NHS Lothian is responsible for meeting the health needs of approximately 784,000 people living in and around Edinburgh. We employ approximately 27,000 staff and provide a comprehensive range of primary, community and acute care services for the populations of Edinburgh, Midlothian, East Lothian and West Lothian.
Across all areas of care, we seek to provide specialist and general services fairly and efficiently and to the highest standards. State-of-the-art buildings and our forward-looking and innovative approach have earned our hospitals recognition as centres of excellence.
Our clinical care, teaching and research have a national and growing international reputation. NHS Lothian provides an extensive range of primary care services, including mental health, GP and other community-based services. Primary care services are also provided at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, the Eastern General, Liberton and the Royal Victoria Hospital.
We also provide a comprehensive range of acute adult, paediatric and maternity services. Acute care is provided from the following sites: the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France; the Western General Hospital; St John's Hospital at Howden, Livingston; the Royal Hospital for Sick Children; the Royal Victoria Hospital; Liberton Hospital; the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, and the Lauriston Building.
Working in NHS Lothian
A move to NHS Lothian will give you the chance to develop your NHS career and enhance your lifestyle. There is much to admire and enjoy in the Lothian region, from the splendour of Edinburgh, Scotland's historic capital city, to the beauty and variety of the countryside and coastline.
We have the following opportunity available. Choosing Apply will redirect you to the NHS Scotland Recruitment Application page.To undertake the role of the Community Mental Health Nurse utilising specialist clinical knowledge to inform decision making and clinical judgment from initial assessment through to discharge. To provide specialist advice to the multidisciplinary team in relation to the management of patient conditions through the assessment treatment and review planning process in partnership with the patient/carer. Provide specialist advice to healthcare professionals other agencies carers clients and relatives. Support the development of the service to improve practice and work collaboratively across healthcare boundaries implementing and evaluating evidence based standards guidelines and policies. To provide teaching and supervision to junior staff and students.
|Location:||United Kingdom Lothian Older Peoples Acute Day Services, West Lothian, EH54|
|Salary:||£26565.00 to £35577.00 GBP per year|
Healthcare and Medical
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