We are seeking to recruit a motivated Outpatient Surgical Staff Nurse, ideally with Plastic/Dermatology experience to join our Client’s Outpatients nursing team located in Central London.
As a Staff Nurse, you will work with senior and junior staff co-ordinating and delivering quality standards of nursing care following a patient centred model of practice in keeping with the Clinic’s Philosophy, The Departments Policies/Protocols and NMC guidelines.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsible for individualised patient care of the highest standard working closely with the Consultants, nursing colleagues and clerical staff.
Ensure the provision of excellent evidence based care for patients.
Act as a chaperone where necessary, document activity and ensure the smooth running of clinics.
Co-ordinate and assist the Plastics and Reconstruction clinics and post-operative inpatient care independently with distant supervision.
Be able to communicate effectively with colleagues and patients.
Participate in departmental meetings to enhance team communication.
Be conversant with the Clinic’s patient information system to ensure comprehensive patient notes are documented and proficient in using order entry (charging) for accounting and audit purposes.
Establish effective interdepartmental liaison in order to help achieve optimum levels of continued patient care.
Liaise with consultant’s secretaries and insurance companies and embassies where necessary.Skills & Experience:
Registered General Nurse with valid NMC pin.
Minimum of 3 years surgical experience in at least one specific surgical speciality, ideally Dermatology/Plastics
Competent in plastic and reconstructive surgery post op care and dressings
Competent in removal of all types of sutures, clips and aseptic dressings
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to prioritise and co-ordinate own workload.
Friendly and adaptable approach who is able to work as part of a team and has an awareness of clinical audit and clinical governance.If interested, please get in touch via contact details provided or click “Apply” to forward an up to date copy of your CV and ideally with a cover letter.
Job Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
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