Healthcare Assistant / Band 2 / Medical and Surgical Wards / NHS Hospital
Baldslow, E Sussex
We are urgently looking for to recruit experienced Healthcare Assistant’s toplace for various ad-hoc and short to long-term assignments to suit in NHSacross the UK.You will work as a part of a multidisciplinary team; providing nursing careto patients suffering from a wide variety of medical conditions and illnesses,supporting in their treatment, recovery and well-being. Your core duties and responsibilities include recording theobservations of patients such as: Taking the temperature of the patient Recording the temperature of the patient Taking the pulse rate of the patient Recording the pulse rate of the patient Taking the respiration rate of the patient Recording the respiration rate of the patient You may upon request be assigned to provide 1 to one continuousobservation for an individual patient is responsible for the following undersupervision and guidance of the registered nurse in charge of the ward or bay ofpatients: Engaging and interacting with the patient whenever the opportunity arises Monitoring and reporting any changes in behaviour or condition to the registered nurse Recording and reporting of vital signs under supervision of registered nurse Ensuring the patient has adequate nutrition and hydration Providing assistance with personal care You will need to possess the following skills: An approachable and caring nature Great communication abilities and listening skills The expertise to keep sensitive details confidential at all times A respectful approach to patients and colleagues Reliability and Flexibility The expertise to work as part of a team A good sense of humour Qualifications: Excellent communication abilities, compassion and dedication Current satisfactory Enhanced DBS Certificate Must have relevant UK background Current and up to date training records two professional clinical references The ideal nurse must be reliable, self-motivated and able to work asa member of a team to provide high-level patient care in a variety of clinicalsettings. If you are interested, please apply now and a member of our recruitment teamwill be in touch shortly.first Alternative Medical Staffing is a leading provider of healthcarestaffing. We specialise in the supply of Registered Nurses (All Specialties),and experienced Healthcare Assistants for temporary assignments in a diverserange of public and private healthcare settings NATIONWIDE.first Alternative Medical Staffing is an employment agency/employment business(as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment BusinessesRegulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to thisvacancy.
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November 22 on Ejobs Network