Birmingham – The Harborne Hospital
We are currently recruiting for a Recovery Theatre Practitioner at The Harborne Hospital. Part of the World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.
Location: The Harborne Hospital
Contract Type; Permanent, full time 37.5 hours
Salary range: Up to £34,599 dependent on experience plus shift allowance
About the facility:
The Harborne Hospital - part of HCA Healthcare UK is a brand new £100million, purpose built 50 bed, multi-speciality private hospital opening in Birmingham in 2023. Located on the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham campus, the hospital will have the deep clinical infrastructure, equipment and facilities and expert, experienced teams to deliver full clinical pathways across a mix of specialties and sub-specialties at all levels of complexity including Cardiology, Cancer and Complex Surgery including robotics with the latest Da Vinci XI. The Harborne Hospital is the 4th NHS partnership within this network, partnering with University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust.
The Theatre Recovery Practitioner is responsible and accountable for providing high quality clinical care to patients following surgical procedures. To ensure that professional and national standards are met in accordance to the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC), Health Professions Council (HPC) and HCA’s Code of Conduct.
You will be responsible for the total nursing care of individual patients within the recovery area and ensure recovery criteria is adhered to before discharging patients, prepare the recovery in readiness to admit patients after surgical procedures.
Duties and Responsibilities:
To ensure safety for patients and colleagues
Help to control cross infection by observing departmental policy regarding dress, the maintenance of a clean working environment, decontamination and sterilisation procedures and asepsis.
To develop and maintain effective working relationships with Consultants and other health professionals and to ensure that prescribed treatment is carried out.
Provide initial emergency care as required
Participate fully as a team member, including working in all areas of the theatre suite, sharing knowledge and information and supporting colleagues, to promote a cohesive team and the achievement of team objectives.
Skills and experience
Operating Department Practitioner/Registered Nurse qualified
Post graduate course (nursing) and experience in Recovery Theatres
Current HCPC/NMC Registration
Employment Package: We will look after you with private healthcare insurance for you and your family, contributory pension scheme and a vast range of additional rewards. 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (which increases with years of service.)
Why join HCA Healthcare UK:
HCA Healthcare is the country’s largest provider of privately funded care with 800,000 patient interactions every year.
From pioneering complex care, urgent care, to primary care, outpatient and day-case treatment, we provide exceptional care across our network of facilities and key NHS partnerships. HCA is the only private hospital group able to invest over £500 million in the latest treatments, technology, techniques and medication.
At HCA we put our patients first and affirm the unique worth of each individual. Exceptional healthcare is built on a foundation of inclusion, compassion and respect for our patients and for each.