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Emergency Medicine PHO

Start immediately and embrace the sub-tropical climate and laid back charm of this coastal town

  • Developing hospital servicing a growing population
  • 12 – 24 month fixed term position
  • Turtles, islands and the coral reef to explore
The Position
Take this fantastic opportunity to work as an Emergency Medicine PHO in Queensland. Working alongside the Director, Staff Specialists and Senior Medical Officers you will help to ensure the Emergency Department runs to the highest of standards. You will support the clinical care of patients via planning, supervising and arranging appropriate clinical investigations. You will liaise with and maintain good communications with all areas and disciplines within the health service, along with assisting with the supervision of day to day tasks undertaken by junior doctors.
  
The Hospital
Offering a range of general and specialist inpatient and outpatient services, this 69 bed Hospital is serving a growing population leading to an increase in workforce and new infrastructure. The hospital provides a range of clinical services, including general medicine, surgery, maternity, paediatrics, emergency services, outpatients, medical imaging, pathology and pharmacy. 

The Location
Located 550 kilometres from Brisbane, on the inlet of the Coral Sea, this town has become one of Australia’s premier port cities and a thriving hub of activity. With its sub-tropical climate it manages to maintain a relaxed, laid back charm and offers a whole range of outdoor activities throughout the year. From the tops of the undulating hills, you have magnificent views of the natural, deep water harbour and numerous islands situated off the coast. Travel in land and you can enjoy bush walking in the great Australian Outback, travel across the sea and you can enjoy snorkelling in the vibrant, multi-coloured coral reef.

As for education facilities there are both public and private options from preparatory to year 12 level and for tertiary education there is access to the Central Queensland Institute of TAFE and Central Queensland University.

Essential Criteria
To be eligible you must have general registration with AHPRA or be eligible for registration having had 12 months recent General Medical experience in a country with comparable healthcare to Australia.

From fishing, diving, snorkelling and camping; this region really does offer it all so why not find out more about this fantastic opportunity! Apply now or contact Carol for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9023 or email csmith@wave.com.au.

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