Vacancy Details


Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Practice Nurse - Age Care Nurse
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
RN/EEN
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
25 Nov 2019
Ad Expiry Date
25 Feb 2020
Date Posted
25 Nov 2019
Date Updated
25 Nov 2019

Description

Position Description

 Aged Care Liaison Nurse  - Role description

A rare role within a thriving family GP practice exists for an experienced nurse with interest & experience in aged care. Your role will be to assist our dedicated GP’s in providing our patients who reside in aged care facilities with the care they require. This is a job share opportunity – an interest in the care of those residing in residential aged care facilities (RACF) is a must.  Your duties will include but not be limited to:

 

  • Assisting our GP’s with seeing Patients within the RACF environment
  • Assuming responsibility for certain correspondence between the RACF, GP,  pharmacy etc
  • Having the skills to triage patients based on information from RACF staff, patient’s family & other caregivers
  • The ability to maintain a high standard of paperwork organisation is essential
  • Utilising excellent communication skills – you will be communicating with a wide variety of people.

 The successful applicant will benefit from thorough training  - which will be supplied by a member of staff currently working within the same role.

 

Essentials Description

Must have current registration with AHPRA

Own Car

Computer Literate

Excellent communication skills

At times you will be required to work independently, therefore you will need to have excellent time keeping & prioritisation skills.

Desirables Description

There are aspects of this role that will likely be quite appealing to the successful applicant. These can be discussed during the interview process.

Current First Aid and CPR

Clinical aged care experience

Description of Facilities

Located in beautiful Port Stephens. We are a family orientated practice who provide an extremely high level of care to 5 local age facilities. 

Description of Benefits

To be discussed on interview

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Providence Medical Shoal Bay
Contact Name
Main Phone
Secondary Phone

Address

5 Government Rd
Shoal Bay, NSW, 2315