We have a fantastic opportunity for a scrub nurse based in Surrey. You will be joining a private company in the Eye care sector.
You will provide excellent care to all patients, with specific responsibility for pre-operative assessment, peri-operative and post-operative care in the surgical and refractive suite of the hospital, which may include diagnostic testing and theatre scrub along with assisting with minor operations.
You will ensure a comprehensive level of care provision ensuring the patient is regularly updated to encompass change and will deliver highly skilled patient-centered care to all ophthalmic patients within the hospital.
You will assist in maintaining an ‘out of hours’ emergency patient service for quality standards and continuity of care. They will adhere to the principles of clinical governance and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to assist in providing the most efficient and effective level of service
Familiar with the relevant devices that are used within the theatre environment
Significant general nursing experience in pre, post and peri-operative assessment and care
Experience of working in ophthalmic theatres and/or ophthalmic outpatient departments
Ability to work within necessary boundaries
Effective written and oral communication skills
Problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to deal with challenging behaviours
Ability to act as a resource for colleagues and staff
Strong IT skills i.e. good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Represent the brand and all its’ Shared Values
Clinical Governance and relevant healthcare legislation and frameworks
Managing and prioritising caseload
Assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating individualised and evidence based nursing care