QEHB provides direct clinical services to nearly 900,000 patients every year, serving a regional, national and international population. We are a regional centre for cancer, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe. The Trust has the largest kidney programme in the UK and is a major specialist centre for burns and plastic surgery.
We provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver, oncology and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK.
We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. As a result of its clinical expertise in treating trauma patients and military casualties, QEHB has been designated both a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).
We have just over 9000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.
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The West Midlands Adult Comprehensive Care Centre for Thrombosis and Haemostasis is looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic, band 6 Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our team of specialist haemophilia nurses. The successful applicant will be expected to assist in the management the unit through a period of change and development. You should be an experienced haemophilia nurse who will practice at an advanced level to deliver high quality care to enhance the lives of individuals and families affected by haemophilia and related inherited bleeding disorders. You should able to work under your own initiative, have excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a challenging but interesting role.
The West Midlands Adult Comprehensive Care Centre based at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital has over 800 patients registered with inherited bleeding disorders. The unit creates an ethos of enablement whereby patients are encouraged to take responsibility for their health and health care. Nurses within the unit are encouraged to network with other haemophilia centres within the UK and from overseas facilitated by the Haemophilia Nurses Association
All posts involving access to persons in receipt of health services will be subject to a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. However, having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from working with us; this will depend on the nature of the position and the circumstances of your offences. Disabled applicants, in line with our commitment to 'Two Ticks', will be guaranteed an interview where they meet the essential criteria and declare their disabled status. The Trust will accept applications in other formats where applicants have disabilities that require a reasonable adjustment for them to be able to apply for vacancies; consideration in respect of additional time for postage/delivery time etc will be given.
Staff recruited from outside of the NHS will usually be appointed at the bottom of the pay band.
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