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Staff Nurse - Cath Lab

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care.

Rated as 'outstanding' by the CQC, the London Bridge Hospital campus in South East London encompasses an outpatients and diagnostic centre in The Shard; the large world-class hospital based at the Tooley Street site; Private Care at Guys, which is on the top four floors of Guys Hospital Cancer Centre; and outpatient and diagnostic centres across the City, Canary Wharf and Kent.

London Bridge Hospital angiography department comprises of 3 cath labs catering for the following procedures: Coronary  Angiography, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), Electrophysiology Studies (EPS) & ablation, Device Implantation including biventricular pacemakers and implantable defibrillators, Valvular Intervention such as TAVI, Interventional Radiology and Pain management (including epidurals).

As a Staff Nurse you will be responsible for providing all aspects of patient care through the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care. You will communicate effectively at all levels within the multi-disciplinary team. The post holder’s primary post will be within the Adult Cardiac Departments.

This is a full time role working 37.5hrs per week – this includes flexibility with regards to working hours.

The attractive and competitive salary for this role starts at £31,972 and will be dependent upon skills and experience.

Reward and recognition:
We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as  our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review,  247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. We can also offer you support with relocation if you are living outside of London or the UK; subject to terms and conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities
Able to scrub, circulate and recovery for cardiac and radiology procedures
To demonstrate good clinical practice at all times and to be accountable for own actions
Assess, plan and deliver care to meet patient  the needs of patients
Plan and deliver care, facilitate safe transfers and ensure comprehensive handover for ongoing care
Early recognition of clinical problems and report or take appropriate action
Maintenance of accurate records and delegated departmental administrative duties
Assist medical staff in invasive procedures
Initiate improvements and developments in clinical issues and delivery of care

Skills & Experience
RGN, with NMC registration
Previous experience in interventional cardiology/radiology
ECG Interpretation and recording
IV Cannulation and phlebotomy

About The Individual
At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.

You will also actively participate as a member of a team, working together to achieve tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate a lead by example attitude to inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.

Staff Nurse - Cath Lab


Published on 1 Dec 2019