Deliver patient centred, high quality health services in tropical paradise
- Join a service that is dedicated to developing and empowering their workforce
- Base yourself in a coastal city with surrounding white sand beaches
- Maximise innovation and excellence through education, training and research opportunities
As a PHO in General Medicine, you will find yourself supported by an encouraging team and you will have the opportunity to progress and develop your clinical knowledge and skills. Being a regional department, you will experience a variety of cases and will provide effective, efficient and equitable medical services to the hospital patients under the supervision and direction of senior medical staff. Some key responsibilities include conducting interviews and examinations, identifying clinical problems including the day-to-day review of patients and arranging investigations, treatment and discharge as directed by the assigned Consultant. You will provide assistance with medical procedures and outpatients clinics as directed by the assigned Consultant as well.
Along with a competitive salary there are excellent relocation benefits.
Having recently undergone major redevelopments in excess of $50 million, this hospital has developed into a leading medical service providing an extensive range of services including intensive care, coronary care, O&G services, paediatrics, orthopaedic, general and vascular surgery, 24-hour emergency medicine, pharmacy, medical imaging, pathology and comprehensive mental health as well as Allied Health services (physio, occupational therapy, diatetics, speech therapy, psychology and social work).
With over 300 days of sunshine a year, this fantastic coastal city situated roughly halfway between Brisbane and Townsville has plenty of natural and man-made attractions. The notoriously tropical climate accommodates for those wanting to explore the great outdoors and, with options from remote island getaways to secluded inland bush walks, you can experience Australian living at its best.
With modern shopping facilities, quality education centres and plenty of restaurants and social hubs to choose from, this city can offer the desired conveniences and perks of city living combined with a relaxed and rural lifestyle.
To be eligible for this role you must hold AHPRA General registration or be eligible for registration having worked in a comparable country. You must be PGY3+ in your level of experience.