Bank Flow Navigation Clinical Co-ordinator

Recruiter
NHS National Services Scotland
Location
Kirkcaldy
Salary
£30,000 - £39,999
Posted
28 Nov 2020
Closes
07 Dec 2020
Ref
1848579594
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Do you have a background of telephone triage? Are you a nurse or paramedic looking for a new challenge? Do you want to be part of the transformation of the way Urgent Care is delivered in Fife?

If you answer yes to these questions, we have just the challenge for you!

We are seeking bank staff, band 6 to join our Flow Navigation hub team. We can offer flexible shifts to work around other employment or commitments. The FlowNavigation hub is operational 24hours per day, 7 days a week with a mix of shifts.

Hosted within the Urgent Care Assessment Centre at the Victoria Hospital, working alongside the MDT team to deliver Urgent Care to the people of Fife.

This is an exciting vacancy for flexible nurses or paramedics to join our new flow and Navigation hub team with experience of Primary Care, Accident & Emergency, SAS, telephone triage and/or nurse triage.

As a first level Registered General Nurse with current NMC registration and substantial post registration experience or Paramedic with HPC registration you will provide a high quality, safe patient centred and effective clinical assessment service to the population of Fife and Kinross.

The Flow and Navigation hub is responsible for the safe delivery of unscheduled care, the clinical co-ordinator will be expected to provide clinical support to a team of dispatch staff, to ensure safe, effective delivery of unscheduled care. The role will also include telephone triage and video (Near Me) assessments of patients who present to NHS 24 with a range of minor illness and minor injury concerns.

You must be able to evidence excellent communication skills, clinical assessment and critical decision making skills, be able to work autonomously and as part of a team working within the NMC or HPC code at all times.

We will support you with access to personal development planning, reflective practice, training and mentorship. Hours will be worked to meet the needs of the service which will include a range of shift patterns which include evenings, nights, weekends and public holidays.

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK

We do not accept CV applications.

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