Registered Nurse

Job No: ILA99656
Location: Hervey Bay

Role Details
  • Monday to Friday flexible working hours no on call work!
  • Part Time 38 hours per fortnight
  • To service clients in our Wide Bay region
  • Salary $75,608 (FTE) + superannuation + salary packaging (up to $15,900 tax free wage)
  • Car Km's reimbursed at 0.78 per km

 

Own nurses work independently to make a real difference to those living in Regional Rural and Remote Australia, but have access to the support of clinical leaders, geriatricians and education to help them achieve positive health outcomes for our clients.

 

 
At integratedliving, our nurses work collaboratively with other health professionals in the organisation to assess, monitor and evaluate through contemporary nursing practices and theories including telehealth monitoring. Our nurses not only manage customers care plans which address the goals driven by consumer directed care, they also participate in community based wellness programs and the like to bring fulfilling care and reablement to our customers lives. We are committed to delivering exceptional health and wellbeing outcomes for our regional, rural and remote customers.

 

Why this Nursing position?

Here our customers are not another " bed number". Here, you can treat our customers holistically and make a positive difference to their health outcomes. Here, you are charged with the power and autonomy to make the decisions and recommendations about their care and then see the outcomes of these decisions through to the end. Here, you will be working with older Australians with complex co morbidity's and those with medical complexities, tackling care other companies are not due to the person's remote home location. You will have access to clinical support from our Clinical Practice Advisors (help desk) and education provided by the Psycho-geriatric SOS service to ensure you feel successful, not isolated.

 

What you will be doing

  • Providing timely and appropriate health education to customers and carers including running Wellness for Independence © group programs.
  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for our home based customers with complex needs.
  • Encouraging and assisting customers and families to achieve their optimal levels of functioning, independence and self-care through care planning.
  • Providing advanced clinical care such as; chronic disease management, medication management, palliative care, catheter management, stoma care, wound management, diabetes management

 

Your Expertise and qualifications needed

  • Advanced and current clinical knowledge, skills with a minimum 4 years post grad experience
  • Strong understanding of community nursing and the principles of primary health care including providing services in a Consumer Directed framework
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work as an independent clinical and to self motivate.
  • Ability to organise work in a systematic, timely and accurate manner.
  • Strong computer skills including; email, internet use, basic Excel and a willingness to learn and adopt new technologies in the workplace.
  • Division One Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioners' Regulation Agency.
  • Current Driver's License and ability to travel as required for customer care

 

        If you are looking for to work for an organisation who doesn't call sick people "patients" but rather "customers with complex needs" and to truly make a difference, then apply to this role!

                                                                       

For more information, please click here for the Position Description.

Position contact: Angela (02) 40893804

Application closing date: Friday 20th September

Please note - applications may close early should the best candidate be found prior to the closing date.

www.integratedliving.org.au

 

 

Integratedliving values diversity and promotes understanding and inclusion of all people organisation wide. Our workforce proudly reflects the local communities we live and work in and we actively encourage all applications.

 

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