Employment Type : Casual Position Classification : Enrolled Nurse Remuneration : $29.18 - $31.70 per hour Requisition ID : REQ137097 Location : Manning Hospital and Wingham Community Hospital Enrolled Nurse - Casual Manning Hospital and Wingham Community Hospital Manning Hospital is an acute 160 bed hospital that services greater Taree, the Great Lakes Region and Gloucester for surgery, general medicine, critical care, obstetrics, paediatrics, emergency, oncology, palliative care, rehabilitation, acute renal dialysis, high dependency and mental health.
Manning Hospital is a Rural Referral Hospital on the NSW Lower North Coast servicing a community of nearly 100,000 people. The hospital itself has 160 beds, a 4 bed ICU/HDU and 6 bed Cardiac Care Unit. There is an Emergency Department, with about 25,000 presentations per year, and medical, surgical and children's wards.
There is a co-located mental health unit and a community health unit. The nearest tertiary referral hospital (The John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle), is 2 hours by road or 30 minutes by helicopter away. Wingham Hospital is a rehabilitation unit only with 16 beds, providing rehabilitation and dementia specific care for older persons.
Health professionals, including a geriatrician, medical officer, nursing and allied health staff, work closely with each person and their family and carers to plan appropriate rehabilitation programs. The hospital also features a hydrotherapy pool. Patients are admitted by referral from the GP or transfer from other Hospitals.
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