PACU / Recovery Nurse

Ref: HQ00000331_151940092
Sector: Health
Region: South West
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 23/02/2018
End Date: 25/03/2018

PACU / Recovery Theatre Nurse Somerset £25-30k

We're looking for an experienced PACU Nurse with a passion for delivering exceptional service to patients to work with a CQC rated 'outstanding' treatment centre.

The Company
Work for an organisation that genuinely cares for its staff and offers a unique work life balance and a supportive working environment.

This is a private healthcare organisation, serving NHS patients. This Somerset centre offers a range of treatments across a number of specialities including general surgery, orthopaedics, endoscopy, gastroenterology. gynaecology, urology, ENT and ophthalmology. We also provide diagnostic imaging and pain management services.

The Role
Join a multi-disciplinary team in a treatment centre with an excellent reputation where you will deliver a high quality of care to NHS patients in a private care setting. This is a key role in the theatre suite and PACU (Post Anaesthetic Care Unit). Your responsibilities will include:

* Accurate clinical observation of patient's clinical condition
* Infection control policies ensuring adherence
* Assisting junior staff in assessment of patients
* Specialist knowledge in assessing and interpreting acute and other patients' conditions

Skills & Experience

* NMC registered Nurse
* ENB 176/183 or equivalent experience
* Post-operative surgical care experience
* Recent experience within an acute environment including Recovery following surgery
* Surgery pre-assessment
* Good knowledge of Infection Control / Health & Safety in Theatres
* Experience in working with Anaesthetists and knowing when to refer back to them

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