Nurse Practitioner - Correctional

15/08/2023
Job Type
Locum
Emp Type
Casual
Industry
Nursing & Midwifery
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Any
Salary Type
Hourly
Salary
AUD $90.00 - AUD $100.00
Job ID
34698

Job Description

Position: Nurse Practitioner

Location: Correctional Centre, New South Wales

Duration: Minimum 6 weeks

Rate: Up to $100 p.h

Benefits:

  • Free Travel (from your home to the accommodation) and Accommodation: You will need your own vehicle to get from the accommodation to the facility.
  • Prescriber Support: Access to a comprehensive prescriber support system to enhance your clinical practice.
  • Nutrition and Comfort: Indulge in delicious, hot meals prepared on-site, and treat yourself to premium barista-made coffees and ice cream days.
  • Supportive Environment: Be part of a collaborative and caring team dedicated to delivering quality healthcare.

Responsibilities: As a Nurse Practitioner at our correctional centre, you will be responsible for providing advanced nursing care, diagnosing and treating medical conditions, and coordinating patient care plans. Your role will include:

  • Conducting comprehensive health assessments and physical examinations.
  • Diagnosing and treating acute and chronic illnesses.
  • Collaborating with healthcare professionals to develop and implement treatment plans.
  • Providing health education and counseling to patients.
  • Ensuring timely and accurate documentation of patient care.

Qualifications:

  • Current registration as a Nurse Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Prescribing rights and the ability to independently manage patient care.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong clinical assessment and decision-making abilities.

If this sounds like you or anyone in your network, please apply here!

 

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