General Medicine Medical Officer

Plan ahead for 2019 and commit to this well paid role within a growing private hospital

  • Commence early 2019
  • Enjoy a perfect balance of country charm and city life
  • Supportive team with a positive culture
The Position
As Medical Officer you will join a growing multidisciplinary team for 24/7 roster cover, working 12-hour shifts rotating between day and night. You will attend ward rounds, assess and manage patients and identify issues for escalation. You will perform simple clinical procedures as deemed appropriate, prescribe medications and fluids in accordance with management plans, attend medical emergencies and complete urgent reviews on surgical and medical patients. You will find yourself well supported by Consultants and the Director of Medical Services. If you have an interest in the Intensive Care Unit the hospital can also offer shifts in this area, as well as opportunities to become involved in development of the Emergency Department.

Looking for a commitment of at least 12 months you will earn a generous salary.


The Hospital
This private hospital provides medical and palliative care, acute surgical services, the only catherisation laboratory in town, a rapid access heart centre and an adult elective mental health unit. This not-for-profit service is dedicated to excellence in care and all profits are reinvested with a focus towards expanding the facilities, providing additional services, new equipment and staff training.
 
The Location
Based in one of the largest inland cities in Australia, you will enjoy having easy access to Australia’s beautiful natural landscapes, while living in a charming community loaded with shops, theatres, galleries, and home to a vivid music and restaurant scene.  With your time off, explore the nearby national parks home to a variety of forests filled with native flora, fauna and natural falls.

Essential Criteria
You must have AHPRA registration and at least 3 years post graduate experience. 

Enjoy a lifestyle that offers the best of both worlds with this opportunity - Get in touch today!