Registered Nurse Job in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear at Step In Care
County Durham, Durham, England, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, Contract £25k - £30k
As a registered Nurse within the community, you will act as a Primary/Named Nurse within a multi disciplinary team, developing collaborative, needs based care plans, through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.
-Provide excellent professional, skilled and effective person centred, evidence based nursing care.
-Be actively involved in the health and well being of staff and service users.
-Be visible and accessible to patients, families and carers working together to ensure efficient, effective and caring services.
-Contribute to achieving all performance indicators, essential standards and quality outcomes
-Contribute to the education and development of the workforce and students. They contribute to staff appraisals and support personal development plans.
-Safely administer medication following Trust policies and practice guidelines.
-Provide compassionate care that is based on empathy, kindness, respect and dignitySupport at home for the patient and carer
-Treatments such as wound dressings, injections, health monitoring
-Practical advice on aspects of health care at home such as diet, lifestyle, what medication is for
-Arranging equipment such as commodes, beds, hoists
-Arranging for disposable items such as incontinence pads
-Support for patient and carer after hospital discharge
-Assist in coordinating care needs and ensuring equality of health care for vulnerable people
-Support for frail elderly and their carers to live healthy lives at home for as long as possible
-Advice on moving and handling at home
-End of life or palliative care for people who have a terminal illness