Clinical Lead - Long Term Conditions at Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane), Bay of Plenty
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is looking for an energetic and motivated person to support our primary care portfolio as the Long Term Conditions (LTC) Clinical Lead. This is a 0.25 FTE fixed term position, working 20 hours per fortnight for 12 months.
The Long Term Conditions Clinical Lead role is responsible for:
- Managing arrangements/services and reporting for LTC such as diabetes, cardio-vascular disease, and any long term condition in the community.
- Reporting for Ambulatory Sensitive Hospitalisations (ASH) and identifying approaches to addressing ASH.
- Maintaining positive and trusting relationships with community providers while working with them on improving quality and achieving positive service outcomes.
- Supporting service change with the Portfolio Manager Primary Care.
- Advocating for person centred services that will reduce inequalities while also improving the LTC health of the Bay of Plenty population.
- Being Te Tiriti led and improving health equity for Māori
The Planning and Funding Team is responsible to the CEO for planning and funding health and disability services across the Bay of Plenty region. The team's role is to determine the right mix of health services and how best to invest the funding the Bay of Plenty DHB receives from Government. To do this the team has to work in partnership with providers, Government agencies, other district health boards, community and NGO providers and the community to determine the best mix and range of services to be commissioned.
The successful applicant will be able to quickly adapt into a complex service environment and be able to establish relationships and dialogue with key LTC community stakeholders and agencies, including the Ministry of Health (MoH). Having a good understanding Long Term Conditions would be an advantage.
You will ideally have:
- Clinical experience working in a field of an LTC.
- Health Sector experience in Primary Care or Secondary Services.
- Strong relationship and project management skills
- A track record of delivering results
- Well-developed communication skills
- A desire to help us achieve a “healthy, thriving community – Ka ora te Tangata, ka toi ora nga iwi whanui”.
If you are self-driven, enjoy working with a highly motivated and energetic team, think you have the skills and experience required, this job could be yours.
Our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We are looking for someone who demonstrates, exudes and embeds behaviours consistent with our Manaakitanga values as well as the above skills and experience.
The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
All applications are to be made online.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Bay of Plenty District Health Board (Tauranga/Whakatane)|
|Location:||Bay of Plenty|
|Position type:||Permanent Part time|
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