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254414 - Registered Nurse (Community Health)

Description

Provides nursing care, health counselling, screening and education to individuals, families and groups in the wider community with a focus on patient independence and health promotion. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level

1

Specialisations

    • Registered Nurse (Health Education and Promotion)
    • Registered Nurse (Public Health)
    • Registered Nurse (School Nurse)

Skills Assessment Authority

ANMAC

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

    • 2323-11 Registered Nurse

Group: 2544 Registered Nurses

Description

provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities, and in the community.

Tasks

    • assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for patients according to accepted nursing practice and standards
    • working in consultation with other Health Professionals and members of health teams, and coordinating the care of patients
    • providing interventions, treatments and therapies such as medications, and monitoring responses to treatment and care plan
    • promoting health and assisting in preventing ill health by participating in health education and other health promotion activities
    • answering questions and providing information to patients and families about treatment and care
    • supervising and coordinating the work of Enrolled Nurses and other health care workers

Skill Level

Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
    • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
    • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
    • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
    • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
    • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
    • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
    • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
    • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
    • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
    • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
    • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
    • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)
    • 254499 Registered Nurses nec

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Australia: 1300 619 977
International: +61 7 3181 5588

HEAD OFFICE:

Level 27 Santos Building, 32 Turbot St, Brisbane QLD Australia 4000
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