Ward Clerk

  • Job Reference: Ward Clerk
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: North East
  • Location: Newcastle, Shropshire, England
  • Salary: £10.70 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VennGroupThe specialists in professional recruitment

RM6160 Framework

Interim Ward Clerk

Venn Group is pleased to be recruiting on behalf of a public sector organisation who currently have a 3-6 month requirement for Ward clerks.

Ward Assistant Duties:

  • To welcome patients to the ward in a pleasant, tactful manner and deal with enquiries including at times where there may be barriers to understanding
  • To support nursing staff and consultants in providing accurate bed state information by monitoring and updating the EPR system and ensuring data entry is accurate, timely and correct
  • Ensure all case notes are available for Inpatient / Day case attendance/Ambulatory Care
  • Ensure general tidiness and security of case notes before despatching to other departments/secretaries and discharge summaries are filed and copied to GPs.
  • Telephone liaison with departments to support timely investigations, appointments and discharge arrangements
  • Arrange outpatient appointments for patients on discharge, or for other follow up treatment and investigations with appropriate transport arrangements
  • Assist in reviewing patient’s needs with regard to transport requirements

Previous ward clerk experience essential

Location:            Northumberland
Duration:            3 – 6 months
Start Date:         ASAP

Salary:                £10.70 per hour

Rota:                  Three 12 hour shifts per week

           

To apply, send a current CV through to pupton@venngroup.com or call 0113 234 6400

Venn Group endeavours to make our emails as relevant as possible. If, however, the role is unsuitable please send an updated CV and desired job title.