Emergency Department HMO, PGY3+ Contract:12months Start ASAP Location: Vic, Large Regional town, 3hrs from Melbourne This location offers you a laid...
Director of Medical Services
Location: Swan Hill
Our client is a regional health service based by the Murray River in Victoria and is situated only about 3.5 hours away from Melbourne CBD. The region boasts local shopping districts, high quality restaurants, and plenty of social activities for the family. Have the opportunity to enjoy the lifestyle of a regional community, while still being able to experience the benefits of being close enough to a major city.
The hospital is a 140 over bedded facility and provides a broad range of health services including medical and surgical, aged care, community and primary health, emergency, renal dialysis, chemotherapy, pathology, midwifery and radiography diagnostic services to a catchment population of 30,000.
The Director of Medical Services reports to the Chief Executive and will be responsible for leading and directing a growing medical workforce. The DMS will align the activities of the medical workforce with the strategic direction, and clinical governance framework of the health service.
Alongside the consultation with the CEO, the DMS will determine and authorise procedures and protocols to provide periodic reports of the Health Service's progress to the Board of Management.
The DMS will be able to maintain strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders across the various Medical Groups and Universities across the region.
Applications will have:
- Eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
- General and/or specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia Postgraduate qualifications in management; FRACMA or FACHSM desirable
- Significant experience in senior hospital management role high desirable
For more information on the above opportunity, or other similar roles - please contact Anne on 0478 142 396 or email
All discussions are confidential.