Provide leadership and development across this well established health service.
- Join a leading regional health service
- Work with a collaborative team to deliver results
- Enjoy year round sports in stunning surrounds
Wavelength is seeking a motivated Director Medical Services to take on a central role in leading and developing this regional health service whilst ensuring a high standard of clinical care is provided to all patients.
Contributing to strategic and business planning, you will work collaboratively with the board, executive and service leads to provide leadership and direction across all areas of the health service including day to day operational management, clinical leadership and improvement initiatives.
You will be committed to the development of your staff through teaching, mentoring and supervising whilst also assisting in the development of preventative and extended care services within the community.
The Local Health District
This Local Health District provides a range of public health services to a catchment population of approximately 16,200 people employing over 700 staff across 8 Hospitals and community facilities.
Comprising of 91 acute and subacute beds, 175 high and low level residential aged care beds and 35 independent living units, this health service is well established as being one of Victoria’s leading rural and regional health care providers.
Delivering primary care, youth, community and allied health services, the health service sees approximately 7,000 emergency presentations being made annually, 6,877 admissions and 193 births across areas such as emergency medicine, general medicine, surgery, paediatric medicine, oncology, obstetrics, intensive care, coronary care and psychiatry. Additionally, allied health and diagnostic services such as physiotherapy, diabetes education and occupational therapy are provided across the facilities to ensure high levels of ongoing patient care are administered across the community.
Located in South- West Victoria, this town has a rich agricultural history. With more sheep per hectare than anywhere else in the world, the region is filled with lush green fields bound to make you feel relaxed and at home. Moderate temperatures year round ensure you will always be able to get out and about to explore the historic botanic gardens or enjoy sports at the lake or the main oval. The city is known for its outstanding educational options for all levels as well as affordable housing whether you choose to rent or buy. The town is a short distance to famous landmarks and natural wonders, making your new home a perfect base for friends and family to visit.
This leadership opportunity will suit an applicant that possesses or is working towards obtaining Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (FRACMA).
If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria, please forward a copy of your most recent resume and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.
Deliver effective leadership and direction for health services in regional VIC. Contact Michael for a confidential discussion to find out more.