Case Manager Spinal Injuries Unit | Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 16 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £38,890 - £44,503 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 16 May 2021
Location: Southport, PR8 6PN
Company: Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3053817/347-3053817

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Applicants are invited to join the dynamic and innovative clinical team supporting the needs of those with spinal cord injuries across the North West.

If you are an experienced Health Care Professional either Registered Nurse or AHP preferably with post registration experience in spinal injuries

and would like to join our busy Spinal Injuries Centre then this is the job for you.

Informal visits to the department are advised.

This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS (with barred list for vulnerable adults/children

The role of case manager is pivotal to the flow of patients within the Centre. The main duties include:
• To develop and maintain interface between relevant CCG/Social Services and North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre.
• To lead on the safe effective discharge from Centre into the community of patients with spinal cord injury ensuring adequate environmental

facilities, equipment available and care provision.
• To facilitate and co-ordinate training of primary care staff to provide care needs to individual patients with spinal cord injury to facilitate discharge
• Ensure all patients have regular MDT meetings and are given clear goals within realistic and achievable time frames.
• To be a pivotal role and communication channel for relatives and significant others of patients admitted to Centre.

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust provides healthcare in hospital and the community to 258,000 people across Southport, Formby and West Lancashire.

Acute care is provided at Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk District General Hospital. This includes adults’ and

children’s accident and emergency services, intensive care and a range of medical and surgical specialities. Women’s and children’s services,

including maternity, are provided at Ormskirk hospital.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Southport hospital provides specialist care for spinal patients from across the North West,

North Wales and the Isle of Man.

The Trust also provides sexual health services for the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.

This advert closes on Thursday 29 Apr 2021

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