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Peri-Operative Co-Ordinator

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypePart Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 3 months ago
    Published on 25 Mar 2020

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  • Job no: 27386
  • Categories: Nurse, Registered Nurse

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Part time : 32 hours per fortnight 
  • Permanent ongoing
  • Staff benefits
  • Alfred location


The Patient Service Centre The PSC sits within the Surgical Services Program of Alfred Health. This program delivers the majority of surgical services across all Alfred Health sites. Surgical Services consists of seventeen surgical units, anaesthesia and perioperative medicine, operating suite service, two elective surgical inpatient wards, a medical day unit, day of surgery admissions, day surgery and endoscopy service. The PSC oversees the elective surgery waiting list, medical elective waiting list and preadmission clinic. This is across both The Alfred and Sandringham Hospital.


The Peri-operative Coordinator supports the designated surgical unit/s and coordinates the patients care & journey. The coordinator is guided by protocols developed and authorised by the surgical units and the Department of Anaesthesia & Peri operative medicine and has a key role in ensuring that patients arrive on the day of surgery with all relevant documentation completed and a plan of care is in place. The coordinator works on a day to day basis with the surgical unit, liaises closely with the medical unit head and is part of the Patient Service Centre.


  • Significant experience in acute surgical nursing
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience with the multidisciplinary management of the surgical patients, including a demonstrated understanding of pre-admission, admission and discharge principles
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, plan, promote and market care concepts
  • Computer Literacy 
  • Current registration with the appropriate professional body (AHPRA)
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • ANUM experience preferred


  • Salary packaging
  • Onsite gym 

If you are interested in this position or would like any further details, please contact Claire Plunkett on 9076 0215

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closed 3 months ago - 08 Apr 2020
  • Published on 25 Mar 2020, 2:51 AM