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Ophthalmic Nurse posted by Eclypse Recruitment

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Full Time
£28,000 - £28,500 / year
NHS Band 5/6

Job Description

Ophthalmic Nurse

Ophthalmic Nurse for this private excellent hospital in Somerset where they offer a range of treatments across a number of specialities including general surgery, orthopaedics, endoscopy, ophthalmology, gastroenterology, gynaecology and urology

The hospital provides surgery, and outpatients and diagnostic imaging. A small treatment centre consisting of 4 theatres, one day-case and endoscopy theatre, sterile services department as well as outpatient and diagnostic facilities and currently has an "Outstanding" rating in all areas from the CQC.

Key Responsibilities

In this role you will assist in the efficient running of the ophthalmology service and co-ordinate the patient's journey from admission to discharge.

  • Organising and undertaking pre-operative assessment, including specialised biometry and ophthalmic measurements
  • Participating in the glaucoma outpatient services and assisting in the development of new services within the scope of the ophthalmology speciality
  • Participating in the ongoing development of the ophthalmology services within the centre
  • Taking appropriate action for those patients who do not meet the inclusion criteria, managing appropriate referral onto other Consultants, or back to General Practitioners

Skills & Experience

* Extensive relevant experience in acute care or elective surgical nursing
* Recent experience in an ophthalmic setting
* Knowledge and skills of ophthalmic surgical care provision
* Knowledge and skills in respect of ophthalmic disease e.g. glaucoma
* Up to date hands on clinical skills including phlebotomy, IV drug administration and performing ECG's

Apart from joining an OUTSTANDING CQC service you will gain a salary of £28,500 + many incentives working for this provider

Please submit your CV for this opportunity

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