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Emergency Medicine Senior Medical Officer

Provide high quality emergency care to a rapidly growing population

  • Mentor junior staff and students
  • Immediate start available
  • Based near beautiful waterways where you can step back a pace
The Position
This busy regional health service provider is looking for a highly committed and hardworking Emergency Medicine SMO to join their high functioning and experienced ED team. In this position you will deliver respected senior clinical medical care and supervise the delivery of medical care by interns, Hospital Medical Officers and registrars. Contributing to the future direction of the department, you will provide expert input into the clinical governance of activities. With flexible working options available, there is the opportunity to gain an excellent work life balance whilst attending to varied presentations to maintain your skills.

The Hospital
This large regional hospital admits 10,000 patients and provides 30,000 outpatient services annually. The Emergency Department sees approximately 20,000 presentations yearly, around 3,000 of which are admitted acutely. With highly skilled staff and access to specialist services as needed, this recently refurbished Emergency department provides a high quality emergency treatment service to the community it supports. The department also incorporates a recently opened Short Stay Unit  which is a dedicated 5 bed facility that is designed to provide ongoing observation, investigation and diagnostic services for patients in need of further care but who may not require admission to the hospital.

The Location
This little city is situated in a major regional centre surrounded by breathtaking natural attractions such as pristine waterways and national park lands, all of which offer great walking and outdoor activities for the adventurous. There are many historical and cultural attractions to also enjoy as well as wineries in close proximity for those looking to enjoy a slower pace of life.

Essential Criteria
With your many years Emergency Medicine experience and confidence in being able to assist with the development of junior staff, you must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or be eligible for registration in order to be considered for this position.

If you are looking for a lifestyle change that allows you to step back a pace, whilst still maintaining your skill level this could be an ideal 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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