Staff Nurse - Intensive Care Unit

Location Dublin 9
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference 94248

TTM Healthcare are recruiting Staff Nurses to join the ICU team at Ireland’s leading private Hospital based in South Dublin.

This is a permanent full-time role.

Key Responsibilities and Deliverables
  • Provide direct care to assigned patients.
  • Take the nursing history, summarise data, and state nursing diagnoses and patient care needs.
  • Observe and record signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; present the assessment of changes, the proposed revision of interventions, and desired outcomes.
  • Follows policy for activating an individualised plan of care for newly admitted patients.
  • Deliver designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.
  • Perform admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assist others with patient's activities and care.
  • Execute physician's orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administer medications and treatments.
  • Notify appropriate nursing and medical staff to changes in the patient's status.
  • Independently perform duties and assume responsibility for care of assigned patients.

Clinical Responsibilities
  • The post holder will be familiar with and adhere to The Professional Scope of Practice Framework (NMBI 2000).
  • The post holder will ensure:
  • The patient’s needs are individually assessed.
  • A care plan and evaluation process is planned and implemented.
  • The patient’s families and significant others are involved as appropriate.
  • Patients are cared for in the optimum clinical environment, adhering to all nursing and hospital wide policies and guidelines.
  • Full nursing participation in and supervision of patient’s meal and special dietary requirements.
  • Visiting time policies are adhered to.
  • Delegation is appropriate to the skill level and knowledge of the individual to whom the task is delegated.
  • Documentation is recorded in a professional, legible and timely fashion.
  • The post holder will partake in the Total Quality Management processes thereby Qualifications 
  • NMBI Registered General Nurse licence.
  • 1 year Critical Care experience preferred.
  • Eligibility to work live and work in Ireland.
  • Demonstrate ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Demonstrate motivation and an innovative approach to job.
  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills including the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of change management.
  • Eligibility to live and work in Ireland

For more information, please call Louise today on 0145136740 and send through your most recent CV by clicking APPLY.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.