Health Care Assistant

Recruiter
Alexander Chapel
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
20 Nov 2020
Closes
25 Nov 2020
Ref
1834371969
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Alexander Chapel are currently working with a GP practice in Hall Green who require a Health Care Assistant / Phlebotomist for a 3 month temporary contract.

As an experienced phlebotomist you will be familiar with duties such as:
  • To assist in the care of practice patients to include treatment, preventative care, screening and patient education.
  • To provide health promotion and lifestyle advice to patients and to be familiar with services provided by relevant local and community organisations.
  • To assist with the collection and collation of data on needs related to health and well-being.
  • To undertake specific clinical activities
  • Venipuncture
  • Spirometry
  • ECG
  • BP monitoring
  • New patient health checks
  • Urinalysis
  • Height/Weight monitoring
  • Temperature and pulse recording
  • Chaperoning duties
  • Prepare and assist in clinical sessions as directed by clinicians (eg minor surgery/coil clinics)
  • Stock control-including ordering, restocking and stock rotation
  • Home visits for the practice as required for bloods, urine or chaperoning duties.
  • Dressing changes and removal of sutures.
  • INR
  • Ear washouts
  • B12 injections
  • Flu injections

If you are interested in this role please get in touch with your CV as soon as possible.