Stoma Care Nurse

Posted on Jan 18, 2019 by Anonymous

Durham, County Durham United Kingdom
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Evolve Selection are recruiting for a dynamic and supportive Medical Device company, with a professional home delivery service that brings high-quality prescription Stoma Care products to the community. Our client is in search of a Stoma Care Nurse to deliver first-class, evidence-based care to all patients who require surgery and who require the formation of a stoma, both in the hospital and the community across Durham, Darlington and the surrounding areas.

Key roles and responsibilities for the Stoma Care Nurse

* Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised nursing care of the patient with a stoma or fistula.

* Act as the patients' advocate, through effective support and information enabling them to make informed choices and decisions concerning treatment.

* Act as a resource of information for cancer screening to the appropriate client group.

* Liaise with appropriate hospital staff and community teams to facilitate the provision of high quality care and a seamless service to all patients diagnosed with a condition leading to a stoma.

* Maintain accurate records in accordance with current best practice.

* Establish and maintain good working relationships with the multidisciplinary team and key opinion leaders.

Minimum requirements for the Stoma Care Nurse

* NMC Registered with 2 to 3 years post registration experience.

* Hold the V150 Independent Prescriber qualification, or ability to complete this within an agreed period of time post induction into the role.

* Ideally Stoma or Colorectal experience.

* Ability to plan, implement and manage own time effectively.

* Determination to progress professionally in Stoma/Colorectal nursing.

Recruitment Process:

2 stage process.


Flexible salary and benefits DOE.

If you want to hear more about this role please send us your CV by clicking 'apply now

Reference: 615418010

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