Join a leading regional service with an excellent Maternity Department
- Only a leisurely 2 hour drive to Melbourne
- 1,250 births per year
- Have the support of 6 O&G Specialists, 6 Registrars and 3 House Officers
As an O&G Specialist you will ensure the efficient and successful management of the Women’s Health Service. Your role will encompass clinical leadership, risk minimization and improvements to patient care. The current Birth Rate is approximately 1,250 per year with a significant number of high risk pregnancies. As a specialist you will also actively be involved in administration, audits, teaching, supervision, management and leadership. You will work in harmony with the Clinical Director with the Maternity Services, Theatre and Outpatient Managers to ensure objectives are being met. This is full time role with a 1:4 roster with excellent peer support.
The Health Service
This role will see you join a Regional Public Health Service with various campuses located across Victoria. As such there are plenty of options for progression or relocation. The health service provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services.
You will be joining a supportive and welcoming team of six Specialist Obstetricians, six Registrars and three House Officers. In addition, local General Practitioners with obstetric qualifications support the unit. The Maternity Unit is a level 5 service. The hospital boasts a Special Care Nursery and is equipped to manage newborns from 32 weeks gestation, and an Adult Intensive Care facility.
Renowned for beautiful countryside, native forests, fertile farmlands, friendly communities and a temperate climate here you will find a fantastic lifestyle for you and your family.Located a leisurely two hour drive from Melbourne, you'll be living in a city with all the facilities you could ask for. The region offers excellent shopping, sporting and recreational opportunities. There are high-quality public and private schools at both primary and secondary level and a university campus in town. An added benefit is the close proximity to the wineries, Murray River region & Victorian Ski Fields.
The successful applicant must have current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
If this fantastic opportunity appeals to you, please call Lisa (+61283539036) for a confidential discussion.