Practice Nurse Team Leader - Southport

Healius

Help support our General Practice teams in delivering end to end patient care with our integrated care plan program.

  • Based in Southport
  • AHPRA Registered Registered Nurse
  • Permanent Full-Time Position - Monday to Friday
The Company

Healius Limited is one of Australia's leading ASX-listed healthcare providers with over 11,000 people in our teams across Australia. Our extensive network of medical centres feature a range of medical services including general practice, pathology, imaging, dental, physio, IVF and specialists all under one roof. We're committed to being a better organisation every day, and this is your opportunity to be a part of that journey.

The Medical Centres Division develop and operate over 70 modern, large scale multi-disciplinary medical centres located right across Australia. Our centres serve over two million Australians every year.

At Healius, our purpose is to help all Australians be healthy and well.

About the Role

Our Medical Centres provide affordable and accessible services to our patients across Australia delivering end to end patient care. To assist us in delivering this service, we are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our team and Treatment Room in Primary Medical & Dental Centre, Southport.

In this role, you will work collaboratively with our general practitioners, practice staff and other relevant care providers to provide triage services and integrated care for our patients.

The suitable candidate will confidently provide comprehensive healthcare to our patients including category 4 & 5 triage services, emergency care, health assessments and care plans.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Triaging our patients and prioritising emergency situations.
  • Assisting GP with procedures including excision of lesions, plastering and assessments.
  • Wound dressings and removal of sutures.
  • Performing ECGs and other tests such as spirometry and audiograms.
  • Venepuncture.
  • Immunisations.
  • Health assessments.
  • Preparation and review of care plans.
  • Assisting the GP with the management of the annual diabetes and asthma cycles of care.
  • Health coaching to support patients with achievement of their health goals.
  • Effective management of patient reminder systems.
  • Registering patients for eHealth.
  • Coordination, management and maintenance of patient clinical data.
  • Monitoring of patient clinical outcomes.
  • Monitoring and reporting on stock levels within the Treatment Room.
This is a permanent full-time position working Monday to Friday.
 
We are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse with previous experience in care plan/health assessment coordination and experience with chronic disease management.

You would possess:
  • Current RN AHPRA registration.
  • Minimum 4-5 years nursing experience.
  • Previous care plan/health assessment experience desirable.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise.
  • Well-presented.
  • Working With Children Check Clearance.
  • Evidence of vaccination/immunity history for Hepatitis B, MMR, dTpa, Varicella and vaccination/screening for TB.  
  • Eligibility to work in Australia required.   
How we will support you…
  • Full training & support.
  • Possibility of career growth and development - we are one of Australia's largest ASX listed healthcare organisations with network of over 70 medical centres across the country.
  • Security of a permanent full-time position.
  • Good work/life balance.
  • Make a difference to your community.
  • Full training & support will be provided.
  • Uniform provided for ease.
Join us and work with one of Australia's leading Health Care providers. We have a successful and professional network of 71 Medical Centres nation-wide, with excellent career opportunities.
 
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