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Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist – Older Persons Emergency Network

Queensland Gov

This role will provide specialist geriatric assessment, discharge support, acute and subacute management, and monitoring for patients with behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia and other geriatric syndromes within the community and Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) of Metro North.
The service is an outreach and telehealth acute inpatient, outpatient and ED substitution model. ▪ The role will identify and facilitate the care of eligible long stay patients in a local RACF as part of an incentive payment model of care.
The role will also support RADAR RDH/CBH teams and OPEN teams as needed.
In association with the Director, Staff Specialists, Nurse Navigators, Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses, provide clinical care and supervision of the OPEN, RADAR Redcliffe Hospital/Caboolture Hospital (RDH/CBH) and OPEN Dementia and Delirium Intervention Service teams as needed.

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