Urgent Care Career Medical Officer

Provide your expertise to a new service and enjoy the natural surrounds and water views of the coastal location

  • Permanent or casual (shift) contracts available
  • Less than 35kms from Sydney's CBD
  • This region offers an abundance of opportunities for a fit and active lifestyle
The Position
As Career Medical Officer, you will provide support to the Urgent Care Centre (UCC). You will be treating non-complex, low acuity patients with minor injury and illness who do not require hospital admission. The centre aims to provide care in an efficient, convenient and timely manner. You will join a fast-paced environment with patients receiving all assessment, investigations and treatment within 60 minutes, being discharged for follow-up with their GP.

Permanent or casual (shift) contracts are available and you will work 0800-1800 or 1300-2300 with the support of another CMO. An on-site CMO will also be available on call (2300-0800).

The Hospital
Following recent changes and developments in the health district, this hospital will offer rehabilitation and palliative care services alongside the 24-hour walk in urgent care service. Being a new service, it is estimated that the UCC will have between 10,000 and 13,000 presentations per annum (an average of 35 presentations per day).

The Location
Based on the beachside of Sydney you will enjoy a variety of stunning beaches, lakes and national parks in your time off. Working within an hour’s drive from Sydney’s CBD, you will be able to base yourself in an ideal location if you are new to the area. This region has plenty to offer not only in natural landscapes and outdoor activities but also fantastic dining options, bars, cafes and several large shopping complexes to meet all your wants and needs. 

Essential Criteria
To be considered for this role you must be PGY5+ with previous clinical experience in Emergency Medicine, General Medicine, Orthopaedics or General Practice. You must hold (or be eligible for) General registration with AHPRA.

This is an ideal opportunity if you are seeking more of a work-life balance – Get in touch today for a no-obligation discussion.