Practice Nurse

Modern Medical

Craigieburn, VIC

Posted 11/21/2020

About Modern Medical

Modern Medical is part of the Zenitas Healthcare family and as such, the centres are well supported and the values of Zenitas and Modern Medical are closely aligned. Our commitment is to provide accessible, affordable medical services in a modern, safe and friendly environment.

We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Practice Nurse to work on part time basis, Monday -Thursday afternoons at our busy practice located in Craigieburn.

About the role

  • Part time role working Monday-Thursday afternoon shifts from 12pm-5pm
  • Conducts accurate comprehensive assessment of individuals and groups presenting without appointments to improve outcomes and minimise adverse events
  • Administers Immunisations
  • Assesses and develops chronic disease management care plans that direct health care interventions and activities by others
  • Identifies and provides comprehensive physical, psychosocial and emotional care for individuals and groups
  • Ensure all patients and visitors are received in a friendly, prompt and helpful manner, either face to face or over the phone
  • Ensure patient’s demographic and clinical data is up to date in their
  • Best Practice file
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy when recording and maintaining patient, clinic and service information
  • Maintain confidentially of company operational, personnel and financial details as well as patient privacy
  • Assists with minor procedures undertaken by the general practitioner

About you

To be successful in this role, the right candidate will need to:

  • Be compassionate and have a caring disposition
  • Have an eye for detail and desire for things to be accurate and complete
  • A friendly approach and patient-centered focus
  • High ethical standards
  • Be well presented
  • Flexible to change hours as required to cover shifts as required
  • Have a calm and considered demeanour when under pressure
  • Be motivated to learn and want to continue to grow your skill set and experience over time

Selection Criteria

  • Previous General Practice experience as a Practice Nurse
  • Nurse Immuniser
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Relevant experience as a Registered Nurse witihin a GP clinic or private practice
  • Experience with CDM Plans
  • Satisfactory police check relevant to requirements of role
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • Hold current registration with AHPRA as a Registered Nurse (Division 1)
  • Ability to provide effective customer service in a professional manner
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of Best Practice or similar Patient Management System used in Primary Care
  • Understands principles of Medicare funding including Practice Incentive Program (PIP) and Service Incentive Payments (SIP)

Modern Medical is an equal opportunity employer. Please ensure you are an Australian Citizen or Resident or have the appropriate visa conditions to be able to work in Australia for the required duties and hours of the position.

Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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