Registered Nurse (Mental Health)- North of Tasmania

Full Time

Excellent Location – North of Tasmania
Attractive Package 
Mental Health

About the Hospital

Our client is one of the Tasmania’s leading providers of private health care offering first class medical and pastoral care for patients and their families. Our client’s specialities include rehabilitation, endoscopy, surgical services and advanced care for more critical patients. With four operating theatres and two endoscopy procedure rooms, this hospital provides both day and overnight surgical medical services.  Our client’s Primary purpose is to provide direct nursing care utilising clinical skills, education and support to patients and nursing staff within the unit to ensure the provision of best practice and quality patient care.

Our well-established client is on look outs for Registered Nurses for Mental Health with the following attributes;

People and Culture:

Practices in accordance with relevant legislation, Hospital and Government Health policies and procedures, the position description, Code of Conduct, industrial agreements.
Practices in accordance with National Standards for Mental Health
Works in accordance with the mission and vision of the Hospital and actively participates in developing a culture that promotes Hospital’s values of healing, hospitality, stewardship and respect.
Ensures the privacy, dignity and confidentiality of patients, their families and carers at all times.
Actively responds to the social, cultural, linguistic, spiritual and gender diversity of patients, families and carers, incorporating those differences in practice.

Excellence in Care:

Consistently and enthusiastically delivers high levels of patient service to exceed patient expectations.
Promotes patient safety through appropriate monitoring and comprehensive clinical risk assessment.
Develops individualised nursing care plans in consultation with the patient, significant others and the interdisciplinary health care team.
Provides psycho-education for the patient and their families and carers to improve patient outcomes.
Creates individualised discharge plans that promote relapse prevention and adequate follow-up.
Demonstrates commitment to quality processes and evidence-based practices, identifying areas for improvement and contributing to these improvements.

Selection Criteria

​Registration with AHPRA and in possession of a current practicing certificate
Relevant post graduate qualification
Demonstration of maintenance of CPD points
Demonstrated clinical competence in area of specialty if required.
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
Ability to build relationships with all stakeholders
Decision making and delegation skills

Desirable

2 years relevant clinical experience as a Registered Nurse
Completed Post-graduate studies in Mental Health / Psychiatric Nursing
Recent practice in Mental Health

If this sounds like your next opportunity then please hit APPLY NOW! or Don’t delay, for a confidential discussion call Selma on 0403 336 679 or Cheny on 0420 468 717 quoting reference number – 8856

Alternatively, please send your resume to ****@medfuture.com.au

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