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Nurse Navigator Aboriginal & TSI


• Exciting opportunity to join the fastest growing Health Service in South East Queensland with multiple career pathways
• This position you may be required to undertake a number of after hour on-call shifts
• Based in Ipswich only 40 Minutes from the Brisbane CBD

Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Health - Nursing
Classification Nurse Grade 7
Workplace Location Brisbane - West,Ipswich region
Job ad reference QLD/332003
Closing date 24-Jan-2020
Job duration
Contact person Juliet Graham
Contact details 07 3447 2964
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About the role

The NP-Nurse Navigator has the breadth and depth of clinical skills required to identify and monitor the health care requirements of high needs complex diabetes patients, and to provide support to identify the appropriate action required and to facilitate timely access to appropriate services. NP-Nurse navigators play a key role in supporting and coordinating a patient's entire health care journey, rather than focusing on just a specific disease or condition. This role is underpinned by the principles of delivering coordinated and patient-centred care, creating partnerships across different health providers and sectors, improving patient outcomes and enabling improvements across the system.

About you

  • Demonstrated contemporary advanced practice, expert clinical skills and knowledge in credentialed scope of practice with demonstrated leadership capability enabling the delivery and support of high-quality patient focused care
  • Demonstrates the ability to apply specialised knowledge of contemporary advanced nursing practice and theory within credentialed scope of practice and to effectively support the delivery of clinical care.   
  • Demonstrates the ability to build and maintain strong relationships through open communication and the creation of a positive environment within and across the multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrated ability to actively contribute to the learning and development of others.
  • Demonstrates the ability to educate, inform, counsel and support patients and families with contemporary clinical information at an advanced level relevant to patient's care and understanding.
  • Applied knowledge of quality improvement frameworks and associated quality processes including the integration of contemporary nursing research to all clinical activities
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and professionally partner with all members of the healthcare team both internally and externally to the health service.
  • Demonstrated ability to look across the health system for improvements that will impact the care and service to older adults

To apply

  • Further information regarding this role please download and read the attached Role Description and Information Packages. You will need to submit your Cover Letter, CV or Resume including the names and contact details of two referees and a short response (maximum 1-2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant to the role. If you are viewing this advertisement on Seek, to access the Role Description please click on “Apply for this job” to be taken to our website.


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