Our Vision: Creating exceptional health care together.
Our Role: To be a health service that is trusted by our community.
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community?based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla... Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.
CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to: The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services. University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services. Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury. Six community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages. A range of community-based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women's Health, Dental Health, Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Services.
Overview of the work area and position
The Division of Surgery, Oral Health is responsible for delivering inpatient and outpatients surgical and medical imaging services and prevention and treatment dental health programs for children, targeted youth and adults of the ACT and surrounding region. The Division includes Surgical Bookings and Pre-Admission Clinic, Anaesthesia, Pain Management Unit, Operating Theatres, Post-Anaesthetic Care Unit, Day Surgery Unit and Admissions/Extended Day Surgery Unit, Medical Imaging, specialist surgical ward areas, medical and nursing Outpatient services, ACT Trauma Service, ICU, Capital Retrieval, Trauma and Orthopaedic Research Unit and the ACT Trauma Service.
These Units are supported by administration support officers.
The Surgical Bookings Department maintains the Elective Surgery Waiting List (ESWL) for the Canberra Hospital and co-ordinates theatre bookings and associated equipment requirements for individual surgical specialties.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Have an understanding of how the National Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role. Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to: Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.
This is a temporary position available for a period of six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.
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This is a temporary position available for a period of six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency Canberra ACT Australia
Administrative Services Officer Class 4 -- $73,248 - $79,310 Canberra ACT Australian Capital Territory Government Canberra ACT