Position : Orthopedics Nurse
To accept responsibility for the management of a group of patients, ensuring the service to patients is maintained at a high standard in accordance with and ward policies and procedures.
To plan, deliver, assess and evaluate individualised patient care in accordance with the model of care used.
Involve carer/relative during all stages of patient’s admission and discharge.
To promote patient participation in care, assisting others to identify and meet the learning needs of patients and their relatives whilst in hospital.
To assist, with supervision, in the preparation of information/educational resources for patients and relatives in hospital, aiming to encourage independence and promote health for patients.