South West Healthcare (SWH) is the largest sub-regional health service in Victoria providing acute, mental health, rehabilitation and aged care together with a range of primary and community health service across the south west catchment of Victoria. SWH is a major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub region, with 282 beds, 15 of those in the emergency department. SWH employs over 1400 staff, services a population of 110,000 plus, and sees over 25,000 presentations per year.
The new Nurse Unit Manager-Emergency Department (ED), will provide leadership to the ED team and in partnership with the Director of Emergency will provide leadership for aspects of Service provision including, resuscitation and advanced clinical practice. The incoming NUM will be responsible for the management of human, financial and physical resources to ensure well planned and coordinated services and will join SWH at a time of growth through service reform and a proposed redevelopment plan for the hospital which will increase emergency cubicles to include 31 beds. The incoming NUM will foster a culture of collaboration with the other departments and bring cohesion to driving effective patient flow systems that allow the service to meet key targets and provide patient centred care.
The new NUM will be an accomplished manager with a minimum of three years nursing experience as NUM/ ANUM in ED. With a reputation for effective resource and budget management and the leadership attributes and character to collaborate strongly with the Emergency Director and clinicians the NUM will have a key role in delivering outcome directed, sustainable high-quality care and patient centredness.
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Applications Close: 01/02/2019