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Registered Nurse

Taunton, Somerset, England
EX24 6DA
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
25 May 2019

Job Description

Position: Registered Nurse

Qualification: GNM/BSC Nursing/PBBSc/MSc. Candidates with IELTS 7 Bands in all the modules and Writing 6.5/OET B grade are eligible for Skype interview

Type of Job: Permanent

Job Location: Somerset, UK

Responsibility & Accountability:

• Monitor exact, detailed reports and records of critical ICU patient.

• Monitor and record symptoms and changes in patients’ conditions and inform to physician.

• Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostics tests to identify and assess patient’s condition.

• Carefully observe and document patient medical information’s and vital signs.

• Document patients’ medical histories and assessment findings.

• Document patients’ treatment plans, interventions, outcomes, or plan revisions.

• Consult and coordinate with health care team members about whole patient care plans.

• Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patient’s response and conditions.

• Monitor the critical patients for changes in status and indications of conditions such as sepsis or

shock and institute appropriate interventions.

• Administering intravenous fluids and medications as per doctor order.

• Monitor patients’ fluid intake and output to detect emerging problems such as fluid and electrolyte

imbalances.

• Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.

• Identify patients who are at risk of complications due to nutritional status.

• Direct and supervise less skilled nursing/health care personnel, or supervise a particular unit on one

shift to patient’s response and conditions.

• Treating wounds and providing advanced life support.

• Assist physicians with procedures such as bronchoscopy, endoscopy, endotracheal intubation, and

elective cardio version.

• Ensuring that ventilator, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.

• Ensure that equipment or devices are properly stored after use.

• Identify malfunctioning equipment or devices.

• Collaborating with fellow members of the critical care team.

• Responding to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment.

• Critical care nurses may also care for pre- and post-operative patients when those patients require

ICU care.

• In addition, some act as manager and policy makers, while others perform administrative duties. • Assess patients’ pain levels and sedation requirements.

• Prioritize nursing care for assigned critically ill patients based on assessment data and identified

needs.

• Assess family adaptation levels and coping skills to determine whether intervention is needed. • Acting as patient advocate & providing education and support to patient families.

• ICU nurse must be able to draw ABG Blood and interpret report correctly.

• ICU nurse should have enough knowledge about GCS (Glasgow Coma Scale) and also evaluation

capacity of patient condition.

Ref: 25.04 / 3

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