Lead Advanced Clinical Practitioner, Team Up! Derbyshire
North Eastern Derbyshire Healthcare Limited
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Are you enthusiastic about providing holistic care for frail patients?
Join us at the start of an exciting, new, and challenging healthcare initiative working with South Hardwick PCN Acute Home Visiting Service (AHVS).
South Hardwick PCN are seeking to recruit a Lead Advanced Clinical Practitioner to work alongside a multi-disciplinary team providing care to housebound patients and patients in care or residential facilities, either in person or remotely.
This is an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of the delivery of our new Ageing Well model of care Team Up! Derbyshire. The role transcends the traditional health and social care organisational boundaries. It will involve true MDT working, building relationships with GP practices, Community Rapid Response services and Falls services, to help clinically deliver the service on a day-to-day basis.
This is an evolving service, so you will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of Team Up! and the Home Visiting Service.
The aim for the service is to ultimately provide a holistic approach to acute on day/rapid response services, enhanced health in care homes and enhanced proactive care for older people with frailty and patients with multi-faceted health problems.
Main duties of the job
South Hardwick PCN are looking for a Lead Advanced Clinical Practitioner to work alongside Community GPs and other members of a multi-disciplinary team to provide healthcare to our housebound and care home patients across the PCN footprint, and to provide clinical leadership and support for the team of ACPs delivering the AHVS.
You will be part of a team that leads on medical models of care across primary and community-based settings, in collaboration with multi-professional and multi-organisational colleagues. You will also play a crucial role in step up, step down and anticipatory care through timely assessment, referral, responsive intervention, and care planning.
You will also contribute to the development of Team Up & the Home Visiting service working with other clinicians.
South Hardwick Primary Care Network is a group of 9 forward thinking and progressive practices (population 68,207) who have developed friendly and effective working relationships with each other.
South Hardwick is a mix of former mining communities, suburbs, and rural communities to the south of Chesterfield.
Your employer would be North Eastern Derbyshire Healthcare Ltd, and you would be entitled to NHS pension.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification which details the main duties and key attributes and skills needed for the role.
Skills and Abilities
Aptitude, Personal Qualities and Drivers
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