Assess service needs and develop, implement and evaluate the programmes of providing the testing of patients in the drive through testing site, patients homes and nursing and care home environments.
Delegate the delivery of testing where appropriate, in line with NHS Wales delegation framework. Supervise the delivery of COVID-19 testing and the staff involved with its provision.
Ensure that the patient’s physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs are met including the fundamental aspects of testing.
Monitor and evaluate the standards of testing provided by the clinical team.
Be visible and accessible in the testing area to the nursing and wider multi-disciplinary team, patients and service users.
Continually support and work in conjunction with the Senior Sister/Charge Nurse and formally deputise in the absence of the Senior Sister/Charge Nurse.
Work alongside the multi-disciplinary team and provide specialist nursing advice as appropriate to own areas of expertise.
Deal with complex clinical and managerial situations that arise, analysing, seeking appropriate help