A rare opportunity in Sydney to join an ED led by a FACEM dedicated to improving workplace culture
- Create the ideal balance in this beautiful community encompassed by natural landscapes
- 20 minutes from Sydney's beaches and 40 minutes from the CBD
- Be well supported by a close knit and cohesive team of ED Specialists
As a Career Medical Officer in Emergency Medicine, you will be responsible for the assessment and management of patients presenting to the Emergency Department. You will coordinate diagnostic tests and consultations, arrange the patient discharge process and liaise with GP?s and other community care services to ensure the provision of optimal health care. You will experience a good mix of medical and surgical cases with no major trauma. Having ties with a nearby major teaching and referral hospital, you will have the opportunity to expand your network.
You will be joining a department led by a Consultant who has been recognised by ACEM as an inspirational leader with a keen interest in improving workplace culture and advocating for increased senior medical staffing.
Currently undergoing redevelopments worth over AUD$300 million, you will be joining a state-of-the-art hospital. Having already completed the first stage, a new facility has opened in order to deliver additional clinical and support services, including eight new operating theatres, surgical in-patient units and sterilising and pathology services. The next stage will deliver another new facility including a refurbished and expanded Emergency Department and a new multi-storey Clinical Services Building. Currently, the Emergency Department sees about 45,000 patients per year, with approximately 25% paediatric presentations.
This is a fantastic area to explore bushwalking trails, cycling and kayaking while still being only 20 minutes from Sydney?s stunning beaches. The local area is well serviced by public transport (buses and trains) and there is a variety of quality schooling and educational facilities to choose from in the surrounding suburbs including primary and secondary schools (public and private), TAFE and Universities. Situated north of the CBD, this is an ideal area to base yourself to truly appreciate the best of both worlds; encompassed by a variety of natural landscapes ? bush and coastal, while being only a 40 minute drive or express train trip away from Sydney?s bustling city centre.
You must hold registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA) or be eligible for registration with experience from New Zealand, Ireland, the UK, Canada, USA or South Africa.