Respiratory Nurse Advisor

Recruiter
Connect Care Recruitment
Location
Leicester
Salary
32000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Expires
03 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
We're currently recruiting for Respiratory Nurse Advisors for a large, reputable private healthcare provider based across the UK

We're looking for Registered Nurses with Asthma / COPD Diploma (ideally but not essential)- covering a wide range of locations.

Key Responsibilities for the respiratory nurse advisor:

Specialist nurse advisors provide support and education for patients and carers, including patient counselling and patient compliance with treatment.

They will spend time raising awareness of a specific disease among practice staff through appropriate education, independent advice and support.

GPs and CCGs throughout the UK use these specialist nurse advisors to support the implementation of local or national best clinical practice guidelines through a process of clinical audit, patient review, reports and feedback to practice staff and practical change management plans.

Nurse Advisors will have:
* attained a qualification (to at least diploma level) as a disease management expert - ideal but not essential
* attained a senior role in their profession
* a passion for improving patient outcomes

They come from a variety of backgrounds including community matrons, lecturers, senior nursing specialists; they have been hailed as local experts in their own field and they want to share their experience, confidence and expertise with others so that the patient will.