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Clinical Nurse- Metro North Public Health UnitQueensland Government
Metro North Health is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering excellent care underpinned by our values of respect, integrity, high performance, teamwork and compassion. Metro North Health provides the full range of public sector health services including rural, regional and tertiary teaching hospitals. Our service covers an area of 4157 square kilometres and extends from the Brisbane River to north of Kilcoy.
Metro North facilities include: - Caboolture Hospital - Woodford Correctional Centre - Kilcoy Hospital - Redcliffe Hospital - The Prince Charles Hospital - The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital - Surgical, Treatment and Rehabilitation Service - Community and Oral Health - Metro North Mental Health Working within Metro North Health is an opportunity to contribute to providing outstanding health services to Queenslanders. We are committed to best practice and continuous quality improvement and encourages staff to take advantage of training and development opportunities. Metro North Health promotes a healthy balance between your work and personal life, provides flexible work hours, paid parental leave and study leave options.
For further information please visit the Metro North Health website. This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community. About the Role Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in accordance with Schedule 2, Nurses and Midwives (Queensland Health Award) (2015) - Generic Level Statements (GLS) Nurse Grade 6 Band 1 and the Queensland Health and Metro North Health's commitments and values, in achievement of the organisational goals and Domains of Practice.
Practice in accordance with code of ethics, professional standards and legislation affecting nursing/midwifery practice by maintaining current knowledge and competence within scope of position. Apply advanced clinical nursing expertise, including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation, to deliver a high standard of public health nursing practice in communicable diseases and immunisation. Provide public health nursing services in accordance with national, Queensland Health, and public health unit guidelines including investigation and management of notifiable conditions, non-notifiable diseases and communicable disease outbreaks; assessment, advice and management of vaccine management and immunisation issues.
Demonstrate advanced clinical nursing skills and problem-solving relevant to the follow up of notifiable conditions and immunisation enquiries. Job ad reference number: MN385856 Close date: Wednesday, 15th September 2021 Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description. Why work for us? We offer rewarding career opportunities acro....