A unique VMO Opportunity in a close knit and collegiate team
- Showcase your skills in the largest regional referral Centre in NSW
- Join a newly redeveloped acute hospital
- Work across a broad and interesting case mix
Wavelength has a unique opportunity for a Physician to join this well regarded hospital in NSW. With a long term view, you will provide your high quality services to this regional community and surrounds whilst also delivering privately referred outpatient services in your own rooms. Offering a broad and varied case mix, this health service is the largest regional referral hospital in Australia and offers you the opportunity to develop and deliver your own specialty interests. You will work the General Medicine on call roster on a 1:16 basis, alongside showcasing your leadership skills as you supervise and support junior medical colleagues and students of both undergraduate and postgraduate levels whilst continuing your own education, quality management and accreditation programs
Serving a catchment population of over 178,000 this hospital is one of the largest regional referral hospitals in NSW, highly regarded for its excellence in professional development training and clinical teaching. Providing acute care services, this hospital covers a wide range of specialties including general surgery, orthopaedics, ENT, Urology, Nephrology, Geriatric and Radiology care. With over 26,625 admissions, this 288 bed hospital also offers a number of outpatient clinics and services in order to better facilitate and support community meeds. The 24 hour, level 5 Emergency department has over 45,000 presentations and is also a major trauma referral centre, supporting Westpac Helicopter and retrieval services.
A historic location, this regional town located in Northern NSW is full of country charm. Located a short flight from Sydney, or a leisurely drive there are endless opportunities to explore the changing landscape from mountain ranges, farms and large rivers on which to enjoy water sports. This metropolitan hub is home to 41,000 individuals and boasts the largest and main retail centre for the surrounding districts. With a subtropical climate, you will enjoy all the bustling social calendar has to offer including festivals, sporting events and local agriculture activities. Whether you are looking to rent or buy, affordable housing is easy to locate, alongside a range of educational facilities across all levels making this town a perfect base for you and your family.
The successful candidate will hold fellowship with RACP and be registered as a Specialist with the Medical Board of Australia.