A Vacancy at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust.
The Rheumatology Department at the Bristol Royal Infirmary, Our mission statement is to work with our patients to enable them to live well through multi-professional team working, evidenced based-care, education and research and patient- centered partnerships.
We see and treat patients with a range of inflammatory rheumatic diseases. We have a range of specialist rheumatology nurses and allied health professionals who provide highly skilled care for people with rheumatic diseases. We have a fully equipped physiotherapy and occupational therapy department and a day-case unit for infusions.
We are an NHS England specialist centre for autoimmune rheumatic disease (connective tissue disease and vasculitis) and rare bone disease (osteogenesis imperfecta). We host a Regional MDT for Tocilizumab in Giant Cell Arteritis. We also run services for patients with rheumatic diseases moving from paediatric to adult rheumatology, called transition services.
We are also co-located with researchers from the University of the West of England (UWE) and University of Bristol (UofB) focusing on original research into health related quality of life and self-management of chronic diseases. We also work with the research nurses from the Medical Research Team at UHBristol, offering patients the option to enrol into national disease registries, patient-focused research projects and novel therapeutic trials.
We are a teaching hospital and host and support medical students from the University of Bristol.
We are based in location B504 (Level 5 of the King Edward Building at the Bristol Royal Infirmary) with satellite clinics at South Bristol Community Hospital.
If you like working with people, are dynamic, have excellent customer service and can work accurately and meet deadlines then we want to hear from you. If you would like an informal discussion about any aspect of the role please contact David Caddick on 0117 342 7571.
About the role:
We have a vacancy in the Clinic Coordinator team, who provide an efficient and effective service for patients attending the Rheumatology Department.
The successful applicant will be working within our Rheumatology Department to ensure all patients have appointments in a timely and efficient manner. They will also be a point of contact for queries from patients, relatives and other professionals, and will be a key part of the team, driving forward service improvement and patient focused care. The successful applicant will also be required to provide admin support to the Clinical Nurse Specialists.
For further details please view the job description and person specification.
This post will be based at the Bristol Royal Infirmary, however you may be required to work at South Bristol Community Hospital or work from home on occasions.
Only those applicants who demonstrate clearly how they meet our person specification will be shortlisted for interview.
This vacancy may close before the advertised date if a sufficient number of applications are received.
This advert closes on Sunday 10 Oct 2021
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