Position: RMO/SRMO, PGY2+
Contract: 12 months from February 2019
We are currently arranging interviews for SRMO's at in Australia's Capital. The junior doctors will be allocated various medical speciality rotations within the ACT Network.
The hospital is located only a 15-min drive from Canberra CBD, voted as one of the best cities in Australia, offering a wide variety of attractions, history, activities and events to cater to all. The city offers great connections to interstate with Sydney and Melbourne within 1 hr flights.
This is a 600+ bed tertiary referral and trauma hospital in the nation's capital and offers excellent support; The department has a staffing structure of 17 FTE of FACEM's, 23 Registrars & 18 SRMO's. This is a tertiary ED, mixed adults & Paeds with Consultants on site 0800-2400 and on call 2400-0800. There are 3 Registrars on site overnight. There is a dedicated teaching program for ED SRMOs, with an aim to progress them to Registrar level over the course of the year. Roster will be 8x10hr shifts per fortnight, 1-2 weekends, mix of days, evenings and nights.
-The position is designed for PGY2+ doctors who will provide high quality medical services to the hospital and health Service.
-Provide day-to-day medical care for patients at a level commensurate with the level of clinical experience and under the supervision and direction of more senior medical staff.
-Demonstrate appropriate progression toward more independent medical practice, with concomitant development of clinical knowledge, skills and behaviours required for safe medical practice.
-Work within and support the multidisciplinary clinical team.
-Contribute to clinical audit and participate in changes that improve quality and safety of patient care
-Participate in the supervision and education of more junior medical staff and contribute to the education of medical students
-Maintain adequate medical records with legible entries, and complete discharge summaries on time.
-Participate in the after-hour's roster as required and in accordance with current safe working hour's provisions.
-Undertaking other duties as directed, within the approved scope of clinical practice.
To be eligible for this opportunity, you must have:
-An Australian MBBS medical degree, or equivalent
-General registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
-Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency.
-Experience working in an Australian Hospital.
-Current Basic Life Support skills as a minimum.
For more information on the above opportunity please get in touch with Babs Dass on 028 248 2942 or apply now with your current CV.