If so, our client is now recruiting for a Paediatric Nurse - Outpatient Department to join their new hospital in Hemel Hempstead. They are looking for a skilled, motivated and enthusiastic nurse to join their team.
Our client is opening a new Ambulatory Surgical Unit which is a is a 9 bedded day case ward coming soon.
Registered Children’s Nurse
Membership of a professional body
Paediatric Immediate Life Support
Evidence of CPD
Recent relevant paediatric clinical experience
Awareness of clinical governance issues
Safeguarding of vulnerable adults and children
To act as an advocate for children and their families
To recognise verbal and non-verbal cues at a child’s various developmental stages in order to provide basic and specialist care
To act as a reference point or source of information and training for non-children’s trained staff members.
To undertake a wide range of clinical duties, which could include assessment, screening and treatment services and health education advice as follows:
Immunisations including travel, seasonal vaccinations, childhood vaccinations
Diet/Lifestyle advice for childhood obesity
Performing ECG’s, Spirometry etc.
General nursing duties e.g. dressings, etc
Chaperoning specialist paediatric consultants within their clinics
To provide general and specific health screenings to patients (within agreed protocols) with referral to other clinicians as necessary.
To advise patients and/or parents/carers on general health care and minor ailments with referral to GPs as necessary.
To assist clinicians as appropriate with their clinics
To follow all processes in relation to patient notes and all documentation associated with patient health care and monitor compliance on a regular basis.
To ensure compliance with all protocols relating to collection, storage and dispatch of pathological specimens including intravenous blood samples, swabs etc. and ensure the cleanliness of any equipment used.
Eye care vouchers
Discount on high street retailers/Bourne Leisure Holidays/Snow Centre (Hemel Hempstead)/local gym/Hollywood Bowl discount, EAP Service (Health Assured) and staff health membership scheme (with free GP/dental appointments.)
There is also free parking on site
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