Practice Nurse Mossman

Location Mossman Town Information: Mossman is located 60 minutes north of Cairns in Far North Queensland, 20kms from Port Douglas, a prime holiday destination and is the gateway to the Daintree. Mossman is a picturesque little township nestled at the foot of the mountains among bright green fields of sugar cane. Mossman boasts all shops/ services with Cairns only a short drive away for major needs. If you feel like you need a bit of space around you - Mossman and the surrounding areas are ideal to look for your own piece of paradise. And thanks to the tourism we also have a variety of affordable apartment style rental accommodation. Practice: The practice has full nursing and administration support, a well-stocked treatment/ procedure room, onsite pathology and a range of visiting allied health. What we offer: Lifestyle position: Our practice is open 8am-5pm Monday to Friday, no on call or after hours commitments The practice is mixed billing, DWS and eligible practitioners may attract GRIP incentive payments After Hours requirements: Nil The Role Perform clinical duties within required level of clinical competency including: triage, immunisations and other injections, wound management, chronic disease management, ECGs, Spirometry. Assist doctors with clinical procedures and maintain clinical documentation. Telephoning patients with test results as directed by medical staff: Manage recall of patients. Conduct preventative/screening procedures. Assist with patient education and community health promotion activities. Assist with GP management plans, and team care arrangements and play an active role in chronic disease management Maintain awareness of current and new legislation to ensure the practice is complying with all statutory and regulatory obligations including infection control, sterilisation, hazardous materials and safe handling/disposal of medical waste, records management, WHS, and accreditation. Supervise EEN Assist with the development of services such as group and individual programs and targeted clinics for specific pathologies such as Diabetes, Dementia and Obesity. About you You are looking to be challenged and work in a team-based environment You're an out-going person that loves to interact with individuals from all walks of life You are a believer in holistic healthcare and want to be part of a unique team approach to delivering healthcare You take pride in yourself and your work and are committed to personal and professional development You have excellent communication skills with patients, families and members of the General Practice team You are a registered nurse and hold current Current Registration with APNA. Desirable Previous experience working in a Primary Care Setting APNA Registration Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives . Apply today Reference HWQAH 2390 This position may be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development.:
Heathcare / nursing
Full Time
Health Workforce Queensland

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