Busy and Challenging Environment
Heatlh Care Support Worker - Band 3 (Current Employee) – Keats Ward, The Harbour Hospital, Blackpool – 30 March 2017
My day can consist of working with inpatients daily, carrying out any physical observations and taking blood sugars. some ward based activities, escorting patients on allocated leave in hospital grounds.
Escorting patients to outpatient appointments at local general hospital. Assisting patients with personal care, keeping their room tidy and laundry washed.
Talking to patients and assessing mood and frame of mind, Carrying out any specific levels of observations required on individual patients.
I am also a qualified phlebotomist so am able to take patients bloods using the S-Monevette System and filling appropriate paperwork and making sure blood sample are transported via courier to Path Lab