Community Nurse - Complex Community Care

Competitive

Galway

Nursing

Permanent

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Job Description

    
TTM Healthcare in partnership with Resilience Care are looking to recruit Community Nurses for a Service in Loughrea Co. Galway.        
   
Nurses have to be RGN/RCN.  
   
HSE Payscale and Training will be provided.  
   
The HSE requires a healthcare provider to manage a homecare package for a 22 month old little girl with a complex medical history.  
   
Background  
   
      Born 37/40 gestation  
      Birth weight 1.7kg  
      Pierre Robin Sequence and associated cleft palate  
      Initially intubated and ventilated due to airway complications  
      Room air tracheostomy insitu  
      Gastrostomy peg insitu  
   
   
Nursing Care  
   
      Tracheostomy/stoma care   
      Regular suction  
      Nebulisation  
      Enteral feeding  
      Medication management  
      Requires 24 hour close constant supervision by competent person  
   
Package of care required  
   
The package consists of Nursing (RGN/RCN) 70 hours per week Night Duty (21.00 - 07.00 - Mon - Sun)  
    
   
General Information  
      Start date November 2018   
      General geographical location- Loughrea Co Galway.  
   
Nursing Requirements  
      Nurses employed must be either RGN or RCN Registered at a minimum  
      Nurses must have homecare experience which includes caring for a child with complex health needs  in their  home environment  
      Required competencies for the role include:  
        Paediatric Tracheostomy care  
        Suction  
        Nebulisation  
        Administration of oxygen therapy and monitoring  
        Medication management  
        Enteral feeding  
        Care of child/adult with complex medical needs  
   
   
       
              
                                     
Basic Requirements:                    
     
  • Valid NMBI registration      
  • General Nursing qualification
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Full Drivers Licence
 
 
Rewards:                  
 
  • Extremely rewarding role as some children / babies may have life limiting conditions
  • One - to - One care
  • Opportunity to assist in the transition from hospital to home
  • In-house training provided
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Full and Part Time Contracts available
  • Flexibility in your working life while also have full job security              
 
 
If you think you are the suitable candidate for this role or would like more information on what I can offer you, please send your most up to date C.V. to bfreeney@ttmhealthcare.com or contact Brenda on 01-2970391.            
                 
       

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