You will provide support to the Nurse Consultant - Quality and Research in the coordination of research protocols and quality and audit activities based in the Intensive and Critical Care Unit at Flinders Medical Centre. Your role may include patient recruitment, clinical follow-up, collection of data, collection of specimens, and collation of test results. You may also assist with the preparation and administration of trial medications to patients, immediate reporting of serious adverse events, and the conduct and collation of data for quality audits and clinical case reviews. Promoting continuity and consistency of care, you will be responsible for communicating effectively with research subjects, members of the health care team, clinical investigators and company representatives.
Flinders Medical Centre (FMC) is the southern area's largest hospital providing medical services for the southern population of Adelaide and major regional rural centres. The flagship hospital for southern Adelaide, FMC has recently undergone an exciting period of redevelopment, with $185 million invested in new, state-of-the-art health facilities including a 55 bed rehabilitation centre, a 15 bed palliative care facility, and a 30 bed older person’s mental health unit.
You will be registered or eligible for registration as a Nurse by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, and hold or be eligible to hold a current practicing certificate. You will also hold an Australian recognised Post Graduate qualification in Critical Care Nursing or equivalent. With demonstrated competence in nursing practice in accordance with the appropriate standards, you will bring the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team and prioritise workloads, as well as being creative, innovative and flexible when approaching issues within the clinical setting.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Applications close: 5 October 2018
For further information and to apply, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 673009