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Registered Nurse - Home Care Case Manager


Employer: Alzheimers QLD
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Management, Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Nursing
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Brisbane & Gold Coast

Job posted on: 13 September, 2019.
Applications close: 07 October, 2019. (Expired)

  • Full time position
  • Excellent salary package on offer including fully funded motor vehicle
  • Community nursing case management position
  • Job Type: Full Time (Monday to Friday) 75 hours per fortnight
  • Work Region: Upper Mt Gravatt base and travelling within Brisbane South and Logan River Valley. Occasional travel across Brisbane North supporting client's whilst Case Managers are on leave
  • Salary Benefits: Competitive rates, Access to salary sacrifice as a NFP, Fully funded Company vehicle, Laptop and Mobile Phone

Alzheimer's Queensland is a leading home and community care provider now expanding its in-home clinical care operations in the Brisbane South and Logan River Valley region.

We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse - Home Care Case Manager with a sound understanding of the principles of My Aged Care, Aged Care Reforms and the Home Care program to coordinate the clinical delivery of home care services.

With a diverse caseload you will have a pivotal role across the service delivery of aged and disability care, home care packages, as well as commonwealth home support program, transitional care, PRN, post-operative care and palliative care.

This role is customer focused and involves consulting with families, preparing clinical home care assessments and drafting care plans to best meet client requirements whilst prioritising your caseload.

In addition to care co-ordination duties this position will help develop relationships with hospitals, clinics and care facilities with a view of delivering care services to meet client needs.

Qualifications:

  • AHPRA - Div 1. Nurse Registration
  • Current Opens Driver's Licence
  • Current NDIS Yellow Card or willingness to obtain
  • First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Police Check, or willingness to obtain

Skills & experience:

Our ideal candidate joining the home care team will ideally have case management experience as a Registered Nurse in community aged and/or disability care with the ability to coordinate clinical home care services.

You will have existing relationships with care facilities, hospitals, and GP clinics to support business development opportunities. This person will have the ability to connect with others naturally and effortlessly and the confidence to market AQ services to potential clients and referral sources.

We look forward to you bringing past team leadership experience to this position to drive our care staff team to deliver high standards of care. You must be willing to go the extra mile to ensure the satisfaction of our clients, their families, and our team members.

Additional talents to succeed in this role is your highly developed organisational, administrative and financial management skills with proven ability to determine priorities, coordinate activities and meet deadlines.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills is a must, both written and oral as well as strong computer literacy with Microsoft and data base applications such as iCare.

Preferred nursing skills:

  • Medication Administration
  • Catheter Care
  • Complex Wound Dressings
  • IV Therapy / Antibiotics
  • Tube Feeding
  • Incontinence Management
  • Complex Mental Behavioural Management
  • Rehabilitation
  • Palliative Care
  • System Management
  • Managing Rapidly Changing Health Status

To find out more about Alzheimer's Queensland and the wonderful work we do, please visit www.alzheimersonline.org.

Confidential enquiries most welcome. Please contact Brooke on 07 3422 3000.

Shortlisting will commence before closing date.

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