Clinical Nurse – Comprehensive Assessment & Documentation

Posted 6 years ago
This position has been filled


This well established and highly reputable Not for Profit organization offer home care services, retirement living and residential care services. Their Port Pirie residential care facility currently require a Clinical Nurse specializing in Comprehensive Assessment & Documentation.

The Clinical Nurse Comprehensive Assessment & Documentation (CN-CAD), in collaboration with the Assessment & Care Planning team will be responsible for the assessment and care planning for all residents, enabling each resident’s quality of life and independence to be restored and maintained at an optimum level.

The CN-CAD will apply the Aged Care Funding Instrument to each resident’s assessments and care plans ensuring care subsidy income is maximized.

In partnership with the ACFI Consultant and the Assessment & Care Planning Manager, the CN-CAD will provide leadership, education, skills development and day-to-day support of staff in all aspects of comprehensive assessment and documentation.

As the successful candidate you will possess highly developed interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to work as part of a team, and demonstrated experience in a leadership role. You will also have strong experience and sound knowledge in the application of comprehensive assessment and care planning.

Current registration and practicing certificate with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency is essential.