Indigenous Health Professional | Practitioner (Male)2019-05-27T14:13:08+10:00
Indigenous Health Professional | Practitioner (Male)Primary Health Care - Full TimeThis position is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive primary health care services including sharing informational resources and imparting educational strategies to patients with a view to improving patient health outcomes.  This role is an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team, particularly in relation to supporting health team communication and advocating on behalf of patients both with internal and external stakeholders to ensure patients access the care and services they need.Perform clinical duties relevant to Health Worker Scope of Practice including health checks screens, basic observations, assessments, treatments, foot checks, blood pressures, ECGs, specimen collection and analysisUpdate and maintain patient care plans as patient circumstances and goals change, advising the patient’s GP of any change pre and/or post GP consultationMaintain treatment/consulting rooms to ensure these are fully stocked, checked and tidied on a periodic basis dailyEnsure patient interventions are carried out in an effective and timely mannerQualifications and ExperienceCertificate III or IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice) or Practitioner status requiredProof of qualifications and current registration (mandatory)Demonstrated competence in the application and use of Medical Director, PracSoft and OutlookPossess a Medicare Provider Number to bill MBS items (desirable)Mandatory RequirementsAll Indigenous Health Professionals will be required to work across all of primary health care clinics as directed/rostered within Townsville and regional areasSatisfactory Police Check - no Serious/Criminal/Court RecordHold a current Positive Notice 'Blue Card' for working with children and young peopleCurrent CPR and First Aid CertificatesHold a current Queensland 'C' Class Driver's LicenceWork out of normal hours of duty  and travel across region may be requirePlease contact HR as applications lodged without the required documentation will not be deemed complete.Email:  recruitment@taihs.net.au Phone:  (07) 4431 1420 ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER APPLICANTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLYApplications Close: 5 pm Monday, 23 September 2019This position is being readvertised and the closing date extended - previous applicants are not required to reapply, applications already lodged remain current 0 AUD Townsville

Indigenous Health Professional | Practitioner (Male)

Indigenous Health Professional | Practitioner (Male)

Primary Health Care - Full Time

This position is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive primary health care services including sharing informational resources and imparting educational strategies to patients with a view to improving patient health outcomes.  This role is an integral part of the multidisciplinary health care team, particularly in relation to supporting health team communication and advocating on behalf of patients both with internal and external stakeholders to ensure patients access the care and services they need.

  • Perform clinical duties relevant to Health Worker Scope of Practice including health checks screens, basic observations, assessments, treatments, foot checks, blood pressures, ECGs, specimen collection and analysis
  • Update and maintain patient care plans as patient circumstances and goals change, advising the patient’s GP of any change pre and/or post GP consultation
  • Maintain treatment/consulting rooms to ensure these are fully stocked, checked and tidied on a periodic basis daily
  • Ensure patient interventions are carried out in an effective and timely manner

Qualifications and Experience

  • Certificate III or IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice) or Practitioner status required
  • Proof of qualifications and current registration (mandatory)
  • Demonstrated competence in the application and use of Medical Director, PracSoft and Outlook
  • Possess a Medicare Provider Number to bill MBS items (desirable)

Mandatory Requirements

  • All Indigenous Health Professionals will be required to work across all of primary health care clinics as directed/rostered within Townsville and regional areas
  • Satisfactory Police Check - no Serious/Criminal/Court Record
  • Hold a current Positive Notice 'Blue Card' for working with children and young people
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certificates
  • Hold a current Queensland 'C' Class Driver's Licence
  • Work out of normal hours of duty  and travel across region may be require

Please contact HR as applications lodged without the required documentation will not be deemed complete.

Email:  recruitment@taihs.net.au Phone:  (07) 4431 1420 

ABORIGINAL & TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER APPLICANTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

Applications Close: 5 pm Monday, 23 September 2019

This position is being readvertised and the closing date extended - previous applicants are not required to reapply, applications already lodged remain current