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Position Title: Community HealthPathways Project Coordinator
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): 1.0 FTE / 40 hours per week
Date Posted: 07/06/2019
Application Closing Date: 23/06/2019 11PM
Job #: 058842
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Community HealthPathways Project Coordinator
Invercargill – District Role

  • Full Time – 40 hours per week 

About the Southern DHB
The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers – patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.

About the Team
HealthPathways is a clinician led, management supported process which involves groups from general practice working with their hospital colleagues to identify, agree, and implement opportunities for standardisation and improvement of the management of patients across the primary-secondary interface.

About the Role – what’s in it for me? 
As HealthPathways Project Coordinator you will be a key member of the Southern HealthPathways team as we work with Doctors, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals and Management to establish a new way of working together and turning the ideas into reality. 

You will be the key link between our local Pathways team and the Streamliners writing team taking responsibility for efficiently managing the workflow process.

Within the role you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of both internal and external stakeholders to gather and maintain the non-clinical information from speciality departments.

About You
You will be an exceptional management or project coordinator who has the ability to project manage multiple work streams.

You’ll need to be an excellent communicator both verbally and written, with a personal style that enables you to build relationships with people at all levels of the organisation. You will need to possess solid computer skills across the Microsoft suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) and have a flexible approach to your work.

A good knowledge of the Southern health sector will also be extremely beneficial as you will be working with a wide range of departments in your role. 

Must have a full drivers licence as travel is required. 

The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities.  Whether it surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone.  Check out for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.

Closing Date: 23rd June 2019

For further information please contact Sam Cunningham, Recruitment Advisor, Corporate and Women’s & Children’s Health Directorates Phone: (03) 213 5427 or Email:

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