Job Description

Telephone Triage, Nottingham (Nurse or Paramedic)

East Midlands

Competitive

Locum

Telephone Triage

Primary Care

Mixed shift pattern

21/11/2019 - 20/12/2019

191121/1158

Merco Medical are recruiting Nurse and Paramedic clinicians to work as part of an out of hours phone clinical triage team based in Nottinghamshire. This is a setting in which several Merco locums currently work, and can really welcome you to the service.

To apply, you will need to be a qualified Nurse or Paramedic who has worked in a telephone clinical triage service, Primary Care, Emergency Medicine, acute hospital, chronic, community, or out-of-hospital service and are confident about assessing or referring patients to alternative services and interacting with patients.

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary clinical team across Out of Hours centres, you will provide clinical assessment of patients that are seeking support for out-of-hours care. You will be responsible for patients accessing the most appropriate care pathways to meet their needs.

You’ll use your clinical skills to provide support and clinical oversight of patients through a Computerised Decision Support Software (CDSS) system and ensure that patient safety is prioritised.

Full training and support will be provided to make it possible for you to transition into this exciting role.

Please email lara.hewkin@merco.co.uk or call 0208 971 2979 to apply