Hospital Medical Officers - Emergency - Pgy4+ (As Per Award)

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

East Point, NT

Posted 9/17/2020

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a regional health service employing over 800 staff in the beautiful Victorian region of East Gippsland. Our relaxed lifestyle means that you can forget about traffic jams and get home on time to enjoy everything the region has to offer. East Gippsland is clean, green and beautiful, with significant natural and ecological advantages, large areas of national and state reserves and Australia’s largest inland water system – the Gippsland Lakes. We have colourful villages, turquoise lakes and rivers, isolated beaches and an easy living temperate climate as well as easily accessible high-country snow fields. East Gippsland also offers affordable housing, strong employment, quality healthcare, good education infrastructure and caters well to families.

Our Medical team at BRHS is expanding and we are seeking HMO's with a minimum of 4 years postgraduate experience including extensive experience in Emergency Medicine and General Practice. In this role you will deliver high-quality and locally appropriate medical care in our Emergency department and also as part of a monthly 4 day service to Omeo District Health Service. You will work with a dedicated and experienced team of health professionals including Senior Medical Officers, GP's and experienced Emergency nurses. If you have solid Emergency experience and education and are keen to further develop your skills in this area, we want to hear from you.

As the largest healthcare provider in East Gippsland, Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS) provides services to a rapidly growing population. The BRHS Medical Workforce provides services across a broad spectrum of care including our Emergency Department which currently receives approximately 20,000 varied presentations per year.

This diverse role will provide a great environment to extend your clinical skills in Emergency medicine and General Practice. Specialist rural and remote training pathways exist and applicants with these career aspirations will be supported and encouraged to work towards these with opportunities to gain GP placements negotiable.

All applicants are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (or equivalent)
  • A minimum 4 years full time postgraduate experience in clinical hospital medicine, including extensive experience in Emergency Medicine and General Practice.
  • Australian health care experience is highly regarded.
  • Competence in advanced life support techniques
  • General registration or eligibility for provisional medical registration with minimum level 3 supervision

This role will provide you with the opportunity to enjoy:

  • Exposure to a range of interesting and broad presentations to ED and the SSU
  • Strong links to the Monash University School of Rural Health - located at the BRHS campus
  • Wide-spread experience in rural health practice
  • Comprehensive support and development provided to progress your medical career
  • Being part of a friendly and supportive team
  • Flexible working options and fantastic work/life balance
  • Full Time position with monthly 4 day General Practice rotation at a Rural Health Service

The successful applicants will also receive the following organizational benefits:

  • An attractive remuneration package relevant to experience, commencing at $104,670 for a PGY4
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options including novated leasing, meal, entertainment and venue hire card and relocation expenses
  • Generous professional development support
  • Provision of initial accommodation and relocation support
  • Health and Wellbeing programs including gym membership at corporate rates

Please contact: Lisa James, Medical Workforce Coordinator on at lisa.james@brhs.com.au for more information.

To view the full position description and application details, visit the job vacancy page at www.brhs.com.au

To see what great things are happening at BRHS go to our news page and follow us on facebook.

For information on East Gippsland visit www.discovereastgippsland.com.au.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.jobsingovernment.com.au/job/14248086