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Nursing Director (Digital Health) Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Nursing   Mackay region   6 views
Job Details

Your opportunity

  • To actively participate in the Mackay HHS Nursing Executive team and provide professional leadership and expertise to support Mackay HHS's vision and commitment as a digital Hospital and Health Service.
  • The Nursing Director has whole of hospital and health service responsibility for supporting nursing staff across expansive clinical services and complex patient demographics including Emergency, Perioperative, Critical Care, Maternity and Paediatrics with a priority focus on optimising the utilisation of the digital platform in clinical workflows.
  • To provide professional expertise and executive nursing leadership for the overall planning, coordination and direction of evidence-based nursing services and clinical care across all departments utilising clinical and business analytics to support decisions. Provision of digital health care will demonstrate ongoing improvement in patient safety, clinical effectiveness and consumer-centred nursing care.
  • To lead nursing care to facilitate quality patient outcomes in accordance with National Safety and Quality Health Service standards, professional standards and organisational policies and procedures.

About the Team

The Mackay Base Hospital boasts the most advanced usage of functionality in the state-wide electronic medical record. This position supports the organisation to maximise utilisation of the application to enable innovative models of care and is integral to supporting multidisciplinary workforce redesign to support digital transformation. Mackay HHS is well placed to influence future models of nursing work and support evidence-based analysis of nursing work and validation of the impact to patient care and outcomes.

Mackay Hospital and Health Service ( ) has six hospitals, two multi-purpose health services and four community health centres that employ more than 3,300 staff. The district covers an area of approximately 90,000km2 and provides services to patients and their families in Bowen, Cannonvale, Clermont, Collinsville, Dysart, Glenden, Mackay, Middlemount, Moranbah, Proserpine and Sarina.

Benefits of working for Mackay HHS

  • Remuneration - Competitive packages with salary packaging options available.
  • Superannuation - Up to 12.75% employer contribution.
  • Annual leave loading - 17.5%.
  • Employee assistance and peer support programs - Supporting our staff through difficult times.
  • Wellbeing programs - Variety of initiatives available to suit all interests and lifestyles.

How to apply

For full details of this role and how to apply, please refer to the attached Role Description.

Mandatory vaccination requirements

  • Vaccinated against, and remain vaccinated against, vaccine preventable diseases Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping Cough), Hepatitis B.
  • Vaccinated against COVID-19.

For more information on your vaccination requirements should you be the successful applicant for this role, please refer to the Queensland Health employment directives ( ).

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.