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This listing is about Hywel Dda University Health Board in Carmarthen, Wales, United Kingdom
About the job
An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated registered Staff Nurse to work within our modern forward thinking Cardiology Unit at Glangwili General Hospital.
The unit consists of 6 Acute Coronary Care beds and 7 Cardiac Stepdown beds. We also have the facility to monitor 14 Telemetry beds on adjoining wards.
We care for patients admitted with a variety of conditions including myocardial infarction, heart failure, endocarditis, cardiac arrhythmias, cardioversions, pulmonary embolisms and strokes requiring thrombolysis.
Glangwili’s Cardiac Care Unit is also the repatriation centre for Hywel Dda for ST elevation patients post primary percutaneous cardiac intervention. Working closely with our four Cardiac Consultants we offer a permanent pacemaker, transesophageal echocardiography and dobutamine stress echo service for the whole of Hywel Dda University Health Board.
As part of our friendly, supportive, professional team you will work closely with other specialities within the Hospital caring for acutely ill patients who need cardiac monitoring on the unit.
We encourage anyone with an interest in cardiac nursing team to apply. We encourage staff development and training and support for successful applicants will be provided.
Full and part time hours will be considered.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.
The Health Board is committed to supporting its staff to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing patient and service user experiences. In our commitment to increase the number of staff who are able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we welcome applications from Welsh speakers.
The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable for this post. If you do not meet the Welsh Language requirements specified, the Health Board offers a variety of learning options and staff support to help you meet these minimal desirable requirements during the course of your employment with us.
Hywel Dda University Health Board operates a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.
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Company: Hywel Dda University Health Board
Job Location: Carmarthen, Wales, United Kingdom
Application Deadline: N/A
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