Staff Nurse - Endoscopy

Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
7 Oct 2019
4 Nov 2019

Job Description

Search Talent are recruiting an Endoscopy Staff Nurse for a private hospital in Dublin. The hospital provides 24 hour, world-class acute care services including orthopaedics, physiotherapy, cardiology, women's health, urology, cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, plastic & reconstructive surgery, ENT, neurology, general surgery, comprehensive cancer care and emergency medicine.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provides direct care to assigned patients.

  • To ensure the provision of a high standard of nursing care to patients attending the Endoscopy unit, working within agreed policies and procedures.

  • Executes physician's orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administers medications and treatments.

  • Notifies appropriate nursing and medical staff to changes in the patient's status.

  • Independently performs duties and assumes responsibility for care of assigned patients.

  • Performs techniques and routines in the specialty service area.

  • Performs or assists others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures, and infection control measures.

  • Documents nursing care in all assigned patient records and the hospital Meditech system.

  • Maintains patient's privacy and confidentiality of information and records at all times.

  • Evaluates care given including the patient response.

  • Reassesses and documents the proposed revision of interventions and desired outcomes.

  • Demonstrates ability to assess patient's understanding of and compliance with instructions and health care teaching.

  • Reviews documentation of instructions, teaching topics, and patient response with the Nurse Manager or designee.

  • Adheres to internal controls established for the endoscopy department.

  • Performs related duties as required within the endsocopy department.

To apply, please send your CV to Kevin Bowler or call 01 963 9312.

Ref: 167

Search Talent - 47 jobs
This job was posted to Ward mental health nurse in Dublin

Recommended Similar Jobs