Clinical Nurse Manager 1 - Orthopaedics
- € 45,969 - 60,000 Per year
- Full time
- Permanent, Contract
- Job level
- Manager, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
- 7 Apr 2020
- 10 Sep 2020
Job Title ; Orthopaedic Clinical Co-ordinator
Grade; CNM 1
Department ; Theatre
Reports to ; CNM2(Orthopaedic Theatre Co-Ordinator)
Overall Purpose of Job
To provide exceptional patient care in an environment where quality, respect, caring and compassion are at the centre of all we do. The Orthopaedic theatre Coordinator is accountable for the effective delivery of competent, compassionate and efficient care for patients undergoing procedures in the Orthopaedic theatre. This includes clinical, human resources, and financial management. The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for directing and overseeing the daily activities of the theatre to which they are assigned.
Key Responsibilities and Deliverables
Coordinates and directs the daily patient care operations of the Orthopaedic Theatres.
Organizes the equipment required for patient care and ensures implants available
Analyses workloads and skill requirements to meet patient care needs.
Assesses staff competencies and makes patient care assignments.
Delegates appropriate tasks to appropriate personnel, consistent with legal and professional guidelines and departmental standards.
Maintains clear communications with the Nurse Manager regarding unit needs and/or incidents.
Serves as a resource person on the unit.
Assists with patient care as needed.
Identifies appropriate internal controls for department; provides mechanisms to monitor and enforce compliance.
Performs clinical and related duties as required.
The post holder will be familiar with and adhere to The Professional Scope of Practice Framework (An Bord Altranais 2015).
The post holder will partake in the Total Quality Management processes thereby contributing to:
The identification of quality guideline issues.
The evaluation of current practices to ensure they are in line with best practice.
The setting of standards utilising structure, process and outcome.
All hospital, regional and national audit processes.
The Hospital Wide Accreditation Cycle.
§ An Bord Altranais Registered General Nurse license in good standing.
5 years Orthopaedic Clinical Theatre experience
Must possess teaching abilities, leadership qualities, professional judgment, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, and a sense of professional development
Must demonstrate multi-tasking ability
Must speak, read and write grammatically correct English
Use effective time management skill
Participate in Clinical Audits
Job Specific Competencies and Knowledge
Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Motivated and an innovative approach to job
Communication and Interpersonal Skills
Effective communication skills including the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner
Have an understanding of change management
Planning and Organising
Demonstrate evidence of effective planning, organising and time management skills
Have flexible approach to internal rotations, rostering, theatre on call, attitude to work
Demonstrate evidence of recent and relevant experience in the specialised area and in an acute hospital setting
Knowledge of new developments in specialised area
Knowledge of national strategies where appropriate to nursing care
Patient and Customer Focus
Focus on quality
Demonstrate evidence of ability to empathize with and treat patients, relatives and colleagues with dignity and respect
Apply with CV to Maria in Trinity Recruitment here
Ref: CNM1 Orthopaedics
This job was posted to Nurse advisor, Nurse assessor, Theatre nurse in Dublin South
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