London – London Bridge Hospital
Outreach Nurse – Full Time
Location – The London Bridge Hospital, London
Salary – Upwards of £42,000 + 9% Shift Enhancement + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)
As a Senior Nurse in the Critical Care Outreach Team, you will contribute to a 24 hour, 7 days a week service provision. Additionally, you will be responsible and accountable for your own practice and for ensuring the delivery of a high quality service at all times.
You will be required to review patients who are deteriorating on the wards to ensure that they receive timely and appropriate treatment, as well as supporting patients following step down from Critical Care.
The ability to carry out a comprehensive patient assessment and recognise areas of concern is essential. It is a requirement of the role to provide clinical assessment, management and monitoring of acute unwell patients as well as advise and support regarding management of critically ill patients.
You will work as part of a team to promote and maintain the best practice in clinical standard and will work closely with other senior leaders to develop and improve the service. As part of the cardiac arrest team, you will need excellent interpersonal, communication, decision- making and organisational skills and ability to work as part of the multidisciplinary team.
Skills & Experience:
- Registered General Nurse with NMC pin.
- Neuro, Cardiac or General ITU/HDU specific skills and relevant experience.
- Motivated and forward thinking individual with excellent communication skills.
- Good time management and prioritisation skills.
- Practice Assessor Course
- Critical Care Course (60 Credits)
- Minimum 1 year in a senior role position
HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
Rated as 'outstanding' by the CQC, the London Bridge Hospital campus in South East London encompasses an outpatients and diagnostic centre in The Shard; the large world-class hospital based at the Tooley Street site; Private Care at Guys, which is on the top four floors of Guys Hospital Cancer Centre; and outpatient and diagnostic centres across the City, Canary Wharf and Kent.