Position : Ophthalmology Team Nurse
Current California Registered Nursing License.
ACLS and BLS Certificate required.
Completion of an accredited registered nursing program.
Two years of nursing experience and/or training preferred.
To be competent to individually assess, treat, plan and discharge patients that meet criteria for nurse led clinic under in-direct supervision from Ophthalmologist.
To provide support within the team and act as role model and resource, encouraging and develop-ing a high standard of clinical skill and improving patient outcomes.
To deliver direct patient care whilst, co-ordinating and overseeing nursing practice.
Work parallel to the senior medical team within the Ophthalmology Outpatient Department undertaking nurse led clinics.
To drive forward evidence based practice and participate in the clinical supervision of staff and the policies and practices that operate within the clinical area.
To function in a variety of role dimensions health care provider, educator, clinical advocate and implementer of clinical governance.