Park Medical Centre
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Located close to the city centre we are a busy, supportive, forward thinking general practice and proactive member of Chester East PCN. We are looking to recruit a highly motivated Practice Nurse to join our friendly and supportive team. Experience in primary care would be an advantage however full training will be provided to the right candidate.
Main duties of the job
The role would include general practice nurse duties.
Experience in primary care would be an advantage, including Immunisation, Cytology, Health Promotion, Wound Care, Travel health, Mental Health and Learning Disability, chronic disease and contraception.
You will work alongside the wider clinical team and Partners to deliver excellent patient centred healthcare. The practice clinical team is comprised of 4 GP Partners, 3 Salaried GPs, 2 GP Retainers, ANP, 2 Nurse Prescribers, Trainee Nursing Associate and an HCA. We are an EMIS Web practice with no current out of hours commitments although this may be subject to change.
With just over 10,000 patients Park Medical Centre plays an active part in the care community meeting the needs of its patient population. Increasingly we are also working collaboratively with neighbouring practices as part of Chester East Primary Care Network to drive the development of sustainable models of care. This will also extend to the range of additional roles being provided for under the PCN DES which we are actively recruiting to and rolling out services.
If you want to explore this exciting opportunity further we would be happy to hear from you, practice visits welcome by prior arrangement.
Duties and responsibilities to include but not limited to:
o NHS health checks
o Learning Disability Health Checks
o Support in the management of long term conditions
o Wound dressings
o Health Promotion
o Travel Health
o Vaccine/cold chain storage, monitoring and recording
o Following the relevant training and competency assessment completion carry out cervical cytology.
o Following the relevant training and competency assessment completion carry out vaccinations as part of the UK vaccination schedule under PSD from a prescriber.
This list is not exhaustive and specific tasks may vary always allowing the individual to work within their own competence and required remit of their role.
Clinical Knowledge & Skills
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
Park Medical Centre
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12 March 2021
Part-time, Job share