Community Nurse for Dedicated Phlebotomy service – spc

Recruiter
TCP Group
Employment Type
Contract
Salary
Not disclosed
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TCP Homecare is a healthcare service provider, specialising in ‘direct to patient services’ which include the dispensing and distribution of pharmaceutical products, homecare nursing services and sharps waste management, facilitating a unique turnkey solution for the delivery of hospital care in the patient’s home.

 

This is a specified purpose contract to cover maternity leave.

 

The Dedicated Nurse is responsible for providing clinical services to patients in an effective and caring manner and to a high standard that meets with best practice while working closely with the multi-disciplinary team.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

·        Work as a dedicated RGN on an established PSP provided by TCP Homecare in the community setting

·       Timely electronic reporting at each visit

·        Maintenance of accurate and detailed records as agreed for each patient.

·        To liaise closely with all other healthcare personnel associated with the service.

·        Assess specific changes in the patient’s condition as a result of new or on-going treatments and take immediate appropriate action.

·        Recognise and report immediately any untoward events on a patient visit. Report all adverse events and product complaints promptly in line with Pharmacovigilance procedures.

·        Implement all TCP Homecare operating procedures and protocols relating to the care and safety of a patient and yourself.

·        Ensure a safe clinical environment for patients and yourself by following all procedures and guidelines.

·        Participate in approved data collection, clinical studies and trials as requested by the client.

·        Keep abreast of current trends and developments in professional matters and in clinical care. Ensure that clinical skills are maintained.

·        Provide support and advice to patient family member’s clients and multi-disciplinary team.  

·        To attend all company required meetings, training and other business in a prepared and punctual manner.

·        Maintain customer confidentiality at all times.

·        Assist in ensuring that continuing quality systems are implemented and maintained within the TCP Group.

·        Represents self in a professional and ethical manner at all times, complying with all applicable company policy and procedures.

·        To work with Dedicated lead Nurse to ensure patients are seen within an appropriate timeframe while considering external factors such as drive times, weather conditions and delays with patients.

·        To adhere to and follow all policies and procedures regarding decontamination of equipment and principles of infection control.

 

Key Qualifications & Competencies:

·       RGN/RCN with NMBI registration

·       Phlebotomy & IV cannulation experience

·       High degree of self-motivation

·       Excellent attention to detail

·       Good time management skills

·       Excellent written and oral communication skill

·       Ability to form professional relationships with ease.

·       Basic Microsoft office skills-Outlook/PowerPoint/excel