Outpatient Pre- Assessment Nurse

24000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP24000 - GBP28000/annum
24 May 2017
21 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position - Outpatient Pre - Assessment Nurse
Location - Macclesfield, Cheshire
Salary - GBP24,000 - GBP28,000
Hours - 30hrs to 37.5hours

Here at Pulse we are recruiting on behalf of our client, a leading private healthcare hospital based in Macclesfield. Our client has a vacancy for an experienced Pre-Operative Assessment Nurse to work in their Outpatients' department. This is a full time position, although candidates wishing to work a minimum of 30 hours per week will be considered. For this role experience is required, they are looking for a nurse who is ready to transition into the team quickly.

Duties of this role include:
* This role will take responsibility for the pre-assessment of outpatients; and will participate in pre-screening & pre-assessment across all surgical specialities. Ensuring patients are medically fit for their surgical procedure.
* The key focus is to ensure patients are prepared physically & psychologically for surgery, ensuring thorough assessment & discharge planning.
* This role requires autonomy & excellent decision making skills within a multi-disciplinary unit.
* To work in accordance with the standards set by Nursing Professional Bodies, clinical governance agenda & CQC Standards.
* To safeguard the well-being & interests of all patients, employees, visitors & Consultants.
* The role requires accountability & keeping up to date with knowledge & skills
* To perform any other reasonable duties as requested.

Registered General Nurse
Evidence of on going professional development
NMC registered

Experience of working in a A&E and/or Outpatient department would be beneficial
Clinical Governance and relevant healthcare legislation and frameworks
Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating individualised and evidence based nursing care

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy

For more information please contact Craig Travis at Pulse Jobs on (Apply online only) alternatively please forward your CV