On behalf of our client, we require a Clinical Nurse Manager to join their expanding team in a prestigious Care of the Elderly setting in Wexford. Our client is committed to providing the highest standard of care to all their patients. The Clinical Nurse Manager has a pivotal role in service planning, co-ordinating, and managing activity and resources within the clinical area.
The Clinical Nurse Manager will:
" Manage patient care to ensure the highest professional standards using an evidence based, care planning approach.
" Provide a high level of professional and clinical leadership.
" Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, delivery and review of service user care by all staff in designated area(s).
" Provide safe, comprehensive nursing care to service users according to the Code of Professional Conduct as laid down by the Bord Altranais agus Cn imhseachais na h ireann (Nursing Midwifery Board Ireland) and Professional Clinical Guidelines.
" Participate in teams / meetings / committees as appropriate, communicating and working in co-operation with other team members.
" Facilitate co-ordination, co-operation and liaison across healthcare teams and programmes.
" Collaborate with service users, family, carers and other staff in treatment / care planning and in the provision of support and advice.
" Communicate verbally and / or in writing results of assessments, treatment / care programmes and recommendations to the team and relevant others in accordance with service policy.
" Maintain nursing records in accordance with local service and professional standards.
" Adhere to and contribute to the development and maintenance of nursing standards, protocols and guidelines consistent with the highest standards of patient care.
" Evaluate and manage the implementation of best practice policy and procedures, e.g. admission and discharge procedures, control and usage of stocks and equipment, grievance and disciplinary procedures.
" Be registered in the General Division of the Register of Nurses maintained by Bord Altranais agus Cn imhseachais na h ireann (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland) or be entitled to be so registered
" Have the clinical, managerial and administrative capacity to properly discharge the functions of the role
" Excellent interpersonal skills
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