ICU Critical Care Nurse

Ward Nursing
Temporary
Bristol
Bristol
£30 - 45 per hour
15-09-2021 09:22 AM

POSITION AVAILABLE
ICU Nurse - South West England
 
THE OPPORTUNITY:
ICU Nurse required for immediate start
 
THE BACKGROUND:
Quality Locum Solutions Agency are currently recruiting for a dedicated Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse to deliver vital care to seriously ill or injured patients in a NHS Trust ICU department based in the South West of England. As a specialist nurse, you will be highly trained to treat patients who have suffered strokes, heart attacks, or undergone invasive surgery. You will perform a range of tasks, which will include responding to medical emergencies and monitoring patient recovery. In addition to having a highly analytical mindset, the ideal candidate will also possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. There is a huge demand for ICU Nurse's, QLS value your skills and will reward you a bonus payment on completion of registration.This role is flexible working allowing you to work on the days you are available.
 
WHY REGISTER WITH QLS:
·Competitive Pay Rates
·First choice of shifts
·Flexible working to suit your lifestyle - Take control of when you want to work.
·Bonus payment on completion of registration and 5 completed shifts.
·Support when you need it - 24/7 365 days - Call us anytime.
 
THE RESPONSIBILITIES:
·Maintains a safe environment when caring for patients, including those patients requiring frequent levels of monitoring.
·Monitors all patient care and treatment, maintaining high standards and quality at all times.
·Documents incidents on Datix in real time and escalate to nurse in charge.
·Is able to prioritise nursing care, recognise deterioration in a patient's condition and alert senior staff immediately.
·Maintains accurate, contemporaneous and legible written records of care.
·Working with and supporting acutely unwell patients.
·Evaluate and monitor the patient's progress.
·Identify sudden or subtle changes in a patient's medical condition.
·Deliver regular updates to doctors, patients, and their family members.
·If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate doctors.
·Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit.
·Complete all necessary paperwork before transferring a patient.
·Maintain patient records.
 
 
EDUCATION:
·Degree in Nursing
·ITU Training certificate
 
 

Lorna Palmer-Binns

Nursing Recruitment Lead

020 4526 1797