HCA (Primary Care)
St John's Wood
We are looking for a Health Care Assistant (HCA) with a Phlebotomy qualification and experience working in a GP practice or Medical Centre (primary care) to support the nurse and doctor teams by undertaking patient care tasks, clinical support tasks, infection control tasks, restocking and stock rotation.
You will be an integral participant in a number of ares in the practice and must be able to demonstrate experience in the following areas:
•New patient health checks
•Blood pressure measurement/monitoring
•Height, weight measurement
•Oral glucose tolerance testing
With nurse support, assist with setting up for:
•Minor surgery procedures including joint injections
•IUD insertion and removal
•Implant insertion and removal
On the basis of a Patient Specific Direction and with signed authorisation:
•Pertussis immunisation for pregnant women
•Vitamin B injections
The ideal shift pattern is over 4 days eg Monday-Wednesday 8.30am-5.30pm and 10.30am-7.30pm on Thursdays (with an hour for lunch on each day).
Lifeline Permanent are a Specialist Healthcare Agency recruiting for Permanent positions. We are a NHS Framework Compliant supplier and a preferred partner to some of the largest private healthcare organisations across the UK.
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