GP Practice Nurse - North Dublin

Dublin North
Pay
€ 45000 - 53000 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
8 Nov 2019
Closes
6 Dec 2019

Job Description

Practice Nurse
GP Practice
North Dublin
Permanent Position


Our client a Large GP Practice in North Dublin wishes to recruit a Practice Nurse for a full time Permanent position.

Ideal candidate is someone who is or has worked as a GP Practice Nurse or who would like to work as a Practice Nurse. You will be working with another Practice Nurse in a friendly, fully equipped family practice.

Candidates must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI), familiarity with Socrates Patient Management Software an advantage.

Duties:

* Administrative:
Stock control, Childhood vaccines, travel vaccines, flu vaccine, pneumococcal vaccine, HPV vaccine. Sterilization of instruments, Maintenance of Emergency Equipment, Practice Protocols, Stock control and ordering of Primary Childhood Vaccines.
* Paediatrics:
Immunisations and associated administrative functions, Triage, Centile Charts (Height/Weight), Asthma Data Collection.
* Obstetrics:
Pregnancy Testing, Breast Feeding advice.
* Adult Screening:
Phlebotomy, Urinalysis, E.C.G., 24 Hour ABPM, Lifestyle Advice, S.T.I. Screening, Geriatric Screening, Smear Tests and associated administrative functions.
* General Vaccination:
Primary Childhood Immunisation Programme, Flu Vaccination, Pneumococcal vaccination, HPV vaccination and associated administrative functions.
* Travel Vaccination:
Management of appointments, advice on travel and administering of vaccines.
* Heartwatch:
Ongoing surveillance of patients with known heart disease as per the Heartwatch Programme protocols. Heartwatch returns for payment.
* Patient Education:
Women's/Men's Health, Asthma, Menopause, Travel Advice, Management of Childhood illness, Smoking Cessation, infant & toddler feeding advice, diabetes, Heart Disease prevention.

Excellent communication skills in person & over the phone needed, very good IT skills - ideally knowledge of Socrates or similar package.


For further information Please do not hesitate to Call Maria O' Dwyer at any time on mobile Applyor email Maria on Apply

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