Vacancy Details


Vacancy Info:

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Are you a skilled nurse who is passionate about patient centred care and improving health outcomes? Come join our Erina team!
Vacancy Type
Practice Nurse
Position Title
Health Management Nurse
Hours Per Week
Part Time
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
11 Mar 2020
Ad Expiry Date
15 Apr 2020
Date Posted
11 Mar 2020
Date Updated
11 Mar 2020

Description

Position Description

Are you a skilled nurse who is passionate about patient centred care and improving health outcomes? Our exciting Health Management program and clinics provide targeted interventions for individuals with complex and chronic diseases, optimising health outcomes and reducing avoidable hospitalisations. Working with our friendly Erina Family Medicine team, the Health Management Nurse will work with the practice team and provide coordinated care to enrolled patients. Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Identify and recruit eligible patients to participate in Health Management clinics
  • Support patients to better self-manage their conditions through preparation of GP management plans and coordination of Team Care Arrangements
  • Conduct health assessments using current and evidence based assessment tools
  • Liaise with all members of the health care team to ensure services are well coordinated
  • Support GPs, practice nurse and practice staff in program protocols and procedures
  • Although this role is predominantly based in the practice, there is a requirement that the successful applicant is confident in providing in-home service as well

 

If this sounds like a great opportunity for your next career move, then come join Australia's premium operator of Medical Centres. Go to https://www.seek.com.au/job/41136868?_ga=2.21201275.1505167224.1583706098-1659114233.1560297475 to submit your application.

Essentials Description

Do you have the qualities that we are looking for?

  • Current AHPRA Nurse registration - Registered Nurse (Division 1) or Enrolled Nurse (Division 2)
  • At least 1 years' post registration experience
  • A valid Working with Children Check or willingness to obtain
  • Excellent oral & written communication skills
  • A caring and collaborative approach to patient care
  • Proven multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills
Desirables Description
  • Previous experience working in general practice is highly regarded
  • Experience in chronic disease management is desirable but not essential (particularly diabetes experience)
Description of Facilities

Erina Family Medicine is a friendly and welcoming team of nursing and administrative staff, supporting 7 General Practitioners to provide services to the local area. You will join a fun and professional team, with ongoing training and career opportunities through our large network of medical centres around Australia. 

Erina Family Medicine is part of the IPN Medical Centres network, the premium operator of medical centres in Australia, offering professional healthcare consultations to over 10 million Australians each year. We manage over 220 modern, multidisciplinary medical centres throughout Australia.

 

Description of Benefits

We have a great opportunity for you to work three days per week (21 hours) as a part time Health Management Nurse. Remuneration is commensurate with skills and experience. This could be your opportunity to:

 

  • Provide coordinated care to patients with complex and chronic diseases
  • Shape the future of chronic disease management in the primary care setting
  • Join a premium operator of medical centres in Australia

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Erina Family Medicine
Contact Name
Jane Carpenter
Main Phone
Secondary Phone

Address

Suites 1-3

40 Karalta Road

Erina, NSW, 2250