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IPU Coordinator (1.0FTE)

IPU Coordinator – Hibiscus Hospice
1.0 FTE

Hospice is a specialist hospice and palliative care service which has been providing quality, professional and dedicated care to patients and families for over 30 years. The hospice is committed to a forward thinking and innovative approach to service development and collaboration.


About the Role
 

The IPU Coordinator will ensure the provision of specialist palliative care to patients and families in the Inpatient unit through the coordination of care and management of the IPU nursing team. The role will work closely with the Nurse Team Leader, Clinical Development Specialist and the Referral Coordinator to deliver this service.

On a day-to-day basis, the role will work as part of the rostered establishment alongside the nursing team with one non-clinical day per week (dependant on agreed acuity levels of the IPU)

About You

With experience as a clinical leader in palliative care, you will ensure the IPU nursing team is well supported in their roles, through role modelling, coaching and daily oversight of the unit.

You will take an active role in the multi-disciplinary team, be proactive in looking for opportunities to improve our quality of service and effectively manage resources (from rosters to supplies and equipment).


You will have:

  • Post Grad Certificate in speciality nursing practice and plans to work towards a diploma within 12 months

  • Minimum Level 3 PDRP with plans to work towards Level 4 within 6 months

  • Collaborative working style

  • Strong communication skills
     

How to Apply

E-mail cover letter and CV to lynley.power@hibiscushospice.org.nz