Urology Clinical Nurse Specialist St. Michael’s Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, which is part of St. Vincent’s Hospital Group.
The hospital has 120 inpatient beds, 12 hour/7day week A/E Department, day surgery and outpatient clinics. My clinical caseload includes Uroflow/prostate assessment clinics, urinary catheterisation, TWOC, teaching self intermittent catheterisation, prostate and bladder cancer, urinary incontinence and management of post operative patients.
Education for staff, patients and their carers is an important part of my role. Also liaising with community services for continuity of care.