An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Practice Nurse to join a friendly, supportive and dedicated team based in Fishponds, Bristol.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a well-established practice enjoying an excellent reputation in the local area and priding itself on providing high quality patient centred care.
The Fishponds Family Practice is a friendly GP surgery based in a purpose built health centre in Fishponds, Bristol.
6 partners plus 2 salaried GPs and a full complement of support staff including 4 nurses, 2 healthcare practitioners and administration staff.
Rated Good by CQC
High QOF achievement
Part of local Primary Care Network with access to social prescribers, the BDP and pharmacists.
The post holder will manage a diverse clinical case load, dealing with the presenting patients needs within a primary care setting. They will contribute to developing the nursing services offered by the practice and contributes to audit, research and supporting, implementing and evaluating local standards, policies, guidelines and care pathways.
The practice nurse works independently using own initiative and is accountable for their own professional actions. Provides support and leadership for other members of the Primary Health Care Team.
NMC requirements will be met and the individual will work within the NMC Code of Conduct to agreed practice standards and protocols.
Strive to improve standards of care and be involved in identifying practice population needs. Chronic Disease management is an essential part of the role as well as the mentoring of our Health Care Assistants. Knowledge of the GMS contract, e.g. The Quality and Outcomes Framework, LES/DES is a vital element of the post.
The job is advertised on the NHSjobs website. All applications are to be completed on line.
More information can be accessed there.