Sydney Local Health District

Transitional Nurse Practitioner, Wound Care Sydney District Nursing - Nurse Practitioner (BB-3FE15)

Found in: Neuvoo AU

Description:

Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Position Classification: Nurse Practitioner
Remuneration: $124,618 - $133,431 per annum
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ213817


Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is seeking a dynamic Nurse Practitioner to join our Sydney District Nursing Wound Management team.
 
 
Do you have a current registration with AHPRA and authorised to practice as a Nurse Practitioner by the NSW Nurses & Midwifery Registration Board (AHPRA) or working towards such a qualification. If transitional, 5 years full time equivalent post registration experience, with at least 3 years full time equivalent clinical experience in the specialty of the Nurse Practitioner role?
 
 
Have you demonstrated ability to articulate sound reasoning behind clinical, diagnostic and prescribing decisions that are informed by evidence based practice and made within a nursing context?
 
A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered nurse educated and authorised to function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended clinical role. The NP role includes the assessment and management of patients using nursing knowledge and skills and may include but is not limited to initiation of diagnostic investigations, prescribing of medications and direct referral of patients to other health care professionals. The NP role is grounded in the nursing profession's values, knowledge, theories and practice and provides innovative and flexible health care delivery that complements other health care providers.
 
The Nurse Practitioner is educated and endorsed to function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended clinical role. The NP role includes assessment and management using nursing knowledge and skills. The role may include, but is not limited to, the direct referral of patients to other health care professionals, prescribing medications and initiating and interpreting diagnostic investigations
 
What you will get in return...