Clinical Nurse Chronic Disease


Central West Hospital and Health Service is offering a Permanent Full Time, Clinical Nurse - Chronic Disease position. Join the Longreach Primary Health Care team and strive to connect individuals, community and health care through excellence, commitment and passion.

Contact details

(07) 4652 5***
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Patient-centred care | Quality and safety | Integrity and accountability | Investment in staff | Innovation and change

About the Role

Provide clinical skills, support and education to patients/clients and nursing staff within the Unit to ensure the provision of best practice and quality patient care.

Lead and deliver person centred nursing care at an advanced level based on the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) – Registered Nurse Standards of Practice. The Clinical Nurse (CN) is expected to be able to practice autonomously and provide leadership in clinical decision making for chronic disease management and self-management support. They have the responsibility for providing professional direction and support to clinicians in this speciality practice and to work collaboratively to lead practice changes and clinical innovation.

The role of the Clinical Nurse in this rural setting incorporates all aspects of nursing care whilst demonstrating the following foundational elements of the Central West Professional Practice Model:

  • Personalised Care

  • Development and Sustainability

  • Professional Partnership

  • Enabling Care

  • Shared Decision Making

Salary Information:

The total remuneration value of up to $115,508 p.a., is comprised of: salary between $94,545 - $101,237 p.a., (Nurse Grade 6(1)); employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%); annual leave loading (17.5%); Permanent full-time; Accommodation and Relocation assistance (conditions apply); Applications will remain current for 12 months.

How to Apply:

The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. If you have difficulty viewing the Role Description in PDF format please contact ***************@health.qld.gov.au ( mailto:***************@health.qld.gov.au )

Contact Details:

Louise Poole, Assistant Director of Nursing – (07) 4652 5***

Job Reference Number: CW0F347284