Position Details

Reference Number 172341
Position Title Remote Patient Monitoring Nurse - COVID 19 Response & Chronic Disease
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Temporary Full Time, Temporary Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location 120 Settlement Road Belmont
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 112
Position Summary

Broaden Your Horizons

Line up your life and career with us at Barwon Health in Victoria, Australia.

  • Fulltime/Part-time temporary positions on flexible 7 day roster
  • Office based role working with innovative, supportive team caring for clients with COVID in the community 
  • Opportunity to develop a broad understanding of Barwon Health Community Services and develop skills in caring for this client group

About the facility 

Co-located with other Chronic and Complex disease teams.  The working environment is friendly and supportive.   

Being situated in suburban location allows for easier parking opportunities.

Outdoor sitting area.  Shower facilities on site. 

About the role 

This role will be monitoring COVID +ve clients utilising remote monitoring technology.   

The Remote Patient Monitoring team service clients in the community  with Chronic Disease particularly heart failure, COVID and others such as diabetes and COPD.   Remote Patient Monitoring is a term commonly used to describe the use of technology to support patients in their home environment by transmitting their data back to a clinical base where the nurse clinician can review the data and support the patient as required. 

Weekend and on call are a part of the requirements of this position.

About the culture

RPM is small  enthusiastic team who work cohesively to provide the highest quality care to our clients in the community.   The service is centred on the patient and is guided by Barwon Health values. 

The team have worked with many redeployed staff over the past months to support the COVID monitoring program.   The expanded team have a 'can-do' attitude, with a sense of pride in the service they are providing to the community due to the pandemic.  

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.


We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon health immunisation policy.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Excellent communication skills, especially using telephone and telehealth
Essential: Abililty to be flexible and work in a rapidly changing work environment
Essential: I agree to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full COVID vaccination) as set out in Barwon Health’s Staff Immunisation Policy as amended from time to time. I acknowledge that meeting this ongoing requirement is mandatory and a condition of any employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Michelle Wilson 
Contact Person Job Title HealthLinks/RPM Coordinator 
Contact Number 0425 774 858 
Alternate Contact Person Chelsea Gielen  
Alternate Contact Number 4215 7401 
Closing Date 09/01/2022
Position Description
File name 
Remote Patient Monitoring Nurse COVID Response PD Nov2021.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.