The ANP will provide advanced levels of autonomous nursing practices to assess, investigate, diagnose, treat and refer patients by acting within the parameters of the NMC Code of Professional Conduct, Emergency Nurse Practice and NP Scope of Practice. To provide services to meet the needs of patients who attend the Medical Centres. Working autonomously, the post holder will provide holistic health care for patients with undifferentiated and diagnosed problems using advanced nursing skills.
The ideal candidate will play a key role in the leadership and development of the nursing staff within the service and will support the Service Manager to ensure the delivery of quality care. He/she will be responsible and accountable for the direct delivery of care within the nursing services ensuring effective professional leadership, safety and effectiveness of service delivery and pro-active resource management.
The principal functions associated with the post are:
- Professional/clinical expertise
- Operational Managerial activities
People and relationships management including education and staff development