Emergency Medicine Specialist

Join an innovative and dynamic health service dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the community

  • Enjoy optimal work/life balance
  • Display efficient skills in managing patient flow
  • Enviable lifestyle based around beautiful landscapes
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine Consultant you will find yourself joining a supportive team where your hands-on approach can make a real difference to the community. Working alongside the Director, FACEMs, CMOs and more junior staff, you will ensure the Emergency Department runs to the highest of standards and will have the ability to assist with patient flow. You will support the clinical care of patients via planning, supervising and arranging appropriate clinical investigations and will liaise with and maintain good communication with all areas and disciplines within the health service.

This role offers an excellent remuneration package including retention allowance, relocation assistance and continuing professional development. The opportunity supports a real work/life balance and part-time options will also be considered.

The Health Service
This 160 bed accredited teaching hospital, provides quality clinical care to the population of over 100,000. It is co-located with the private hospital and University Rural clinical school and prides itself on education and training. With services on offer including surgery, intensive care, medical and allied health, the Emergency Department itself see’s an average of 25,000 patients per year. A broad range of patients are treated including from birth to over 100 years old meaning you will gain exposure to major trauma cases, paediatric cases and elderly patients. 

The Location
Tasmania is known as a place of wild and beautiful landscapes. The climate is temperate, the atmosphere is welcoming and the people are pleasant and friendly. Time off can be spent hopping between vineyards, taking an adventurous trek across one of the nearby mountains, enjoying the rugged coastline or simply packing a picnic of local produce and enjoying the surrounding gardens, parklands and nature reserves. This region offers a brilliant lifestyle for families, with affordable housing, excellent access and a choice of education located within a strong and vibrant urban centre. The work/life balance will ensure that you have the best of both worlds.   
Essential Criteria
You will be a FACEM with AHPRA Specialist Registration or be eligibile for registration with fellowship equivalent from a country with a comparable health system. You will have a solid understanding of emergency medicine and be confident in your ability to assist other members of the team. If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria please forward a copy of your most recent resume/CV and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.

This opportunity will see you working within a supportive health service, in a stunning location which encourages a great work-life balance.