Pam Sassoa Renal Planned Investigation Unit is predominantly a nurse led service with Medical support from the Nephrology and Surgical teams. Investigations/procedures carried out include but are not exclusive to: Renal biopsy renal angiograms dialysis access minor day case surgery Blood transfusions, Monoclonal antibody infusion ongoing intravenous antimicrobial therapy and intravenous iron therapy and Pentamidine inhalation. You will be expected to work alongside the Senior Sister and collaborate with a team of nurses to deliver excellent nursing care for our patients. Cannulation experience is desirable but not essesntial for this role as training will be orgainised.
This post is pivotal in providing visible nursing within the multi-professional team and you will have the responsibility to ensure that you can deliver care for our patients in a safe, effective, competent and holistic way.Main duties of the job
- To provide high quality, effective, individualised care to all patients that is compassionate and caring.
- To assess care needs and develop, implement and evaluate them without supervision
- To keep up to date with skills and knowledge
At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You'll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.
Benefits include career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities. We encourage staff to have the Covid vaccination to protect themselves, patients, other colleagues as well as the wider community.
Please note it is an operational requirement to comply with infection prevention and control procedures within the Trust such as lateral flow testing, handwashing and the wearing of masks, according to the procedures in place at any time or location.
As part of our continued response to Covid19 we are still conducting the majority of our interviews virtually.
We welcome discussions about flexible working and encourage a range of flexible working opportunities wherever we can.Job descriptionJob responsibilities
The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both overviews please view the Job Description attachment with the job advert.Person SpecificationEducation/ qualificationsEssential
- Registered nurse
- UK NMC PIN
- General Adult Nursing experience
- 6-12 months post registration
- Organisation skills
- IT skills including use of email and office packages.
- Competency in medication administration including IV drugs
- Knowledge of NMC Code of professional Conduct
Employer detailsEmployer name
- Time management
- Knowledge of Nephrology and willingness to learn
Imperial College Healthcare NHS TrustAddress
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