Clinical Midwife/Nurse Manager 3, Infection Prevention & Contnrol, Cork University Maternity Hospital Job at HSE South – in Cork, County Cork
Cork University Maternity Hospital (CUMH) is a 150 bedded Tertiary Referral Centre for Maternity, Neonatology and Gynaecology located on the campus of Cork University Hospital.
CUMH incorporates the Obstetric, Gynaecology and Neonatology Services within the Health Service Executive Southern region. CUMH has approximately 8, 000 births per annum and is a tertiary referral centre.
Services at CUMH are delivered within the South South/West Hospital Group (SSWHG) Ireland South Women and Infants Directorate which is based on the principles of partnership and integration and strongly supports the involvement of the multidisciplinary team in service provision.
CUMH is the site for clinical placements for student midwives and student nurses in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes delivered in partnership with University College Cork.
CUMH Services incorporates the use of the MN-CMS (Maternal Newborn Clinical Management System) into care delivered at CUMH.
Purpose of Post
To provide professional / clinical leadership in the designated area of Infection Prevention and Control. To oversee the management of resources including staffing and staff development. To facilitate communication across the healthcare teams.
The post of CM/NM 3 has a pivotal role in service planning and development, co-ordinating and managing activity and resources within the designated area of responsibility. The CM/NM 3’s responsibilities include: overseeing the quality of nursing care, the development and implementation of policy and procedures, the monitoring of activity and the delivery of agreed levels of service for the designated area(s). The CM/NM3 plays a key role in providing clinical and professional leadership and promoting the values of the organisation.
About the Company
Company: HSE South –
Company Location: Cork, County Cork