Affect change in this growing regional hosptial
- Collabortive, close-knit team
- Supportive of ICU interests
- Great country town near the beach and snowfields
Wavelength is seeking a motivated Anaesthetist with an interest in ICU to work as either a VMO or Staff Specialist within regional NSW. This is a small, regional unit requiring knowledge of a full complement of anaesthetic services including obstetrics, general and regional anaesthesia. You will participate in an on-call roster and provide your expertise via consultative services as requested from your colleagues. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge facilitating and contributing to the supervision and training of colleagues, junior medical officers and students.
Serving a catchment population of 35,000 this 102-bed hospital provides a wide range of care for the local community. These include intensive care, paediatric, dialysis, radiology services, oncology, rehabilitation, community and allied health services. The facility has a modern, 24-hour emergency department which has over 20,000 presentations annually alongside 11,000 admissions to the hospital. Recently awarded funding of $150 million, the facility will continue to grow and develop to meet the needs of the expanding community well into the future.
Located in Southern NSW, this town has a rich agricultural history. With cattle farms and cafes within minutes of each other, you will soon fall in love with this relaxed and welcoming community. With all the big city amenities such as fine dining restaurants and shops, you will enjoy your downtime exploring markets, B&B’s and wineries throughout the surrounding regions. The city also boasts a range of educational options across all levels. An easy drive from Sydney or Canberra, and accessible via train, this town is a short distance to many regional attractions, making your new home a perfect base for friends and family to visit.
The successful candidate will have experience in and knowledge of regional Anaesthetics and ICU services.
You must be a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetics OR hold relevant qualifications in a comparable health country and be registered or eligible for registration with AHPRA.