Drug & Alcohol Consultation Liaison Nurse, PN: 51711
Wagga Wagga Community Health Centre
Temporary Full Time – 76 hpfn
Clinical Nurse Consultant Grade 2
Salary: $83,726 – $85,384 pa
The Drug & Alcohol Consultation Liaison Nurse (D&A CLN) position promotes a patient centred approach to working with patients who are affected by drug and alcohol use and / or related conditions. The D&A CLN will be a member of the Wagga D&A Team, and the broader D&A area wide senior nurses team.
The D&A CLN will aim to build workforce capacity at Wagga Wagga Base Hospital emergency department, the acute care mental health service (i.e. Gissing House and the Mental Health Emergency Care Support Centre) and in the ward settings to effectively and efficiently respond to patients with co-morbid D&A and mental health conditions.
The D&A CLN will build productive relationships between D&A, hospital and mental health service staff to benefit patients accessing these services.
Enquiries: Gail Legg Senior Nurse Manager, 02 4474 1588, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 17/04/2008