Nurse Practitioner – Diabetes
Permanent Full time
The Nurse Practitioner Diabetes position will primarily provide nursing assessment, management, treatment and clinical support to children and adolescents with Diabetes across both the community and inpatient settings of the Central Coast.
The Nurse Practitioner (NP), Diabetes will function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended clinical role to provide safe, high quality advanced nursing care. This NP role will primarily perform nursing assessment, management, treatment and clinical support to patients referred to the role. The NP will have a focus on caring for children and adolescents with Diabetes (up to 18 years of age). The NP will contribute to the advancement of quality health care systems within the Local Health District to reduce avoidable hospital presentations and promote early discharge from hospital.
The core aspects of the role will be the delivery of safe, quality practice including the development of specialist plans of care that meet the needs of patients with diabetes in collaboration with the medical team.
With a rapidly growing population we offer a comprehensive range of services from acute care at Gosford and Wyong hospitals to sub-acute and community based services. We encourage a workforce that is innovative, eager to acquire knowledge and enhance skills and compassionate in caring for our community.
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For role related queries or questions contact Melissa Pickering on 0414 192 291 or via email Melissa.Pickering@health.nsw.gov.au
Applications Close: Thursday 6 June 2019