Clinical Nurse – General Practice Liaison Officer

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Metro South Hospital and Health Service
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    18 hours ago
  • Category:
    Government

The General Practice Liaison Office Program based in Eight Mile Plains are looking for a Clinical Nurse to join their Primary Care Partnerships unit. The Primary Care Partnerships Unit is an outpatient supporting and enabling service encompassing the MSH Central Referral Hub, Oral Health Emergency appointments, Community Referral Service; Outpatient Access and Contract management (Mater Brisbane and Springfield); General Practice Liaison, Business Practice Improvement and management of the ESM outpatient scheduling system for MSH.

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Location: Brisbane – South
  • Contact Name: Ashleigh Motuone
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 28-JAN-21

Metro South Health is Australia’s first digital health service and the first health service in Australia to be recognised for excellence in person-centred care by Planetree International. It’s also one of the largest in Queensland, with an estimated residential population of approximately one million people or 23 per cent of Queensland’s population.

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro South Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

The purpose of the GPLO Clinical Nurse (CN) is to provide advanced clinical and problem-solving skills, expert planning and coordination skills in the clinical management of GP advice and engagement to optimise care of patients, ensuring quality standards are met. This position works autonomously within the Healthcare Team and is pivotal in providing advice and assistance to support outpatient needs The CN provides clinical leadership for professional and clinical practice, education and research.

  • Provide a direct contact point for General Practice to navigate MSH outpatient services and referral processes for optimal patient care
  • Enhance the patient journey by coordinating and improving the communication between primary and secondary care.
  • Engage and support clinicians and staff to implement improvement initiatives or adapt existing models of care for best patient care and healthcare integration

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Our ICARE² values of Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Engagement and Excellence, shape our culture within Metro South Health. Our values guide our day-to-day decision making and are fundamental to what we care about as a health service, how we behave, how we interact with each other and provide care to the many patients who come through our doors every day.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro South employee, you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro South here: www.metrosouth.health.qld.gov.au/join-our-team.