Senior Medical Officer (GP Procedural)

Are you looking for a change? Put your procedural skills to good use with a regional SMO role.

  • Flexible contracts on offer
  • Excellent nursing and allied health care support available
  • Engage with the local community
The Benefits
+ Join a strong multi-disciplinary team
+ Flexible role, with rotational work arrangements considered
+ Full-time, part-time and negotiable hours
+ Work in both acute and community-based medicine
+ Utilise your Obstetrics or Anaesthetics experience

Use your procedural skills in a thriving rural community. 
There may be flexibility around the nature of this appointment, with the opportunity to gain experience in other hospitals in the region as well as private practice.

The Health Service
The regional hospitals provide their local communities with inpatient, outpatient, ED, allied health and community health services. The hospitals have a very strong multi-disciplinary approach to service delivery with experienced nursing support as well as dedicated community healthcare teams. You will be well supported by a network of visiting specialists who deliver important health programs, including Closing the Gap initiatives across towns with Indigenous populations.

Enjoy the rewards that come with developing long-term relationships with an appreciative rural community.

The Location
Chinchila is a delightful contry town in the Western Downs area of Queensland. With a population of aorund 5,000 the town has all the amenities you need as well as a fantastic community spirit. Towoomba is just 2 hours drive away and Brisbane and Sunshine / Gold Coasts are just 4 hous drive should you want the bright lights or bearutiful beaches for the weekend. 


Essential Criteria 
FRACGP or FACRRM qualifications are highly desirable, as well as specialist registration with AHPRA.
Non-VR GPs with Australian experience also welcome to apply

Emergency experience is desirable, however, ED up-skilling can be provided if required.
  
Don't miss out on this unique role, please call Phil Dixon today!