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Exciting Permanent Opportunity for a Palliative Care Nursing Co-ordinator

Job details

Location: VIC
Discipline:
Reference: Ad-5632
Posted: 5 months ago

Job description

  • 12 Month Contract
  • Supportive welcoming service
  • Managing the logistics of palliative home care services, including medication and stock requirements

Reporting to the Clinical Services Manager you will draw on your extensive experience as a Palliative Care Nurse to deliver best practice holistic clinical palliative care within the community. This role will give you the opportunity to work autonomously as well as coordinating a collaborative team whilst working closely with our Palliative Care Specialist to develop this new program.

  • A 12-month contract with a view to extend
  • A pivotal role in the development of the clinical program
  • Coordinating all aspects of patient care from assessment and care planning to providing direct patient care
  • Liaising with hospitals, doctors and family members to provide safe palliative care to patients in their own home
  • Managing the logistics of palliative home care services, including medication and stock requirements

What will set you apart from the rest?

  • Current unrestricted AHPRA Registration Divisional 1 Registered Nurse
  • Palliative care qualifications along with minimum 5 years’ experience in palliative care  
  • Clinical knowledge, skills and experience in acute care
  • An expert in providing patient centred, evidence-based specialist services for patients with palliative and end of life care needs
  • You will be naturally empathetic, observant, attentive, trustworthy and committed to making your patient feel safe and comfortable
  • Exceptional communication and organisation skills

For the full job description and further details on the role, please call Oliver Simmons on 02 9641 2417 or email at osimmons@charterhousemedical.com

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