Snatch up this role in a stunning coastal location within driving distance to Sydney
- Full-time and part-time roles considered
- Less than a 3-hour drive from Sydney and Canberra
- Provide your expertise and add to the continuous development of this service
As an Emergency Medicine Specialist, you will be responsible for the provision of high-quality emergency care in line with the strategies as determined in the Clinical Services Plan. In addition, you will contribute to teaching for JMOs and students, and participate in service development activities. Other requirements for this role include involvement in continuing medical education, peer review and quality improvement.
This regional hospital has a capacity of more than 200 beds and provides medical, surgical, orthopaedic, paediatric, obstetrics and gynaecology, emergency and mental health services to a large and diverse region. The Emergency Department itself sees approximately 40,000 patients per annum, with an admission rate of 20% and a 25% paediatric case mix. You will also experience complex cases in geriatric and Aboriginal patients. Additionally, this service refers into another hospital, helping you develop strong ties with another department in clinical and academic areas.
You will be based in an area encompassed by beautiful natural landscapes, adding to the quality of life in the local community. You will enjoy shorter commuting times and having frequent opportunities to relax on the stunning and close-by beaches. Being a popular getaway spot and tourist destination, you will be spoilt for choice with stunning natural surroundings to explore, restaurants to sample, and year-round events and markets to visit, all while being less than 3-hours from Sydney and Canberra.
You will have Fellowship or be eligible for fellowship of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine and hold or be eligible for Specialist registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA), with experience from a comparable health care country (Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Ireland, Canada or USA).