Clinic Nurse

  • Job Reference: PRN-FC-weclinic
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Practice Nurse Recruitment
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Fiona Coyle Practicenurse.ie
  • Email: apps.fiona.coyle@staffnurse.ie
  • Telephone: +353 (0)1 6991411

Job Description

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