Promoting Indigenous Participation in the National Cervical Screening Program

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Promoting Participation in the National Cervical Screening Program to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Women The Promoting Participation in the National Cervical Screening Program to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Women course aims to educate healthcare providers on the changes to the National Cervical Screening Program and promoting the benefits …

Promoting Indigenous participation in the National Cervical Screening Program

In by PHN Communications

Promoting Participation in the National Cervical Screening Program to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Women The Promoting Participation in the National Cervical Screening Program to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Women course aims to educate healthcare providers on the changes to the National Cervical Screening Program and promoting the benefits …

Making dying deadly – palliative care for Indigenous communities

In by Jasmin Midgley

An undignified death leads to emotional and spiritual distress for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients, families and communities. In raising awareness of palliative care and a “good death” the program of experience in the palliative approach – Queensland and Centre for Palliative Care Research and Education present “Make Dying …

Indigenous Health Project Officer

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Utilise your coordination and leadership skills to improve access to and deliver culturally competent services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. An opportunity to provide leadership on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people health issues Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave and 9-day fortnight / …

Indigenous Health Project Officer (IHPO)

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Utilise your leadership and project management skills support mainstream health services and General Practices to deliver competent services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. An opportunity to provide leadership on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people health issues. Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave and …

Indigenous Health Project Officer

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  IHPO – Central Queensland Utilise your leadership & organisational skills in the support & delivery of culturally competent services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. An opportunity to develop & implement a coordinated team based approach to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health Competitive remuneration and salary packaging …

New Handbook to reduce the impact of gynaecological cancers in Indigenous women

In Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast, Central Queensland by PHN Communications

A new publication from Cancer Australia will help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health professionals reduce the impact of gynaecological cancers in their communities by providing women with information and support. Gynaecological Cancers: a Handbook for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Health Practitioners promotes risk reduction, cervical …

Health Systems Improvement (HSI) Officer

In by Abby Lehman

HSI Officer – Maternity Leave Contract until July 2020, part time Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN (The PHN) is an independent not-for-profit organisation funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health to improve the health outcomes of the region by coordinating primary and preventative healthcare – the healthcare which …

Queensland PHNs sign historic memorandum

In Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast, Central Queensland, News by Jasmin Midgley

Queensland PHNs sign historic Australian agreement to improve Indigenous health in Queensland. On Wednesday 11 September, the Queensland PHNs joined with the Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC) to sign an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Canberra at the National PHN Conference. This MOU signing saw leaders from …

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Community Principal Project Officer Position

In by Abby Lehman

The role Reporting to the Manager, Suicide Prevention in Health Services, you will ensure the delivery of sensitive, complex projects and activities from the Suicide Prevention Health Taskforce Action Plan. Working within a fast paced and collaborative team of diverse professionals, you will be responsible for independently delivering on specific …

Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drug (MHAOD) Project Officer

In by Abby Lehman

MHAOD Project Officer Utilise your exceptional project management and collaboration skills to implement, monitor & report commissioned programs An opportunity to engage and build relationships with key community stakeholders Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave and 9-day fortnight / 19-day month RDO options Based at our …

Research Officer: Follow My Journey – Bupa Health Foundation

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Utilise your exceptional coordination and project management skills to oversee the ‘Follow My Journey’ project An opportunity to build relationships with key community stakeholders Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave (pro rata) Based at our Sunshine Coast office however, other arrangements can be negotiated such as …

Acute Rheumatic Fever /Rheumatic Heart Disease Training

In by Abby Lehman

Acute Rheumatic Fever (ARF) and its subsequent Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) are a huge burden, particularly for Indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and some migrant groups. Currently, Australia has some of the highest documented rates of ARF and RHD in the world with >3800 Queenslanders requiring ongoing care. …

Health Systems Improvement Officer

In by Jasmin Midgley

Health Systems Improvement Officer (HSI) in primary health care (PHC) Utilise your planning and coordination skills to support effective primary health preventative initiatives An opportunity to address priority health issues Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave and the option to work a 9-day fortnight / 19-day …

Practice nurse

In by Abby Lehman

THINKING OF MAKING A CAREER CHANGE FOR THE BETTER? Let us help you put your passion into best practice. You went into nursing for a reason: to provide the highest quality patient care. It sounds like we have a lot in common. Galangoor Duwalami Primary Healthcare Service works hard to …

Wound workshop

In by Jasmin Midgley

Join Wounds Australia in Hervey Bay 1 1/2 days of wound management education, hands-on experience and networking with colleagues from across Queensland. Catering and industry displays are included as part of this event.   Day 1: Workshops on negative pressure wound therapy, compression and dressing selection. Day 2: Bariatric skin …

Project officer – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

In by Jasmin Midgley

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander project officer – Sunshine Coast Utilise your engagement skills to provide regional coordination for cultural events An opportunity to develop and support relationships and engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and mainstream community Competitive remuneration and salary packaging options, five weeks’ annual leave …

Manager: mental health, alcohol and other drugs

In by Jasmin Midgley

Manager: mental health, alcohol and other drugs (MHAOD) – Central Queensland MHAOD Manager Utilise your project management and engagement skills to lead and localise the implementation of regional mental health, alcohol and other drugs (MHAOD) strategies An opportunity to engage and partner with key stakeholders Competitive remuneration and salary packaging …