Scrub practitioner - Ophthalmics

  • Location

    Surrey, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sharon Taylor

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A Private Healthcare group specialising in Ophthalmology are looking for an experienced Ophthalmic Scrub Practitioner to join their busy team. There services are currently rated 'Good' by the CQC.

Clinical Responsibilities:

  • To work with the Theatre Manager to co-ordinate the running of defined specialised clinical and service areas daily ensuring its responsiveness to the needs of the user.
  • To provide clinical support to Consultant Ophthalmologists in the completion of appropriate and effective surgical care.
  • To utilise clinical knowledge and to perform duties in-line with regulatory and company policy guidelines.
  • Clinically supervise staff and provide measurable standards of practice.
  • Facilitate the use of research-based practice.
  • To initiate and participate in audit, coordinating standards of practice and procedures and reporting on the same to the DoO.
  • To increase awareness amongst staff of the patients needs within theatres utilising care planning and nursing models as appropriate.
  • Be aware and act on standard settings for theatres within the Annual Business Plan.
  • To provide clinical support within a clinical setting.
  • To allocate staff in designated areas of responsibility daily, producing the allocation schedule at least one week in advance of service requirements.