Allied Health Clinical Lead - Delayed Discharge Full-time Job2 months ago Nursing Toowoomba region,Wide Bay 17 views
About the Role
As the Allied Health Clinical Lead - Delayed Discharge, you will provide advanced allied health clinical leadership and systems-level intervention where complexities in discharge requirements and pathways potentially impede timely discharge from the acute hospital services. You will work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to identify, monitor, and creatively respond to internal and external barriers to discharge. You will take a lead role in undertaking research that provides an evidence-base for understanding contributors to unnecessary extended length of stay in acute facilities, and evaluate strategies implemented to address these factors.
Why Darling Downs Health
Darling Downs Health's region is a large geographic area covering approximately 90,000 square kilometres. We are one of the largest employers in the region, with a diverse team of more than 5,500 staff. We deliver frontline health services across our 29 facilities and treat more than 85,000 admissions to hospital, see greater than 158,000 people through our Emergency Departments, support the birth of almost 3,000 babies and perform more than 19,000 breastscreens.
We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas throughout our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work culture that values and respects diversity in the workplace. We also believe that all our employees should be treated fairly, with dignity and with respect. Darling Downs Health is committed to providing a safe, secure and supportive workplace that aligns with our values of Compassion, Integrity, Dignity, Innovation and Courage.
As a Darling Downs Health employee, you will receive competitive remuneration and have access to:
- A wellness program;
- Generous superannuation;
- Flexible work arrangements;
- Career training and development; and
- Salary packaging.
How to Apply
For full details of this position, please ensure you download the Role Description which provides information on how to apply and outlines pre-employment checks that will be undertaken for the successful applicant. Please provide a current CV or resume and a short statement (maximum 2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant for the role to allow the panel to assess your suitability.