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Senior Staff Nurse

London – The Princess Grace Hospital
Clinical
Full time
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Senior Staff Nurse – Pre – Assessment

Location – The Princess Grace Hospital, 42-52 Nottingham Pl, Marylebone, London W1U 5NY 

Full Time 37.5hrs per week – Monday to Sunday Hours may vary depending on activity/service needs (no nights).


Salary:  £38,000 - £43,000 dependent on experience.

Job Description

The Pre-assessment Senior Staff Nurse is to support the pre-assessment department to provide the highest standards of care, safety and service to patients, relatives and other customers such Consultants, using a philosophy of care endorsed within the hospital which will be underpinned by policy, procedures, protocols, business strategies and imperatives. You will be responsible for running the clinic under supervision of the sisters, taking patients observations, obtaining complete medical history, give medication advice after consulting the consultants and take actions in regards to abnormal pathology results.  You will also be arranging Pre-assessment appointments for the patients and will be liaising closely with the consultants and their secretaries. You will be trusted to make independent decisions in best interest of the patient and the team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To support the provision of all patient pre-assessments in conjunction with the pre-assessment sister, liaising as appropriate with other clinical professionals e.g. Consultants, anaesthetists etc.
  • To provide clinical expertise of the highest calibre to ensure the highest standards of nursing care are consistently provided to all patients attending the pre-assessment department.
  • Assess patients’ health and wellbeing across a complex variety of specialities.
  • Assist in the delivery of care to meet individuals’ health and wellbeing needs
  • Provide and receive complex, sensitive or contentious information.
  • Develop own knowledge and skills and that of others.
  • Promote best practice in health and safety and security.
  • Assist in maintaining and developing services.
  • Contribute to quality improvement.

Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse Level 1
  • NMC Registration and PREP requirements
  • Phlebotomy experience is a must.
  • Ideally previous experience in Pre-assessment.
  • Surgical Background preferred.

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care. 

Situated in the heart of London's world-renowned medical district, The Princess Grace Hospital is recognised as one of the best-equipped multidisciplinary private hospitals in the capital. Our dedicated and highly trained team is committed to delivering an exemplary standard of clinical care across all specialties. 

The Princess Grace Hospital has 127 registered beds, including 90 inpatient, 21 day case, 8 endoscopy, an urgent care unit and a Level 3 intensive care unit containing 9 beds, with 24-hour consultant cover and a high dependency unit. The hospital also has a several specialised centres, including; The London Breast Institute, recognised as one of the best private breast screening and diagnostic treatment centres in the UK; the London Digestive Centre, a highly specialised outpatient facility offering diagnoses and treatments for all conditions of the stomach, small and large intestines, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts; and The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health, a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to sport and exercise medicine. 

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