Clinic Nurse

Location South Dublin
Discipline: Healthcare
Job type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Fiona Coyle Practicenurse.ie

Contact email: apps.fiona.coyle@staffnurse.ie
Job ref: PRN-FC-weclinic
Published: 14 days ago

Our client is looking to recruit a nurse for a private clinic in South Dublin.

Would suit a nurse coming from a Hospital/theatre background looking to move into a setting with set hours.

Hours available are full-time 37.5 Monday to Friday with 1-2 Saturdays a month on rotation.

  • Working as part of the Nursing team to perform ophthalmic diagnostic testing on patients as part of clinical work ups for consultations at the Clinic.
  • Working as part of the Nursing team to complete virtual consultations with patients to capture motivations for surgery, medical history, visual needs etc prior to their consultation with the Surgeon.
  • Scrubbing for laser eye surgery procedures performed in the dedicated theatre at the clinic
  • Management of patients on the day of surgery (consent discussion, medication management, counselling on postoperative instructions, completion of slit lamp examinations as part of discharging patients)
  • Answering patient queries via phone call/ email
  • Assist with planning cataract and lens procedures by calculating IOLs to be used by the Surgeon during the procedure

Candidate Requirements:

  • Active NMBI registration (RGN)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong service ethic
  • Ophthalmic experience is an advantage though not essential
  • An interest in Clinical Research would be an advantage though not essential