Anaesthetics/Recovery Nurse. Step into Cosmetics. £36000 negotiable
Our client is justifiably proud of their two brand new operating theatre suites which complete their London Hospital building plans.
As one of the leading lights in the field of innovative cosmetic surgery providers , they now wish to take on committed,versatile qualified nurses,RGN's/ODPs with enquiring minds, who have a background in general surgical theatre but who may never have thought about a career in Cosmetic Surgery Theatre Nursing ...
This specialisation is growing in its scope and offers interest and variety to Theatre Nurses who could become involved in several of the advanced procedures used at a later stage.
Procedures can take anywhere from 30 minutes to a few hours.
The Anaesthetics Nurse will observe,maintain and regulate patient care until the post anaesthesia patient is stable enough to be transported to a hospital room or discharged when the patient will be connected to various monitoring equipment, and to intravenous therapy for fluids and pain medication
*Patient Observation* Monitoring vital signs, such as blood pressure, pulse and temperature.
You will ensure that the patient is breathing properly and give oxygen if needed.
* Recovery room nurses must react rapidly to signs of negative physical changes, calling for assistance and beginning cardiopulmonary resuscitation if necessary.
*Pain Intervention* * You will observe patients to assess their level of pain, and administer pain medications that have been prescribed.
*Additional Duties* * You will need to complete notes on the charts, and communicate information in verbal or written form to other PACU nurses and to physicians.
Hours: 40 over 4 days. Some flexibility is offered. *If you have over a year's experience in the above and wish to be FURTHER TRAINED into cosmetic surgery nursing call me today.* *Call Mark to be shortlisted or send your CV today.