Endoscopy Nurse

Location Galway
Job-type Permanent
Salary HSE Pay scales
Reference J534
Endoscopy Nurse
 
Endoscopy  Nurse required for am Endoscopy Unit of a large acute hospital in Galway. This is a full time position covering both days and nights.   It is based on an initial 1 year contract. 

The salary offers competitive rates and benefits such as pension, maternity/paternity leave and support for further education are available.      
 

Responsibilities:  

  • Provides direct care to assigned patients. 
  • To ensure the provision of a high standard of nursing care to patients attending the Endoscopy unit, working within agreed policies and procedures.
  • Executes physician's orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administers medications and treatments.
  • Notifies appropriate nursing and medical staff to changes in the patient's status.
  • Independently performs duties and assumes responsibility for care of assigned patients.
  • Performs techniques and routines in the specialty service area.
  • Performs or assists others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures, and infection control measures.
  • Documents nursing care in all assigned patient records 

Requirements:  
  • Registered under General Division of NMBI
  • At least 12 months post qualification experience in an Endoscopy unit
 
Benefits include:  
  • Competitive salary rates
  • Specialist and Location allowances
  • Opportunities for internal transfer and specialist training
 
 To apply, please send your CV using the relevant Apply link

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