Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Wagga Wagga
Employment Type : Temporary Part Time (Maternity leave position until September 2020) Position Classification : Registered Nurse Remuneration : $62,619.50 - $87,926.11 per annum, pro-rata Hours Per Week : 24 Requisition ID : REQ121928 Vaccination Category : A Applications Close : 12 November 2019 Navigate your own career; we have a variety of pathways available at MLHD Where you will be working Wagga Wagga Base Hospital (WWBH) is one of the busiest rural hospitals in NSW with over 300 beds, 40,000 emergency presentations, 1,100 births and approximately 11,000 operations annually.
A significant three stage re-build of WWBH is well underway, with the third and final stage of the redevelopment, a six-storey Ambulatory Care Building, commencing in 2018. Construction is due to be completed late 2020 with operational commissioning in 2021. Stages 1 and 2 completed in 2017, delivered a new 50-bed Mental Health Building and a 7-storey Acute Services Building.
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital includes an emergency department, operating theatres, womenâ€™s and childrenâ€™s inpatient unit, intensive care and high dependency unit, angiography suites, additional inpatient beds and a rooftop helipad. Specialties include cardiovascular, gastroenterology, renal medicine, obstetrics, orthopaedics, psychiatry and paediatrics. In total, the NSW Government is investing $431 million in the development of Wagga Wagga Health Service.
It represents one of the largest health redevelopment in the state. Further information about the WWHS Redevelopment is available here > http://www.wwhsredev.
au/ About the great community of Wagga Wagga Known as the hub of the Riverina, Wagga Wagga has recently been recognised as one of the â€˜top family friendlyâ€™ cities in Australia; boasting a rich range of cultural experiences, a strong sporting culture and a wide selection of schools and education options for families. With an urban population over 60,000 people, Wagga Wagga is NSWâ€™s largest inland city and offers a myriad of activities to enjoy, including a wonderful selection of restaurants, cafes, markets and wineries, galleries and museums. To learn more about life in Wagga Wagga please visit: https://visitwagga.
com/ What you will be doing Provide safe compassionate person centred care through the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care in collaboration with individual/s and the multidisciplinary health care team to achieve safe quality care outcomes that meet the goals of the individual. Selection Criteria Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA), with demonstrated evidence to meet the NMBA's Registered Nurse professional standards (code of conduct, code of ethics, guide to professional boundaries, supervision guidelines and standards for practice) commensurate with the position. Demonstrates continuous quality improvement with the ability to: comprehensively conduct assessments; develop a p....