General Medicine Principle House Officer

Grow and develop in a position that is well supported by senior staff

  • Seeking applications ASAP
  • Join a busy service in a great location
  • Access pristine beaches and beautiful national parks
The Position
As General Medicine Principle House Officer you will help to initiate, maintain and manage patient care on a day-to-day basis. You will find yourself well supported by Staff Specialists and senior staff, as well as the Director of the department and this will help aid in your development. In turn you will support junior staff and students as you strive towards a high quality of clinical care. Due to the size of the hospital, you will obtain a real hands-on experience, allowing you to obtain exposure to varied procedures and processes. 

The Hospital
With 230 beds, this hospital is the main referral centre for the region and services an immediate and surrounding population of roughly 250,000 people. With a newly built seven-story ward block, this space offers an expanded critical care service, extended emergency care unit and a helipad for trauma patients. As the regional referral centre for emergency services, the facility sees approximately 45,000 ED presentations per year and a total of 22,000 admissions. There is a great variety of clinical presentations.
 
The Location
Home to a flourishing community of over 80,000 residents, this desirable riverside community is situated just a few kilometres from the mouth of a major tidal river and just a few hours drive from Brisbane. If you enjoy all things outdoors, yet require the amenities of city life, this location is for you. It offers a clean, safe and relaxed lifestyle with community living and outstanding school system whilst also offering easy access to the pristine beaches and national parklands of Queensland. You can spend time enjoying restaurants, museums and the botanical gardens or snorkelling, diving and boating to name but a few.

Essential Criteria
You must have AHPRA registration and at least 4 years post graduate experience. 

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