Staff Nurse - CCU

  • Job Reference: VAC-10432
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Nurse Bank
  • Location: Galway, City of Galway, Ireland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Intensive Care Nurse
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

In partnership with our client, Nurse Bank are currently seeking an experienced Staff Nurse (CCU) for a fulltime position in our clients facility based in Co. Galway. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a leading private hospital setting that has a supreme reputation. It is built on an ethos of quality care and compassion, and provides world-class medical treatment, delivered in a uniquely caring environment.
" Provide direct care to assigned patients.
" Take the nursing history, summarise data, and state nursing diagnoses and patient care needs.
" Observe and record signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; present the assessment of changes, the proposed revision of interventions, and desired outcomes.
" Follows policy for activating an individualised plan of care for newly admitted patients.
" Deliver designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.
" Perform admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assist others with patient's activities and care.
" Execute physician's orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administer medications and treatments.
" Notify appropriate nursing and medical staff to changes in the patient's status.
" Independently perform duties and assume responsibility for care of assigned patients.
" Perform techniques and routines in the specialty service area.
" Perform or assist others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures, and infection control measures.
" Document nursing care in all assigned patient records.
" Maintain patient's privacy and confidentiality of information and records at all times.
" Demonstrate ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Applicants must have:
" NMBI Registered General Nurse licence.
" 1 year Critical Care experience.
" Have the ability to work well individually as well as part of a team, being able to support your colleagues in providing the highest standards of care.
" Excellent communication skills with fluent English
" Be keen to improve yourself professionally with ongoing self-development and training
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Nurse Bank is a leading nursing and healthcare recruitment firm and is a division of AGC Healthcare. Nurse Bank works in partnership with Ireland's top healthcare organisations and assist both Irish based and international nurses seeking access the best available career and training opportunities in Ireland. Our clients are spread across the island of Ireland - we are confident that we can match your requirements around a new post or locum work to a location and organisation that meets all of your criteria. We also offer a comprehensive package of relocation supports if required and have a rewarding Referral Scheme to demonstrate our appreciation to nurses that both find employment with us or refer a colleague to us.