Current Vacancies

Healthcare Assistant - Waterfront and Solent Surgery

  1. Undertake new patient health checks
  2. Support the practice nurse with health promotion programmes
  3. Carry out baseline observations such as pulse oximitery, blood pressure, temperature and pulse rate, recording findings accurately
  4. Facilitate routine and 24-hour BP monitoring, advising patients accordingly
  5. Undertake wound care, dressings and other clinical tasks as required
  6. Support the practice nurse with the management of chronic disease clinics
  7. Carry out BMI checks as directed
  8. Act as a chaperone as required
  9. When trained, undertake venepuncture
  10. When trained, administer flu vaccinations, B12 injections and Shingles immunisations.
  11. Carry out ECGs as requested
  12. Ensure specimens are ready for onward transportation
  13. Provide support during minor procedures as required
  14. Ensure all clinical rooms are adequately stocked and prepared for each session
  15. Ensure fridges are cleaned routinely in accordance with extant guidance
  16. Ensure clinical waste is removed from clinical areas and sharps bins replaced in accordance with the organisation’s IPC policy
  17. Deliver opportunistic health promotion where appropriate

Opening Date
16/01/2024
Closing Date
30/01/2024
Salary
Pay dependant on experience
Organisation
Waterfront and Solent Surgery
Vacancy Reference
WaterfrontHCA
Contact
Location
Waterfront and Solent Surgery, Jones Lane, Hythe, Southampton, SO45 6AW