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Practice Nurse - Chineham Medical Practice/ Whitewater Loddon PCN

 

 

Chineham Medical Practice – Practice Nurse

 

Chineham Medical Practice is looking for a highly motivated registered nurse to join our existing Practice nursing team.

 

About us

Chineham Medical Practice is a forward-thinking practice located in Basingstoke. We pride ourselves for providing exceptional care with the right person in the right place at the right time. A Training Practice involved in the training of fully qualified doctors who wish to enter General Practice.

Job-type : Part-time, Permanent

Salary: Dependant on experience

Hours: 24 per week split over 3 days

Job responsibilities:

The post holder will work as part of the primary healthcare team providing Personal Medical Services to the patients of the Practice, including treatment room care and chronic disease management.

  • Assist in and perform routine tasks related to patient care as directed by senior nursing staff and GPs
  • To assess the needs of patients ensuring the provision of healthcare is appropriate, incorporating evidence-based practice
  • To identify, manage and support patients at risk of developing long-term conditions, preventing adverse effects to patients’ health
  • To request pathology services and process pathology results as required
  • Chronic disease management: Diabetes, COPD, Asthma and Contraception
  • To ensure compliance with the practice chaperone policy
  • To assist GPs with minor surgery when required
  • To prioritise health issues and intervene appropriately
  • To support the team in dealing with clinical emergencies
  • To provide a range of nursing services, including cytology, wound care, doppler, travel services, CHD/stroke monitoring, baby clinics, vaccinations and immunisations, health checks, suture removal, assist GPs with minor surgeries and coil fittings etc.
  • To ensure read codes are used effectively
  • Comply with QOF, enhanced services and medicine management initiatives to maintain high standards

Other tasks will include:

  • Maintaining and cleaning equipment used by the nurses and GPs
  • Support the practice team with the reviewing and implementation of practice policies and protocols, ensuring conformance to extant legislation
  • Chaperoning and assisting patients who are being examined by another clinician
  • Maintaining general tidiness and cleanliness of nurses and treatment rooms
  • To support the clinical team with all safeguarding matters, in accordance with local and national policies
  • At all times there will be a need to maintain accurate records
  • A duty to advise senior nurse of potential problems or errors within the range of assigned tasks
  • Attend and participate in any Practice meetings when required
  • Attendance at ICB and practice led clinical education meetings and training
  • Any other delegated duties appropriate to the post

 

 


Opening Date
20/05/2024
Closing Date
01/07/2024
Salary
Dependant On Experience
Organisation
Chineham Medical Practice/ Whitewater Loddon PCN
Contact
Location
Chineham, RG24 8ND