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Registered Nurse - St Vincent's Hospital SydneySt Vincent's Hospital Network
Position Title: Registered Nurse Employment Type: Permanent Full Time Hours per week: 38 hours per week Position Grade: Registered Nurse Salary: $64,377.92 to $ 90,394.15 Enterprise Agreement The Named NSW (Non-Declared) Affiliated Health Organization Nurses Agreement 2017 Department Name: Ambulatory and Community services - Hospital in the Home Position Summary: The Hospital in the Home (HITH) service is comprised of a team of registered nurses, a nurse practitioner, a physiotherapist, an advanced trainee registrar and a medical consultant.
HITH patients are admitted patients and care is delivered using a hospital bed substitution model of care, across a 7 day service. Care is delivered in the patient’s home, hospital clinic setting, or in the patient’s workplace. Delivery of care is generally high intensity and short term in nature.
The HITH service’s primary objective is to optimise patient outcomes, thereby reducing hospital length of stay and/or avoiding unnecessary hospital admissions and emergency presentations. The HITH RN will contribute to service provision and delivery within Integrated Care to reduce avoidable hospital admission and promote early discharge from hospital. The HITH RN will support the continuum across the inpatient and community settling.
The registered nurse provides evidence-based nursing care to people of all ages and cultural groups, including individuals, families and communities. The registered nurse assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care in collaboration with individuals and the multidisciplinary health care team so as to achieve goals and health outcomes. The registered nurse takes a leadership role in the coordination of nursing and health care within and across different care contexts to facilitate optimal health outcomes.
This includes appropriate referral to, and consultation with, other relevant health professionals, service providers, and community and support services. The registered nurse practices independently and interdependently, assuming accountability and responsibility for their own actions and delegation of care to enrolled nurses and health care workers. Delegation takes into consideration the education and training of enrolled nurses and health care workers and the context of care This position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children&39;s Guardian.
For more information and how to apply, please visit the Office of the Children&39;s Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.
gov.au/working-with-children/working-with-children-check The vacancy is open to Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens who hold a valid New Zealand passport, Australian permanent residents and those non-residents deemed by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to be eligible to work in Australia only. About St Vincent&39;s Health Network Sydney: St Vincent&39;s Health Network Sydney is made up of three public hospitals, St Vincent&39;s Ho....