Clinical Nurse Manager 1 (ward 4c Renal), Cork University Hospital, Cork

Ireland, Cork, Cork
Last update 2023-09-27
Expires 2023-10-27
ID #1822493906
Clinical Nurse Manager 1 (ward 4c Renal), Cork University Hospital, Cork
Ireland, Cork, Cork,
Modified August 31, 2023


Cork University Hospital (CUH) has approximately 800 beds and this will increase further to 1,000 beds on completion of the transfer of additional services to the CUH campus. CUH currently employs approximately 3,269 (WTE) staff of multiple professions and is the primary teaching hospital for the Faculty of Health and Science in University College Cork (UCC). UCC is the Academic partner of the South/South West Hospital Group. CUH has very strong relationships with each of the six schools within the Science Faculty of UCC and this is a key area for future development to maximise the opportunities for both the service and academia.</p>

CUH is a recommended Major Trauma Centre for the Republic of Ireland due to the wide range of specialties delivered by the hospital – including Neurosciences, Cardiac Services, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Renal, Internal Medicine, Vascular, Ophthalmology, Urology, Plastic Surgery, Maxillary-Facial, Paediatrics, Intensive Care, Oncology, Haematology, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Neonatology and Emergency Medicine.</p>

CUH is the tertiary referral centre for the HSE Southern area, and the supra regional area of Limerick, Clare, Tipperary, Waterford and Kilkenny. CUH therefore acts as a regional centre for secondary and tertiary care for the catchment population of approx. 550,000 served by the HSE Southern area and a supra-regional centre for a total a population of 1.1 million.</p>

In 2022, CUH had 72,928 ED presentations; 265,360 physical out-patient attendances; 38,457 virtual out-patient attendances; 30,379 inpatient discharges and 30,593 day cases.</p>

Sláintecare is about delivering a safe, quality health and social care service that meets the needs of our growing population, and attracts and retains the very best healthcare clinicians, managers, and staff. The new Sláintecare Implementation Strategy and Action Plan 2021-2023 sets out the priorities and actions for the next phase of the reform programme. The aim is to deliver a universal health service that offers the right care, in the right place, at the right time.</p>

Renal/Acute Medicine Ward (4C)</ins></strong></p>

The Renal Department is a large referral centre in the South of Ireland for the Specialties of Nephrology, in-centre Dialysis, Home Dialysis and Transplantation. The Department is committed to the provision of both in-patient and out-patient care and a fully integrated programme of Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) for patients with end stage kidney disease (ESKD).</p>

The Renal Ward (4C) provides in-patient care for renal patients including bedside dialysis, while also catering for patients under other specialties including acute medicine and infectious diseases.</p>


To be responsible for the management, care, and treatment of service users, to ensure that the optimum standard of care is provided within the designated area(s) of responsibility.</p>

The primary role of the Clinical Nurse Manager 1 (CNM 1) will be one of clinical and professional leadership and development in the nursing team, including the development of nursing staff by means of in-service training, orientation of new staff and arranging for clinical experience and supervision of student nurses where this is appropriate.</p>


For informal enquiries, please contact:</p>

Name: Ciaran Sweeney</p>

Job Title: Assistant Director of Nursing</p>


Tel: 087 0921093</p>

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Clinical nurse manager 1 (ward 4c renal), cork university hospital

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