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Practice Registered Nurse

Job Classification
Registered Nurse (General)
Job Type
Full Time
Salary / Pay Type
Hourly Rate
Salary / Pay Range
$35 to $40
Start timeframe
Immediately
Location
O'connor ACT 2602

Immediate start is available for the successful candidate

We are looking for highly motivated Registered Nurse to join our team in Canberra Australia.

The role will be to provide evidence-based nursing care from care planning to delivery and evaluation, within your scope of practice.

As a member of a multidisciplinary health care team you will be required to work within a team environment and individually.

We are looking for passionate, friendly, proactive and patient-focus RN, who can work well under pressure,

You will be reporting to the Practice Manager and the successful applicant will play a central role in organising and coordinating care, as well as providing education to patients.

Wattle Street Medical Practice has been delivering healthcare services to more than 39,000 people in Canberra community and the surrounding regions for more than 20 years.

This GP practice opened in 2000 by a doctor and his wife who are passionate about providing doctors and staff with the best and most flexible working conditions and patients with the highest level, non-discriminatory medical care. We are open 5 and a half days a week.

Wattle Street Medical Practice provides a range of dedicated health services, catering for all patients needs. It consists of 7 consultation rooms and one treatment room, all with windows. The practice also has a beautiful outdoor area for the enjoyment of all staff.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure at all times the highest level of customer service via optimal communication, presentation and professional expertise.

  • Recognise and uphold the rights of all patients and candidates accessing services, including maintaining cultural sensitivity.

  • Triage, immunisation, other injections, wound management, health assessments, chronic disease management, ECG and collection of pathology samples.

  • Referrals where appropriate to allied health services/ specialists for review eg. GP, optometrist review, diabetic nurse educator etc.

  • Manage allocated administrative and service tasks including recalls and reminders, concise and accurate documentation of all relevant findings, and ensuring timeframes and schedules are adhered to.

  • Ensure equipment is well maintained for safe and accurate use eg. calibration of equipment, expiration dates.

  • Comply with privacy and confidentiality principles to all work practices including the Wattle Street Medical Practice policies and procedures.

  • Assisting Doctors with minor procedures.

  • Infection control

  • Maintain accreditation standards and lead reaccreditation process

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous experience in childhood immunisation

  • Current unrestricted nursing registration with AHPRA

  • Registered Nurse (RN) qualifications

  • Immunisation certificate

  • Immunisation status at time of commencement

  • Previous Medical Centre experience in General Practice setting preferred

  • Ability to multi-task, work autonomously, time manage and work effectively in a busy environment

  • Intermediates to Advanced computer abilities

  • Exceptional customer service, verbal and written communication skills

  • Commitment to best practice, ethical behaviour and conduct

  • Flexibility in working hours and reliability

  • All successful applicants will be asked to provide evidence of compliance with COVID-19 vaccination Public Health Orders

  • COVID vaccination training certificate

  • Understanding of duty of care, rights to privacy and confidentiality

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as within a team

  • Can-do attitude

  • Proven record in working closely with and being a successful member of a multidisciplinary team

 

DESIREABLE CRITERIA:

  • Prior experience with Best Practice software or similar

  • CPR certificate

 

 

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Job Location (Area or Region)
Job Type
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Private Practice
Job Title
Practice Registered Nurse
Salary / Pay Details
77K-80K per annum
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Job Reference
WSMP - Register Nurse - June 2022
Location
O'connor ACT 2602
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