Base yourself in a coastal city with surrounding white sand beaches
- Enjoy a recently redeveloped Emergency Department
- Receive a competitive salary and excellent relocation benefits
- Experience the best of tropical Queensland
As a Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist in Emergency Medicine you will find yourself joining a welcoming and supportive team. Being a regional department, you will experience a variety of cases including trauma and envenomation cases, both terrestrial and marine. Your expertise will be utilised in providing expert emergency clinical care and advice to patients as well as in providing professional leadership within the department in a multidisciplinary environment. You will provide training, education and supervision to junior medical staff and other health care team members. In return, you will enjoy a competitive salary and other benefits including salary sacrificing options, professional development leave, allowances, excellent relocation benefits and flexible working arrangements.
Having recently undergone major redevelopments, this hospital has developed into a leading medical service providing an extensive range of services such as inpatient, outpatient, community and mental health services. Annually this health service is exposed to around 50,000 emergency presentations, with a 20% paediatric caseload and 30% admission rate. This is a department accredited for 12 months training with ACEM.
With over 300 days of sunshine a year, this fantastic coastal city situated roughly halfway between Brisbane and Townsville has plenty of natural and man-made attractions. The notoriously tropical climate accommodates for those wanting to explore the great outdoors and, with options from remote island getaways to secluded inland bush walks, you can experience Australian living at its best.
With modern shopping facilities, quality education centres and plenty of restaurants and social hubs to choose from, this city can offer the desired conveniences and perks of city living combined with a relaxed and rural lifestyle.
To be eligible for this role you must hold AHPRA Specialist registration and Fellowship with ACEM.