- Raikes Parade 52, FY14EX, Blackpool
Dedicated professional registered nurse, working in busy hospital environment, benefiting for experience working effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team, efficient, trough and passionate about delivering the best levels of care and service to the patients, physically, mentally and emotionally able to stand up to the rigours of this demanding profession. Providing patients with safe, secure environment where individuals can receive the appropriate care and treatment.
Meeting patient's nursing care needs, assisting with wash, feed, reposition, dress. Safe administration of the tablets, nebulisers, eye drops etc. Wound dressings. Collecting, labelling, sending specimens. Catheterisation. Paperwork: notes-plans, charts-bowel, pain etc. Observation. BM's. Online referrals. Handovers. Admitting/discharging patients. Communicating professionally with doctors, nursing/care homes, relatives. Educating patients about a healthy life. Demonstrating good infection control and hand hygiene.
Assessing the care needs of the patient
Observing hygiene codes and demonstrating good infection control and hand hygiene
Responsible for the custody, storage and administration of medicine
Ensuring that the specimens are correctly labelled, packaged and recorded prior to collection
Using resources efficiently
Able to follow instruction and feedback
Respecting and understanding different religious beliefs and cultural needs
Communicating professionally and warmly with patient's visitors and family
Maintaining the dignity and privacy of all patients and respecting their right to confidentiality
Supporting any new staff members during their induction and with new skills acquisition