Nurse – Bank

Contract: 0 hours per week (Bank)
Salary: Dependant on experience
Grade: N/A
Closing Date: 1st September 2024

  • Responsible for assessing and managing the needs of patients, assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care, following clearly defined policies, protocols, procedures, or codes of conduct
  • Ensure nursing care is delivered to the highest standard and reflects the needs of the patient
  • Ensure that, as far as possible, family and / or carers are included in guiding the care provided and can deliver care where it is safe, and they wish to do so
  • Liaise with other professionals working within primary and secondary care settings
  • Accountable for adhering to medicines management policy
  • Always act as an advocate for the patients
  • Provide support for families and other carers, prior to and following a death, involving other agencies or disciplines when appropriate
  • Provides and receives complex and confidential information concerning patients, requiring empathy, persuasion, and reassurance, often in distressing situations.
  • Communicates effectively to encourage trust and open communication with colleagues, patients, and visitors.
  • Record communications and patient information succinctly and accurately in the patient record.