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Emergency Nurse Practitioner/Emergency Care Practitioner

Employer
North Bristol NHS Trust
Location
Bristol
Salary
£43,742 to £50,056 per annum
Closing date
5 Jun 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Adult nurse, A&E nurse
Grade
Band 7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced Emergency Practitioner who is either a registered Nurse or Paramedic - who can Independently assess, investigate, diagnose, and treat patients in our Minor Injury Unit.

Working in our Minor injury Unit within the Emergency Department across 7 days of the week. Shift patterns between 10 and 12 hours, and between 08.00 and 23.00.

We strongly believe in outstanding patient care and want to attract like-minded people to help us maintain this supportive and enjoyable place to work. Every day will be different, busy but never dull. You will enjoy working with supportive co-workers, providing an efficient and caring service to our patients.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for dynamic, motivated, clinically strong candidates with experience in the Emergency Medicine and with an appetite for innovation for change and service improvement. You will be expected to function effectively in a fast paced and constantly changing environment without compromising essential standards of care and professionalism.You will need to be flexible, enthusiastic and passionate about Emergency care and ENP/ECP practice.

About us

We strongly believe in outstanding patient care and want to attract like-minded people to help us maintain this supportive and enjoyable place to work. Every day will be different, busy but never dull. You will enjoy working with supportive co-workers, providing an efficient and caring service to our patients.

Job description

Job responsibilities

  • To provide clear and effective leadership.
  • To participate in assessment, planning and delivery of direct patient care across the Emergency Department, Ambulatory Unit and Minor Injuries Unit (referred to as the department throughout this document) in the Trust.
  • To be fully accountable and responsible for shift management.
  • Independently assess, investigate, diagnose and treat patients in specific client groups.
  • Manage see and treat environment safely, ensure safe and effective practice at all times from all key personnel working within that area.
  • To work in collaboration with the Ward manager and Clinical Matron to ensure the delivery of high calibre of evidence based patient care, and to encourage and develop a flexible work force through the efficient use of facilities, manpower and other resources.
  • To initiate, promote and maintain high standards of practice within the team in line with departmental requirements.
  • To provide clinical expertise both on shift and when representing the department.
  • To manage all resources effectively and within budget parameters.
  • To actively participate in audit.


Person Specification

Qualification

Essential

  • ENP course


Desirable

  • Masters or working towards one


Clinical Skills

Essential

  • Experience of working in ED or urgent care


Desirable

  • Area of particular interest within ED/service development


Experience

Essential

  • At least 2 years at band 6


Employer details

Employer name

North Bristol NHS Trust

Address

Southmead Hospital

Bristol

BS10 5NB

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339-DJF4623

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