Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 3 - Aged Care Service Emergency Team (ASET) & Southcare Outreach Service - Temporary Part Time - The Sutherland Hospital
Employment Type : Temporary Part Time until December 2020 Position Classification : Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 3 Remuneration : $62.66 - $63.83 per hour Hours Per Week : 14 Requisition ID : REQ135492 The Sutherland Hospital is a 375-bed, major metropolitan hospital and an associated teaching hospital of the University of NSW which is part of the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District and is located in Caringbah, a southern suburb of Sydney.
Established in 1958, The Sutherland Hospital campus offers a comprehensive range of inpatient and community services to around 226,000 residents of the Sutherland Shire, colloquially known as ?The Shire?. A recently completed $62.9 million redevelopment has delivered a new and expanded emergency department, 60 new acute inpatient beds, refurbishment works to provide an expanded medical imaging service and storage space for theatres to improve efficiencies.
The hospital campus is close to some of Sydney?s great beaches at Cronulla and to the beautiful Royal National Park. Cronulla is a lively suburb with many restaurants, cafes, bars and a cinema. At Miranda, just a 10 minute walk away from the hospital, there is a Westfield Shopping Centre and cinema complex.
Salary Packaging and Fitness Passport is also available to eligible staff members. Where you'll be working Aged care Service Emergency Team (ASET) and Soutcare Outreach Service (SOS) ASET provides a multidisciplinary consult service for patients 70 years and older who present to the Sutherland Hospital Emergency Department. ASET work collaboratively with Emergency Department staff to achieve optimal care and management of the elderly patient.
ASET assess and identify complex issues, advocate for patients and their carers?, refer and facilitate access to other relevant services if medically cleared from the Emergency Department. The Southcare Outreach Service (SOS) provides a multidisciplinary community team for the ageing population over 65 years of age residing in the Sutherland Shire. The SOS provides short term acute interventions (up to six weeks) by Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Geriatrician and Social Work to facilitate enhanced patient care and safe clinical outcomes.
SOS staff will provide assessment, intervention and referral onto other required services in order to navigate and integrate the patient?s journey between tertiary and primary care. What you'll be doing The vision for South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) is ?exceptional care, healthier lives? . SESLHD is committed to enabling our community to be healthy and well, and to providing the best possible compassionate care when people need it.
The vision for Nursing and Midwifery at The Sutherland hospital (TSH) is to build a united team that provides compassionate care to our community through transformational, supportive and holistic nursing and midwifery. The Clinical Nurse Consultant is a Registered Nurse who has responsibility for the coordination....