Staff Nurse - Nurse Pool

Dublin
Pay
€ 28768.0 - 45800.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent, Contract, Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Newly qualified
Posted
11 Sep 2020
Closes
31 Dec 2020

Job Description

Overall Purpose of Job

We will provide exceptional patient care in an environment where quality, respect, caring and compassion are at the centre of all we do.

To provide direct nursing care to assigned patient load and demonstrate skills in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the nursing care for assigned patients.

Key Responsibilities and Deliverables

This role requires the post holder to be competent to take charge at night.

Provide direct care to assigned patients.

Take the nursing history, summarises data, and states nursing diagnoses or patient care needs.

Observe and record signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; present the assessment of changes, the proposed revision of interventions, and desired outcomes.

Follow policy for activating an individualised plan of care for newly admitted patients.

Deliver designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.

Perform admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assist others with patient's activities and care.

Execute consultants’ orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administers medications and treatments.

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

Independently perform duties and assumes responsibility for care of assigned patients.

Perform techniques and routines in the specialty service area.

Perform or assist others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures, and infection control measures.

Document nursing care in all assigned patient records.

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

Evaluate care given including the patient response.

Reassess and document the proposed revision of interventions and desired outcomes.

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

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

Adhere to internal controls established for department.

Perform ad hoc duties as required.

Person Specification

Qualifications

NMBI Registered General Nurse licence in good standing.

Experience

Acute hospital experience essential

Job Specific Competencies and

Knowledge

Teamwork

Demonstrate ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Demonstrate motivation and an innovative approach to job.

Communication & Interpersonal Skills

Demonstrate effective communication skills including the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner.

Demonstrate an understanding of change management.

Planning & Organising

Demonstrate evidence of effective planning, organising and time management skills.

Demonstrate flexible approach – to internal rotations, rostering, e.g. night duty, theatre on call, attitude to work.

Knowledge

Demonstrate evidence of recent and relevant experience in the specialised area and in an acute hospital setting.

Demonstrate knowledge of new developments in specialised area.

Demonstrate knowledge of national strategies where appropriate to nursing care.

Apply with CV for full and detailed job description

Ref: RGN Nurse Pool

Trinity Recruitment - 74 jobs https://www.healthcarejobs.ie/Images/Default/recruiters/Thumbnail/aeb84560-ef10-4bfe-b365-39d18372eced131236781366024083.png
This job was posted to A&E nurse, Intensive care nurse, Ward nurse in Dublin

Recommended Similar Jobs