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Registered Nurse

  • : CareLynx
  • : 04-Mar-2019
  • : Edge Hill QLD 4870

Clinical nurses providing exceptional nursing care to RACF residents and to support the RACF through a Consultancy or Software Implementation Model.

Job ad details:

About us:

CareLynx has developed an extensive Clinical Management and Monitoring Software Platform and delivers Software and Consultancy Services to Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACF) involving Clinical Systems and Processes.  We are an expanding business offering specialist services to the Aged Care Industry. Our systems and processes are consumer-focused and aimed at assisting all levels of staff, to provide sustainable, individual and quality care, no matter where. The team at CareLynx is dedicated to the improvement of aged care for the resident, staff, and facilities. We love what we do and what we do, we do well.

Your role:

We expect that you will:

  • Utilise contemporary standards and evidence to underpin best practice
  • Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in accordance with CareLynx Code of Conduct, and align with CareLynx Vision, Philosophy Statement and Values
  • Provide comprehensive, safe and effective evidence-based nursing care to achieve identified health outcomes
  • Utilise Clinical Management and Monitoring software Tools to deliver high levels of care
  • Recognise and uphold the rights of all clients accessing health services and advocate on their behalf. This also includes maintaining cultural sensitivities
  • Plan and evaluate nursing care in consultation with the multidisciplinary health care team and patients/residents/clients using effective interpersonal communication
  • Carry out nursing practice in accordance with Legislation, Common Law and Code of Ethics; and take action to rectify unsafe nursing practice and/or unprofessional conduct
  • Ensure a safe and secure environment for yourself / patients / residents / clients and visitors utilising a contemporary quality and risk management framework including assessment, reporting and actioning any issue that would appear to create a health and safety risk in your contracted work place
  • Undertake annual mandatory training as provided by CareLynx
  • Provide or facilitate appropriate training and ongoing support to students and less experienced health service staff within the delegated scope of practice and as required
  • Maintain accurate clinical documentation and patient information systems ensuring the data is accurate and complete

Skills and Experience:

Essential

  • Tertiary qualification in nursing or equivalent;
  • Current Nursing Registration with AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioners Agency);
  • Current federal police check, First aid and CPR certificates
  • Minimum of 5 years’ clinical nursing experience
  • Expertise and knowledge in the clinical field, particularly the nursing process
  • Solid knowledge of best practice clinical care

Desirable

  • Desirable to have experience in aged care
  • Knowledge of and/or involvement in Quality Improvement, research and education processes
  • Sound knowledge of contemporary resource management issues, at both a broad and specific level, referencing Workplace Health and Safety, Equal Employment Opportunity and Anti-discrimination
  • Systems Knowledge: desirable to have a strong IT and Software awareness and inclination

Job benefits

  • Overnight/multisite stays away for work will be required to fulfil the requirements of the role
  • Work with the highly experienced Founders and learn about best practice
  • Ability to make a real difference in Aged Care
  • Develop a deep understanding of the new SQF
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Aged Care Facility
Job Title
Registered Nurse
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Country
Australian Health Practitioner Registration
Australian Residency / Visa Status
Location
Edge Hill QLD 4870
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