Registered Nurse, Department of Emergency Medicine

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An exciting opportunity exists for Registered Nurses to work within the Department of Emergency Medicine. Registered Nurses with paediatric nursing skill set, adult emergency nursing skill set or general acute nursing skill set are encouraged to apply.

Live, work and play on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Join an expanding Health Service with a culture of innovation, education, training and research, with facilities across the Sunshine Coast including the new University Hospital at Birtinya.

The Department of Emergency Medicine (ED) provides non-discretionary 24-hour emergency care.This service provides initial treatment for all, and definitive care for many emergency presentations and the resuscitation and stabilisation of emergencies prior to transfer when required. The service is

provided for both adults and children in a mixed model Emergency Department. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide competent nursing care based on the Australian Nurses and Midwifery Council's (ANMC) Competency Standards for Registered Nurses (RN) within the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service with particular reference to the Emergency Department environment.
  • Work collegially within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • The Registered Nurse (RN) assumes responsibility and accountability for their own actions and the appropriate delegation and supervision of nursing care to other RNs; Enrolled Nurses (ENs) and Assistants in Nursing (AINs).
  • Contribute to positive client outcomes by providing and coordinating competent nursing care.
  • Demonstrate existing competence and skills relevant to the position of RN in the Emergency Department.

Salary between $68 977- $88 474 p.a. or $2643.90 - $3391.20 p.f. (f/t) or salary rates:$34.78 - $44.62 p.h. (p/t), (Nurse Grade 5) (several permanent and temporary full time, 76 hrs p.f. and/or part time positions available, hours negotiable.). Applications will remain current for 12 months. Please note: only applications from candidates will be accepted (applications that may result in an agency fee will not be considered).

Check out the latest updates here: ( )

10 February 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Sunshine Coast
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

This career opportunity is no longer open.
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