Nursing Personnel are recruiting nursing agency trauma and orthopaedic nurses for jobs across the UK. We are an NHS approved nursing agency on all nursing NHS Framework Agreements. This means Nursing Personnel can offer you continuity of work when and where you need it.
As a trauma and orthopaedic nurse, you will need to be familiar with musculoskeletal diseases and disorders. These orthopedic issues include conditions like arthritis, bone fractures, broken bones, joint replacements, genetic malformations, arthritis, and osteoporosis. Orthopedic nurses are familiar with traction, casting, mobility devices, and pain management. When musculoskeletal conditions require surgery, orthopedic nurses assist physicians with preparation for the procedure and assists patients with their postoperative recovery. Some orthopedic nurses may even work in the operating room.
An orthopedic nurse is an expert in orthopaedic conditions and caring for patients experiencing these conditions. Orthopaedic nurse works closely with the patient, their family, and the orthopaedic team to ensure clear client education, a smooth recovery, and minimal complications. The orthopaedic nurse performs musculoskeletal health exams, assists with casting and traction, and administers pain medication. An orthopaedic nurse spends time encouraging patients to increase their mobility, educates about how to protect their joint and bone health, and implements strategies to minimize their pain and complications.
You will be part of a team of supportive nurses who possess excellent communication, organisational and dynamic clinical skills.
Nurses must meet the below:
Nurses must be registered with the NMC
Have a minimum of 6 months post qualification experience in an acute hospital setting
Have right to work in the UK
Nursing Personnel are recruiting trauma and orthopaedic nurses for T&O nurse jobs the following locations: