Feb 13, 2019

Nurse Practitioner Candidate (Primary Health/Chronic Disease) – Townsville Offender Heath Service

$11,439 monthly
  • Townsville Hospital & Health Service
  • Townsville
Full time Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Job Description

The Nurse Practitioner Candidate, within credentialed scope of practice provides nursing leadership, clinical governance, case management and complex clinical care and support for patients within the correctional environment. The majority of health care provided to patients in the custodial setting is based within a model of primary health care and predominantly relates to the management of chronic disease, infectious disease, co-morbidity (alcohol and drug addiction and mental health service) and the provision of acute care as required.

Mandatory Role Requirements

  • Bachelor of Nursing and current AHPRA registration
  • Demonstrated competence and clinical experience within the relevant clinical specialty at an advanced level
  • Enrolment in a Master of Nursing Science (Nurse Practitioner) course at the time of commencing the Nurse Practitioner Candidate position
  • The successful applicant will be required to work the roster including weekends if rostered

Generous remuneration package value up to $11,439 p.m. comprising salary range of $4234.40 to $4598.20 p.f. (Nurse Grade 7), 17.5% leave loading, 12.75 % employer contribution to superannuation. Temporary full-time position commencing asap for up to 12 months.

Applications close: Sunday 3 March 2019

Enquiries: Amanda Ostrenski 07 4433 1827

Apply via: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-TV302312

Speciality

Care of people with long term conditions,   Primary health care,   Other  

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