and ensure effective communication between care teams and families.
You will have sound clinical skills and the knowledge to be able to identify risk and champion best practice.
Experience in discharging and a good understanding of both community healthcare settings for a range of medical and surgical conditions is essential.
Experience of Patient Flow and Transfer of Care is desirable however induction and training will be given. Informal discussion welcomed or to organise a pre-arranged visit call. Claire Thomas-Atkinson Email: Apply Telephone: Apply