Loughborough UCC is accessed by patients via appointments made by either NHS 111 or the Clinical Navigation Hub, via ambulance if they have non-life threatening conditions, via referrals from general practices in West Leicestershire CCG utilising defined Ambulatory Care pathways, and by patients self-presenting ensuring that the service provides the patient with the right professional at the right time in the right environment with the right outcome.
Purpose of the Role
The post holder will be responsible for the clinical assessment, treatment and/or referral or giving advice as appropriate to first contact clients across a wide spectrum of clinical conditions within the services provided by DHU Health Care Urgent Care Division at Loughborough Urgent Care Centre through direct contact consultations. Direct consultations will be face to face within urgent care centre.
The job holder will have;
Qualifications & Academic/ professional
First Level registered nurse
Benefits include but not limited to;
DHU believe our workforce should be as diverse as the range of services we offer, and the communities we serve. We are committed to valuing and encouraging diversity throughout our workforce, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. As part of our mission we are dedicated to eliminating discrimination.
DHU Health Care CIC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Adults, Children and Young People and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Infection Prevention & Control
Infection Prevention & Control is pivotal in ensuring a safe & clean environment for both patients and staff. IP&C is everyone’s responsibility and strict adherence to the IP&C policy is expected of ALL employees of the organisation.