As Discharge Coordinator you will be responsible for planning and facilitating patient discharge and ensuring high standards of patient care are consistently maintained.
Reporting to the Associate Director of Nursing you will develop discharge plans that enable patients to be safely discharged into their homes and provide patient-centred interventions and enable service users and carers to optimise and maintain their independence in their homes and the local community.
Working alongside a multidisciplinary team you will ensure patient’s needs are met before their return to home and support patients through the discharge assessment process.
Be a Registered Nurse (RN/ RGN) with experience in an acute hospital (NHS or independent).
Experience of working as a Discharge Nurse is not essential but advantageous.
Have the ability to communicate clearly with a range of people at differing levels across the hospital, deploying a range of techniques to do this effectively.
Possess strong organisational and planning skills, including risk management.
Remuneration The Hospital offers an excellent benefits package including free car parking, a wide range of training and career opportunities, life assurance cover, pension scheme, private healthcare cover and 25 days holidays, rising to 30 days with service.
How to Apply Interested and qualified candidate should send their CV’s to: [email protected]
Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.