Band 5 (Critical & Theatres)

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Band 5 (Critical & Theatres)

  • Band 5 (Critical & Theatres)
  • UK

NHS & Private

Band 5 (Critical & Theatres) Critical Care Nurse

Mimosa Staffing are looking to recruit Band 5 Critical & Theatre (ICU) nurses to work in all UK regions.

Applicants will need to have previous 12 months NHS Hospital environment and/or equivalent experience of caring for patients who are critically ill and at high risk for life-threatening health problems such as heart attack, stroke, shock, severe trauma, respiratory distress or other severe medical issue. As a Critical care nurses you will be adept at providing such care in settings where patients can be given complex assessments and treatment.

As a Critical care nurse your duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Care for pre- and post-operative patients.
  • Assessing a patient’s condition and planning and implementing patient care plans
  • Treating wounds and providing advanced life support
  • Assisting physicians in performing procedures
  • Observing and recording patient vital signs
  • Ensuring that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly
  • Administering intravenous fluids and medications
  • Ordering diagnostic tests
  • Collaborating with fellow members of the critical care team
  • Responding to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment
  • Acting as patient advocate
  • Providing education and support to patient families

The successful applicant will be a passionate, person-centred nurse, must be registered with The Nursing & Midwifery Council. You will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

To apply for this job please email your CV to info@mimosastaffing.co.uk or call Mimosa Staffing on 0121 373 0253.

 

To apply for this job email your details to info@mimosastaffing.co.uk

2017-05-08T10:27:30+00:00