Emergency Department Service Review Project Lead

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/QIS/1691678
Closing Date: 30-Jan-2023
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Emergency Department Service Review Project Lead - January 2023.docx (Word, 110KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Julie Lawrence, Innovation Lead
03 5150 3601

Position Details

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to have a fantastic work/life balance and pursue your career goals.

  •   Rare opportunity to work with the ED Team to review, improve and streamline ED services
  •  Fantastic opportunity to further develop your project management skills
  •  Enable positive impact and create sustainable change for staff and consumers

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Emergency Department Clinician to make a positive change in their community and further develop their project management skills in this Improvement Lead role.

The Contract:

Twelve months, Fixed Term, Full Time 80.0 hours per fortnight with ADO

The Position:

In this role you will undertake a comprehensive service review of current ED resources and systems to identify those required to effectively meet the current demands and future direction of the ED.  Key responsibilities of this diverse role will include:

  • Establishing a structure and conducting an assessment of current practices within the ED
  • Analysing, mapping and gathering feedback by collaborating and engaging with ED staff and key stakeholders
  • Gathering data and feedback to support sustained changes in regards to ED service demands
  • Developing ongoing measures to sustain quality improvement introducing revised processes

The Department:

The Emergency Department of the Bairnsdale Regional Health Service provides trauma and emergency healthcare to the people of Bairnsdale and the wider East Gippsland region. The department includes a 5 bed short stay unit and an Emergency Nurse Practitioner operating out of a fast track treatment area. Medical staffing is comprised of SMO's with support from HMO's and interns on rotation.

Key requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years recent clinical experience working in an Emergency department of a health service
  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Comprehensive understanding of models of care within Emergency departments
  • Demonstrated project management experience or relevant skills such as policy development, reporting and quality improvement implementation

Please refer to the position description for other key selection criteria requirements.


For more information contact: Julie Lawrence, Sub Regional Partnerships and Innovation Lead on 03 5150 3601

Applications close: Monday 30th January 2023

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria

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