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Discharge Co-ordinator

NHS AfC: Band 6

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NHS AfC: Band 6
secondment 12 Months
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Frimley Park Hospital
£29,452 - £38,377 Per Annum Inc HCAS
24/07/2018 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.

Discharge Co-ordinator


37.5hrs a week

Secondment 12 Months

Salary Band 6

 An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced registered nurse to apply to join the discharge team on secondment. This will be an exciting opportunity to build on assessment and care planning skills. You will be assisting in complex discharge planning, including specialist assessments under the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and Funded nursing care. Assisting with the co-coordination of discharge plans of patients with complex health care needs and those whose discharge is delayed, across any clinical specialty at Frimley Park Hospital

 You will have excellent communication skills with a flair for problem solving and the ability to work well under pressure. You will need to have the ability to work flexibly and independently but also as part of a wide multidisciplinary team.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Katie Tripp, Patient Access Matron tel: 01276 604604 Blp 718 or katie-jo.tripp@nhs.net