Nurse Practitioner - Flynn

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 24/06/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Latrobe Regional Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 14866

Reference: 14866

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | Traralgon

Nurse Practitioner - Flynn

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and suitably qualified Nurse Practitioner to join the Flynn Unit at Latrobe Regional Hospital.

Reporting to the Flynn Manager the successful applicant will be proficent in the following

  • Lead clinical practice that is safe, high quality, promotes access to care and demonstrates exceptional clinical nursing leadership

  • Recommended medication prescribing, diagnostics, referral to practitioners, sick certificates and admission/discharge within the endorsed scope of practice as an NPC

  • Ensure the inclusion of evidence based nursing interventions within the Recovery Model

  • Family and Carer collaboration, liaison, support and education

  • Physical health screening and management within the nursing framework

  • Management and treatment of AOD issues

  • Provision of psychological and social interventions

  • Ensure communication with all members of the health team in planning, delivery and evaluation of care by encouraging the multidisciplinary team approach.

  • Demonstrate open and transparent communication between all staff, consumers and carers.

  • Ensure service provision is provided in a helpful, sensitive way to those most in need, and based on clinical priority and eligibility.

  • Ensure the service actively communicates rights and responsibilities to all consumers.

  • Assist in the development and promotion of strategies enabling collaboration between programs and services

  • Foster and model an understanding of culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

  • Responsible for the delivery of advanced practice in mental health nursing, demonstrating both population and individual health, early intervention and prevention

  • Demonstrates expert knowledge in mental health nursing, complex decision making ability and the clinical competencies for advanced practice

Why work for LRH?

A leading Gippsland employer, Latrobe Regional Hospital is Gippsland's specialist referral and trauma centre located 150km east of Melbourne. We are a purpose-built teaching hospital caring for a population of more than 260,000 people.Our comprehensive range of services extends to emergency, intensive care, elective surgery, allied health, obstetrics, medical and radiation oncology at the Gippsland Cancer Care Centre, dialysis and aged care.

We offer:

  • A friendly and supportive team

  • High quality patient care

  • A collaborative and innovative working environment

  • Modern Facilities

  • Electronic Medical Records

Our unique difference:

  • Regional lifestyle opportunities

  • Access to excellent schools, health and transport services

  • Generous salary packaging benefits, paid parental leave and flexible working conditions

  • Expanding specialist services with future redevelopments & expansions

Our commitment to you:

LRH is recognized as a leading learning hospital providing ongoing career opportunities.  We provide a safe and rewarding work environment for all of our staff and have made a long-term commitment to strengthen our organisational culture through leadership excellence, education and training.

Now is an exciting time to join our team with significant growth on the horizon.

Diversity and Inclusion

At LRH we value workforce diversity and inclusion, where individual uniqueness is embraced. We value diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexuality.

At LRH we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants on (03) 5173 8653.

We at LRH strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the People & Culture team via email at peoplecultureadmin@lrh.com.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

Nurse Practitioner - Flynn

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SEBASTIANO ROMANO - (03) 5173 8300
Roshmon Ramachandran - (03) 5173 8300

Nurse Practitioner - Flynn