Senior Medical Officer - Obstetrics or Anaesthesia

Senior Medical Officer - Obstetrics or Anaesthesia
  • $330,000 - $450,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Weipa, Queensland, Australia Weipa Queensland AUS
Job Ref: VAC-75149
Sector: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Sub-sector: Resident Medical Officer
Date Added: 07 April 2022

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This is a full-time permanent appointment.

This opportunity is for a motivated Senior Medical Officer who will be responsible for providing a high standard of medical care to patients.

Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service (TCHHS) is the largest provider of public healthcare services across the most northern remote areas of Queensland. TCHHS provides health services to a resident population

Purpose of the role

  • To be a member of a dynamic health care team that provides quality and culturally appropriate medical services.
  • To make a significant contribution to improving the health of the local population.
  • To work in a remarkable 'corner' of Australia.

This position's primary responsibilities are to ensure that comprehensive primary health care is appropriate and readily available to the members of the public.

About the role:

  • Follow defined service quality standards, occupational health and safety policies
  • Always provide clinical services to patients subject to scope of clinical practice
  • Provide evidence-based and quality clinical care of individual patients in all domains of medical practice
  • Manage the administrative requirements of patient care including ensuring discharge summaries and medico-legal correspondence is completed with minimal delay.
  • Ensure quality professional communication with individual patients, relatives and guardians
  • Make a commitment to patient safety and to improve clinical care
  • Participation in clinical audits, clinical meetings, peer review and other safety and quality assurance programs, presentations and projects.

About you:

  • Competence and capability in primary rural medical practice (particularly hospital-based practice and/or primary health) and in the relevant advanced skill(s) if appointed as a Rural Generalist or Provisional Fellow.
  • Demonstrated skill in trauma management, general and emergency medicine.
  • Ability to function in a multidisciplinary team and to provide leadership within the team.
  • Experience in education and training of medical staff and/or medical students.
  • High level of communication skills in clinical practice and corporate functions.

Mandatory requirements:

Hold registration as a Medical Practitioner

For more information on this opportunity and for a confidential discussion please apply now

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Enquire now: trevor.scott

02/06/2022 01:37:06
AUD 330000 450000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Trevor Scott

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