Theatre Healthcare Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Clinic, Day Surgery, Hospital, Surgical, Theatre

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Stock

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  • Contact phone:

    020 7193 4003

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Job Title: Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant - Bristol, United Kingdom - Up to £25,000
Employment Type: Full-time

Be an integral part of a leading medical facility delivering cutting-edge surgical and patient care in Bristol. This hospital is dedicated to providing exceptional surgical treatments, focusing on cosmetic surgery, within a state-of-the-art environment. Their commitment to excellence, patient-centric care, and top-notch facilities makes them a recognized centre of surgical excellence in the southwest. As a Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the theatre department to ensure efficient and safe patient care.

Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant Responsibilities:

• Assisting in the admission of patients to the ward.
• Maintaining the cleanliness and hygiene of the theatre during and between procedures.
• Handling waste disposal and replenishing supplies.
• Ensuring continuous availability of hand hygiene resources.
• Following scrub instructions to update display board items.
• Assisting with instrument checks as required.
• Participating in the WHO safety check and raising concerns when necessary.
• Fetching and delivering items needed by the theatre team.
• Preserving patient privacy, dignity, and respect.
• Facilitating effective communication between the theatre team and other hospital staff.
• Maintaining a professional demeanour and adhering to theatre etiquette.
• Documenting operations in the required register and notes.
• Applying traceability labels to patient notes.

Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant Additional Responsibilities:
• Demonstrating integrity in all actions
• Reporting faulty equipment and potential hazards
• Maintaining accurate records
• Attending regular appraisal and supervision meetings with line manager
• Participating in refresher and occupational training sessions

Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant Qualifications and Skills and Essentials
• Previous experience in a healthcare or theatre setting is advantageous
• Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
• Strong communication and interpersonal abilities
• Commitment to upholding high standards of patient care
• Adherence to company policies, procedures, and regulatory standards

Theatre Runner / Theatre Healthcare Assistant Benefits:
• Competitive compensation package
• Opportunity to work in a state-of-the-art healthcare facility
• Ongoing professional development and training
• Collaborative and supportive team environment

Make a meaningful impact on patient care and surgical excellence by joining us. Apply today!

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