The Sutherland Hospital is a 375-bed, major metropolitan hospital and an associated teaching hospital of the University of NSW which is part of the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District and is located in Caringbah, a southern suburb of Sydney. Established in 1958, The Sutherland Hospital campus offers a comprehensive range of inpatient and community services to around 226,000 residents of the Sutherland Shire, colloquially known as ‘The Shire’.
A recently completed $62.9 million redevelopment has delivered a new and expanded emergency department, 60 new acute inpatient beds, refurbishment works to provide an expanded medical imaging service and storage space for theatres to improve efficiencies.
The hospital campusis close to some of Sydney’s great beaches at Cronulla and to the beautiful Royal National Park. Cronulla is a lively suburb with many restaurants, cafes, bars and a cinema. At Miranda, just a 10 minute walk away from the hospital, there is a Westfield Shopping Centre and cinema complex.
Salary Packaging and Fitness Passport is also available to eligible staff members.
Where you'll be working
Cooinda is a 24 bed acute surgical ward which includes Urology, General Surgery and Vascular specialities. The acuity of the patients is diverse across these specialities and includes patients who require pre and post-operative care, continuous bladder irrigation, Patient Control Analgesia monitoring, complex wound care and stoma care. The nursing team is supported by Clinical Nurse Educator and the Nurse Unit Manager. Clinical Nurse Consultants within Acute Pain, Urology/Stoma, Wound Care and Infection Prevention and Control are also available to provide ongoing support and education to staff as required. Our ward vision is to provide positive work culture and patient safety.
What you'll be doing
The vision for South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) is ‘exceptional care, healthier lives’. SESLHD is committed to enabling our community to be healthy and well, and to providing the best possible compassionate care when people need it.
The vision for nursing and midwifery at Sutherland hospital is to build a united team that provides compassionate care to our community through transformational, supportive and holistic nursing and midwifery.
The Registered Nurse coordinates and delivers high quality nursing care to patients/clients of The Sutherland Hospital & Community Health Services consistent with SESLHD and The Sutherland Hospital & Community Health Services policies, procedures and standards.
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For role related queries or questions contact Charu Sood on 95407814 or via email on Charu.Sood@health.nsw.gov.au
Applications Close: 24 September 2019
|Location:||Australia New South Wales Caringbah|
|Salary:||$32.37 - $45.45 per hour AUD per year|
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.