Oct

20

2020

Want to Join a Chronic Wound Management Working Group?

Expressions of interest are being sought for a general practitioner / registered nurse to join a chronic wound management working group in the Mid North Coast.

Purpose

  • Reviewing and refining the existing model(s) of care.
  • Self-assessment against the LBVC Standards for Wound Management.
  • Defining assessment and referral processes.
  • Developing and implementing a standardised patient triage process/pathway for wound care.
  • Defining and embedding a standardised approach to chronic wound assessment and management.
  • Improving access to specialist chronic wound care.
  • Investigating options to support documentation and sharing care plans and information across the chronic wound care ‘team’.
  • Improving local data collection and clinical data access.

Eligibility

  • Clinical expertise and knowledge in chronic wound care.
  • Passion for improving patient care and quality improvement.
  • Working in a health organisation on the Mid North Coast (PHN, RACF or LHD).

Participant commitment

  • Attend fortnightly working group meetings (Tuesdays 2:30–3:30pm).
  • Actively contribute to the change activities involved in the LBVC initiative including assessment, consultation and reporting.
  • Share expertise and knowledge in the field of chronic wound care with colleagues across health.

Please email Kristen Haveland to register your interest: [email protected]