Gain valuable experience with a major referral hospital and innovative service in this stunning and relaxed coastal location
- Enjoy one of Australia's best year-round climates
- Surround yourself in nature and local wildlife
- Develop your expertise and take on new challenges with leadership opportunities
As a Resident Medical Officer in General Medicine, you will work under supervision to provide high quality medical services to patients while developing your expertise across inpatient and outpatient areas. You will take a leadership role in coordinating the admission, management and discharge planning of patients seen in or admitted to the Unit and ensure admissions and plans are documented in the medical record. You will be responsible for the day-to-day assessment and management of patients, communicate with them and their family the nature of their conditions and its treatment, as well as communicating and coordinating care across the team. You will be required to participate in the evening, night and relief roster and will earn a salary of $79,000-$107,713 depending on experience.
This health service has various sites including a 190+ bed major referral hospital providing the majority of specialist medical and surgical services, and an 80+ bed level 3 rural hospital that has benefited from an $80 million redevelopment in recent years. You will be joining a broader team in providing a diverse range of services to a population of approximately 215,000 people and a service that values your role and strives to respond to the needs of their employees, patients and wider community in innovative ways.
You will be based in a river-side town, known for its beautiful beaches and wildlife. You will have plenty to explore in your time off including stunning coastal walks offering views over water home to whales and dolphins. With its year-round sunshine, events and lush landscapes to explore, you will be making one of Australia’s most popular holiday destinations your home, welcomed by friendly locals. You will also be based in the perfect spot to slip away to other quiet waterways or uncover quaint villages in the surrounding regions for weekend getaways or day trips.
You must hold current AHPRA registration or be eligible for registration with experience from a country with a comparable health care system such as the UK, Ireland, Canada or the USA. You must have at least two years of postgraduate experience as a Medical Officer.
Broaden your knowledge within a supportive team and maximise your work-life balance in this stunning coastal location – Get in contact for further details.