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Staff Nurse, Cardiac Cath Lab

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Staff Nurse, Cardiac Cath Lab

  • Staff Nurse, Cardiac Cath Lab
  • Dublin
  • To Be Advised
  • To be advised

Job Description

Location Overview: This is our home, the land of Guinness, a cup of tea, and the world-famous Irish hospitality! A career in Irish healthcare could be one of the best choices you’ll ever make. Ireland is renowned for its’ high standards in medical practice and patient welfare. We’ll take your needs seriously and provide you with the position that best suits your unique skills and qualifications.

Job Overview:

Our client is seeking a Cardiac Cath Lab  staff nurse to join their team. This 168bed hospital has 8 theatre rooms, CT/MRI services and a state of the art 12 bed ICU. The services include cardiac, oncology, critical care, emergency departments and general med-surg. Their culture is team oriented, forward thinking, and benefits from a diverse workforce with a rich mix of skills and nationalities.

Job Summary: Primary Duties:

  • Utilising assessment skills and techniques to determine patient needs on admission.
  • Administer the developed care plan in a consistent and flexible manner.
  • Advocate as necessary for the patients, respecting their dignity and confidentiality.
  • Clearly identify patient problems for which nursing care will be given.
  • Collaborate with other health care team members within the defined clinical area in accordance with the patient care plan.
  • Communicate appropriate with colleagues and other members of the health care team.
  • Continually assess patient condition.
  • Continue to develop personal knowledge and skills.
  • Demonstrate flexibility by assisting in other areas of the hospital as required.
  • Develop and document a care plan based on patient needs and best practice.
  • Develop appropriate and individualised patient education and discharge planning and utilise available ward resources for same.
  • Documenting nursing admission assessment thoroughly and accurately.
  • Maintain a safe environment for patients, visitors and colleagues.
  • Maintain documents according to the policies and procedures of the hospital
  • Participate in the education of learners and assist with the orientation of new personnel.
  • Provide care with minimal supervision in a timely accurate and safe manner.
  • Provide direct supervision to other members of the nursing team when appropriate.
  • Provide safe, comprehensive nursing based on current standards and research, perform procedures according to established policy and procedures.
  • Respond appropriately to patient/family requests and questions.
  • Other duties as required, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties, but mainly to highlight the current main responsibilities of the post.

Educational/Professional Qualifications

  • Nursing Diploma or Degree
  • Be on the live register with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, Or NMBI Decision Letter
  • 2 years’ post graduation experience
  • Overseas nurses whose first language is not English, must meet the minimum language competency requirements as defined by NMBI

Some Benefits Include

  • Generous Relocation Package - where applicable
  • Excellent Salary
  • Accommodation Assistance - where applicable
  • Excellent training and education opportunities
  • Paid accommodation during adaptation - where applicable
  • Paid Work permits - where applicable