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Haemodialysis Clinical Nurse Specialist

Haemodialysis Clinical Nurse Specialist

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Clinical Nurse Specialist (Ambulatory Care Channel) – GALWAY

€50k – €60k (The salary is pro rata to 30 hours)

Galway, Ireland (ON-SITE); Monday – Friday; Permanent position, 30hrs p.w.

Our client is a well-known Renal Care Clinic based in Galway.

General responsibilities:

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist will be reporting to CNM 3.
  • Assessment, planning implementation and evaluation of monthly bloods, transplant work up and follow up, Hepatitis B vaccinations and monitoring to a haemodialysis patient grouping.
  • Provide information and specialist advice to patients on haemodialysis. Selecting and developing appropriate literature and support networks that are available.
  • To be involved in infection control and health promotion of the haemodialysis population.
  • To commence transplant work-up and evaluations, liaise with the medical team regarding having suitable patients placed on the transplant pool in a timely manner.
  • Attend renal transplant multi-disciplinary team meetings.
  • Maintain clinical and practical skills in haemodialysis.
  • To be aware of legislation and amendments governing or affecting nursing, health and safety.
  • Monthly Bloods, analysis and prescription specific to Anaemia and Renal Mineral Bone Disease management.
  • Hepatitis B Vaccination programme, prescribing vaccination, monitoring annual titres and prescribing boosters where required, monitoring non responders.
  • To Compile and report monthly and annual audit data for the AIS.
  • Nurse prescribing as per Collaborative Practice Agreement


  • A qualification to degree level in Nursing and registered with NMBI.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Renal Nursing is essential.  
  • Certificate in Nurse/Midwife Prescribing desirable.
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