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Emergency Medicine Specialist

Base yourself in a region with a rich history, rugged coastlines and welcoming community

  • 26,000 presentations seen annually
  • Support CMO's and Registrars
  • Take a sea change and explore the great outdoors
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine staff specialist you will enjoy the opportunity to work in a supportive team, furthering your career in a stunning location, whilst making a real difference to the community. Working alongside the Director and Career 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 and you will also liaise with and maintain good communication with all areas and disciplines within the health service. Along with supporting the career medical officers you will also offer guidance and support to registrars and junior medical officers.

The Hospital
This 60 bed hospital provides general and specialist services to a population of approximately 116,000 people.  The 24 hour Emergency Department sees around 26,000 presentations each year, with an average of 70 patients being seen per day. The admission rate is 15% of which half are short stay admission and transfers to other higher facilities. The hospital also offers inpatient services, 23 hours general and orthopedic surgery and a vast array of outpatient services.

The Location
Tasmania is known as a place of wild and beautiful landscapes and this town is no different. 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. In terms of amenities, you can make the most of the local cafes and restaurants as well as having access to recreational facilities such as the local swimming pool or convention centre.  
 
Essential Criteria
With AHPRA General Specialist Registration and your fellowship with the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine, you will be ready to utilise you previous skills whilst enjoying the chance to explore the great outdoors. Alternatively, you will be a Consultant eligible for registration with experience from a comparable health care country.

Live in a stunning location which encourages a great work-life balance and whilst benefiting from the supportive nature of this health service. 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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