Staff Nurse - Endoscopy
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 7 Oct 2019
- 4 Nov 2019
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.