Join one of the largest employers in the region with great scope for your career
- Gorgeous town on the Murray River
- Onsite tertiary training facility
- A dedicated team of professionals who strive to deliver the best possible care to their community
An exciting opportunity is available in a fully accredited, dynamic public health care facility located two and a half hours from Melbourne. The hospital is seeking to appoint a Clinical Director of Medicine. This position is a senior clinician and leadership role providing specialist adult general medicine services to inpatients and outpatients while supporting continual improvement of medical services within the facility.
This role reports into the Chief Medical Officer regarding quality improvement initiatives and holds key relationships with other Clinical Directors / Leads, including High Dependency Unit (HDU) Clinical Lead.
The health service serves a regional catchment population of approximately 44,000 and is in the process of going through a major $65m development. The new hospital development will see an expansion of acute inpatient beds to include a 30-bed surgical unit, 30-bed medical unit, 6 bed high dependency unit, 8-bed maternity/paediatric unit with 3 labour delivery suites and a 24-bed subacute unit providing transition care, rehabilitation, geriatric evaluation and management and palliative care.
The hospital is situated in a town which consists of a mix of contemporary shop fronts and historic buildings. Located on the Murray River, this location which is a popular tourist destination and home of the Southern 80 ski race, the population swells during peak holiday periods and services provided by the hospital are often extended to the many visitors to the area. With its warm Mediterranean climate, affordable housing and great choice of schools this town is an ideal place for families.
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Our client is looking for a candidate who has demonstrated technical and professional competence and significant experience in adult general medicine.
If you feel you are at the stage in your career where you are ready for this challenge, register your interest today.