Fixed term opportunity in a busy and varied department
- Broaden your knowledge with specialist support
- Average of 110 presentations per day
- Beach side city with great amenities
As an Emergency Medicine Resident Medical Officer you will join a well renowned team to provide outstanding care and service across the Emergency Department. With the assistance and guidance of senior medical staff and registrars, you will gain exposure to varied presentations including an increased number of trauma cases due to the nearby rural industry, higher speed limit on roads and increasing tourist volumes. You will attend to patients in order of urgency and assist with taking a complete history and medical examination of new medical admissions as well as assist in arranging the appropriate investigation.
This is a 6 month fixed term role with an immediate start.
As the biggest hospital and healthcare complex in regional Western Australia services are offered in all major medical specialities including general and respiratory medicine, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology and psychiatry to name but a few. As for the Emergency Department, recent redevelopment has led to it becoming the largest department in the hospital and the biggest Emergency department in WA outside of Perth. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with an average of 40,000 presentations per year.
With this opportunity you will find yourself based in one of Western Australia’s largest towns on the enviable and stunning south west coast. With its close proximity to Perth this city can offer you the best of both worlds, the amenities and facilities of a city and the pace of country life. As a major business centre there are commercial opportunities, facilities, education and attractions to match other major cities including boutique stores, shopping centres and alfresco dining whilst the temperate climate and picturesque beaches offer many nature-based attractions as well.
To be eligible for this position you must have AHPRA registration already with General registration being most preferable.
Swim, surf and enjoy beach life in downtime whilst working in a supportive and varied health service. For a confidential discussion do not hesitate to contact Stephanie Nash on +61 2 8353 9024 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.