Band 3 Healthcare Assistant - Mobile Cath Labs
York, North Yorkshire, England
Here at Maxxima we are recruiting to the position of Band 3 Healthcare Assistant - Mobile Cath Labs.
This is a full time position, to start in August for a 3 month contract, which could be extended.
Your role will be to assist and support the multi-disciplinary team with the day to day operations of the Unit, this will embrace some administrative and clerical duties and assisting with the provision and delivery of patient care.
The Healthcare Assistant works flexibly as part of the team to deliver quality care to patients and clients.
Clinical and Patient Care
*Communicates with patients, relatives and allied health care teams in a professional manner
*Escorts patients to and from the cardiac catheterisation laboratory as required
*Once competent, performs pre procedure checks on patients in the day ward and liaises with the registered nurse prior to the patients procedure
*Once competent, supports the registered nurses with the post procedure care of patients
*Identifies and reports clinical risk within own designated area
*Responsible for ensuring that specific areas of the department are cleaned to a high standard
*Monitors and tidies equipment as directed and reports any problems or malfunctions to a senior member of staff
*Maintains adequate stock levels through efficient ordering and receipting of all equipment and consumables
*Responsible for the ordering, checking in and receipting of consumables
*Assists with the transfer of patients to and from other wards and departments involving the use of hospital beds, wheelchairs and trolleys
*Accurately enters patient data when required into the patient management system and integrated care plan (ICP) and ensures that all entries in the patient care plan are counter-signed by a registered nurse
*Answers the telephone, takes and passes on messages to the appropriate member of staff and makes calls to suppliers or patients as requested
*To assist the clinical team with any other administrative tasks required for the efficient running of the unit
A full job description and person specification is available on request. For more information and to apply, please apply with a copy of your CV.
If you are interested in this Band 3 Health Care Assistant position please contact us now by clicking the apply button. Or contact Elle or Sarah at Maxxima Nursing Team.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.
- £ 10 - 12 Per hour
- Full time
- Job Level
- Studying / Unqualified
Posted 3 Aug 2017
Closes 31 Aug 2017
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