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Reference Number 94396
Position Title Registered Nurse
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Murrumbidgee Local Health District
Geographical Location Lake Cargelligo
Award Classification Public Health System Nurses' & Midwives' (State) Award - Registered Nurse
Salary $27.35 - $38.41
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision of patient and resident centered, evidence-based nursing care and is expected to embrace a practice development philosophy in the delivery of that care. Care will be provided in a quality framework and promote positive health outcomes. The nurse will assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care in collaboration with individual/s and the multidisciplinary health care team using a contemporary practice model. Care will be planned giving consideration to ethnicity, culture, gender, spiritual values, sexuality, age, disability and economic and social factors in consultation with the patient as all or any of these may impact on their health journey. The nurse will show leadership and embrace change in the coordination and delivery of their care, inclusive of appropriate referral to, and in consultation with, other relevant health professionals, service providers, and community The nurse will assist in the provision of supervision and support for less experienced clinicians or students and will maintain their professional development and meet ANMC RN competency. Further to this, the nurse will align their professional values and goals and work within mandated directives, standards, policies and procedures of the Health Service.

 

This is a Permanent Full Time position, working 38 hours  per week, and classified as a Registered Nurse. This position is located in Lake Cargelligo and belongs to Murrumbidgee Local Health District. 

Selection Criteria 6. Knowledge, understanding and commitment to the principles of Quality, infection control, OHES and EEO.

5. Demonstrated commitment to professional development, evidence based practice and an understanding of recent contemporary changes in medical and surgical nursing.

4. Knowledge of and ability to work within a patient and resident centred approach to nursing with a willingness to show leadership and embrace change in the coordination and delivery of care .

3. Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team in a rural and remote health setting.

2. Demonstrated competencies in and/or knowledge of the complexities and challenges involved in caring for patients/residents in a rural and remote multipurpose health service.

1. Demonstrated ability to meet the ANMC competencies for the Registered Nurse/Midwife & current registration with AHPRA .
Contact Person Stephen Evans
Contact Number 0268980200
Contact Email stephen.evans@gsahs.health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 22/08/2012
Supporting Documents
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