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Incorporated Orthopaedic Hospital Of Ireland

Hospital & Health Care

Dublin, Ireland

Posted: 12/4/2019

Clinical Nurse Specialist (Infection Prevention and Control)

  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Full time
  • Not Disclosed
    • Fluent English
  • 2 to 4 Years Experience

Description

Post Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist (Infection Prevention and Control)

Post Status: Permanent Full Time post (39 hours per week)

Salary: CNM 2 pay scale (49,056 – 57,995 per year) at a point in line with Government pay policy

Closing Date: 26th April 2019 (17.00 hours)

Proposed Interview Date: Week of 13th May 2019


Post Summary

The Infection, Prevention and Control nurse (IPCN) is a key member of the Nursing Management team at Clontarf Hospital. The purpose of this Clinical Nurse Specialist (Infection Prevention & Control) post is to: co-ordinate, manage and lead the development and delivery of Infection Prevention & Control services within Clontarf Hospital in line with the HIQA National Standards for the prevention and control of HCAI 2017 and Strategy for Control of Antimicrobial Resistance in Ireland:

The role centres on the five core concepts of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (Infection, Prevention and Control) role as defined by the NCNM 4th edition (2008) in order to fulfil the role. The concepts are:

  • Clinical Focus
  • Patient/Client Advocate
  • Education and Training
  • Audit and Research
  • Consultant

The successful candidate must have appropriate interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills to perform the role effectively.




Incorporated Orthopaedic Hospital Of Ireland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Incorporated Orthopaedic Hospital Of Ireland

Headquarters: Dublin, Ireland
Industry: Hospital & Health Care
Company Size: 51 - 200 Employees
Founded In: 1899

Our Mission: "To provide a high standard of care & treatment for all patients referred to the hospital & enable them to achieve the optimum of health & independent living"