Organisation: North Shore Surgery
Department: General practice
Job Type: Permanent
NHS Jobs Reference: A3585-21-8882
Closing date: 27/06/2021
Staff group: Nursing and Midwifery Registered
Informal enquiries to: Janine Deakin
The post if for an experience Advanced Nurse Practitioner who,acting within their professional boundaries, will provide care for the presenting patient from initial history taking, clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment including prescribing and evaluation of care. They will demonstrate skills, for patients within the general practice. The post holder will demonstrate critical thinking in the clinica decision-making process. They will work collaboratively with the general practice team to meet the needs of the patients, supporting the delivery of policy and procedures, and providing nurse leadership as required. In order to work at this level NMC requirement for advanced practice must be met.
Main duties of the job
- Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate treatment/interventions and care for patients presenting with an undifferentiated diagnosis. Clinically examine and assess patient needs from a physiological and psychological perspective, and plan clinical care accordingly. Diagnose and manage both acute and chronic conditions, integrating both drug- and non-drug-based treatment methods into a management plan. Prescribe and review medication for therapeutic effectiveness, appropriate to patient needs and in accordance with evidence-based practice and national and practice protocols, and within scope of practice. Work with patients in order to support compliance with and adherence to prescribed treatments Provide information and advice on prescribed or over-the-counter medication on medication regimens, side-effects and interactions.
We are a large friendly, supportive, well established practice, we comprise of 4 GP Partner, 2 Salaried GP’s 3 Advanced Nurse Practitioners, 5 Nurses, 3 HCA and 3 Pharmacists as well as a large Administrative and Reception Team with a list size of approximately 13,500 patients.
The post is for a full time position worked 5 days a week (Monday – Friday)
Please see Job Description attached which contains all the information require to help you decide whether this is the role for you.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).
North Shore Surgery