Purpose of Position
To better integrate respiratory care between the hospital, ambulatory services, specialist community health and General Practitioners.
The Clinical Nurse Consultant will asssit in the running of key services within the Integrated Care Program including patient identification, enrolment, patient education, clinic assessment and running of the Respiratory Patient Hotline.
The Clinical Nurse Consultant will ensure integration with models of care within the Integrated Care Project (cardiology and endocrine) and liase closely with all members of the health care teams (including general practice, community health, HitH services etc).
An exciting opportunity exists for a Registered Nurse to join the Respiratory Integrated Care service in the role of Clinical Nurse Consultant.
The position works within a multidisciplinary team of clinicans providing care to patients within WSLHD.
To be eligible to apply for this position, you must be a current employee of the Western Sydney Local Health District.
Persons engaged by Non-Government Organisations (NGOs) as participants of the 'Transition to Work Program’ for people with disabilities, within WSLHD, are exempt from the above clause. People with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are encouraged to apply; and where required, WSLHD will implement reasonable adjustment consistent with industry standard.
Stepping Up aims to assist Aboriginal job applicants by providing information about applying for roles in NSW Health organisations. For more information, please visit: http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
*Westmead hospital car parking allocation model is changing. There is a waitlist for parking for new staff commencing at Westmead Hospital. This does not apply for staff with disability*
This position is permanent full time, working 38 hours per week and is classified as a Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 1.
Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.