HARP Care Coordinator

Mildura & Murray
Healthcare & Medical
Part time
Posted 26d ago

About the Role: 

A Harp Care Coordinator is a Registered Nurse Grade 3B who is appointed to provide case management services to clients and their carer’s who have a chronic disease or complex needs and are frequently admitted to the hospital or present to the Emergency Department.

You will be responsible for coordinating programs in the hospital and community setting that is directed at reducing avoidable hospital admissions and presentations to the Emergency Department.

About you:

As a Harp Care Coordinator you must be a Registered Nurse who is registered with AHPRA.  You must demonstrate that you have consolidated your knowledge, clinical skills and have a minimum of 4 years post graduate experience. It is essential that you have to have the ability to assess a patient’s clinical, psychological and social wellbeing and to have the knowledge to implement the required care coordination required. You will need a sound understanding of the hospitals internal and external support networks.

You will have the experience and skills to manage clients with chronic disease.  You will demonstrate that you have the ability to make decisions independently and able to work collaboratively in a team environment.  You will have well developed communication and interpersonal skills & the ability to liaise with the client, families & other health professionals.  You will possess strong time management skills and the ability to adhere to strict time lines. 

A current Drivers Licence and police check are essential for this role.

A post graduate tertiary qualification is desirable in Coronary Care or equivalent, or Chronic Disease Management. You must be prepared to maintain & participate in ongoing education & professional development to maintain knowledge of chronic disease management.

Why Choose Mildura Base Hospital?

Mildura Base Public Hospital (MBPH) is a responsive regional health service looking at a new and bright future under public management. Our focus is on providing a patient centred approach to care when members of our community are at their most vulnerable, and we do this through a workforce of close to 1000 employees who provide care 24/7 to a catchment area of 80,000 community members.

Our genuine commitment to flexible working arrangements allows you time to pursue the things you love. With a vibrant multicultural society together complimented by many options for good food and coffee, shopping, arts and sporting events, Mildura provides an excellent opportunity to a lifestyle that will support your career.

Further information regarding the Hospital @ www.mbph.org.au

Further information regarding Mildura @ www.visitmildura.com.au

Our commitment to quality and safety for the patients, families and visitors to MBPH is of our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current National Police check, an Employee working with children’s check and proof of immunity prior to your commencement.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity.  Apply now!

For a copy of the Position Description and for further information regarding the Hospital, please visit our website www.mbph.org.au

Applications close:  21 October 2021

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