The post holder will have continual responsibility for a caseload of patients which will encompass: admissions, assessments, prescription and evaluation of nursing care to a defined group of patients. This group of patients will include a caseload of patients with complex long term chronic conditions that will require advanced specialist nursing skills and assessments. You will be expected, in collaboration with the patient, and/or carer, to produce an individualised on-going patient management plan that may require periodic adjustments.
It is expected you will case find patients with chronic diseases, and proactively case manage these high risk patients with complex needs, multiple co-morbidities and long term conditions, to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions and to facilitate hospital discharge in collaboration with the integrated team. Also you will have the autonomy to act on behalf of the long term condition patients, making differential diagnosis, prescribing treatments/investigations and/or referrals.
In order to meet the role requirements’ it is essential that you possess a high level of communication and interpersonal skills at inter-professional and inter agency levels to ensure that high standards of care pathways are maintained.
Car owner/driver is essential.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Jackie Fenwick, Team Leader, Emergency and Unplanned Services
07894803086 or e-mail Jacqueline.firstname.lastname@example.org
|Location:||United Kingdom Scunthorpe|
|Salary:||£33,222 - £43,041 pro rata per annum GBP per year|
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