Capital Health Network

Capital Health Network


Registered Nurse in General Practice


(Inner metro) North Canberra



Practice Name

Health Plus General Practice


Job Details

Position Description

General duties of the role

  • Assist GPs with minor surgical procedures, immunisations (including COVID-19 Vaccinations), care planning, team care arrangements, health assessments, wound dressings, suture removal, Spirometry, ECG, and more as needed
  • Triage and management of walk-in patients
  • Provide patient education
  • Coordinate chronic disease management including care planning and review
  • Management of treatment room including stock and supply management
  • Infection control management
  • Cold Chain management
  • Contribute to collecting and documenting precise health care information whilst maintaining confidentiality
  • Monitor and manage recall system and results
  • Participate in leadership meetings and provide clinical input and feedback
  • Participate in community meetings, case conferences and care planning
  • Contribute to the development of best practice policies and procedures and quality improvement initiatives as they relate to the nursing role
  • Act as liaison for medical representatives and arrange for education sessions

Essential qualifications and experience criteria:

  • Current AHPRA Registration
  • Previous experience working within General Practice and/or a primary health setting
  • High competency and proven ability to learn new software programs and experience using the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously within a multidisciplinary team
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to manage and prioritise workloads with fluctuating levels of demand
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Current WWVP registration or ability to obtain


Desirable attributes

  • Good critical thinking attributes
  • Good judgement and decision-making attributes
  • Previous experience in monitoring or coordinating roles
  • Experience and interest in patient education and community outreach
  • Experience and interest in cosmetic procedures


Practice Description

At Health Plus General Practice, we are looking to welcome an energetic, friendly, and experienced registered nurse who has the desire to offer the highest of dynamic and ground-breaking patient care in an endeavour to empower patients to make positive changes for their health and wellbeing. We are passionate about providing not just better medicine, but a better, more proactive healthcare experience.


Health Plus General Practice is a private, multi-disciplinary general practice conveniently located in Canberra’s North. Health Plus GP also delivers specialised services including Vascular vein treatments and Cosmetic procedures.

Practice nurses and or other allied health professionals onsite


Computerised Practice


Accredited Practice


Position Hours

Part time

After hours or on call roster


Willing to sponsor suitable overseas applicants


Preferred start date



Contact Details

Contact Person

Heidi Dreyer

Contact person position

Practice Manager

Contact person email address

Contact person number

02 61099320

Contact person fax

02 61099329

Website address