Position: Director of Emergency Medicine Permanent Full time Location: Coastal NSW Salary: As per NSW State Award Start Date: ASAP ...
Position: Staff Specialist / Emergency Physician - Permanent Full time / Part Time
Location: Coastal NSW
Salary: As per NSW State Award
Start Date: ASAP
We are currently organising interviews for a Staff Specialist / VMO Emergency Physician for one of the hospitals in Coastal NSW. This position will provide high quality care to the local population. Along with working a negotiated on-call roster, you will also be involved in the teaching of junior doctors and students at this hospital which is home to one of the University of Newcastle's Departments of Rural health.
As a rural referral centre, this 160-bed hospital provides many services to the local community with a broad range of specialist services including Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Intensive Care Medicine, Anaesthesia, General, Urology and Orthopaedics Surgery, Internal Medicine, Renal and Oncology services. This busy Emergency Department sees on average 33,000 presentations of which 20% are Paediatric related cases. The ED has 2 resus bays, 14 acute beds, 5 consult rooms and 1 isolation room.
Located on the mid-north coast of New South Wales, this regional town has a population approximately 26,000 people. The wider area, including many historical villages and seaside resort towns, has a population of 100,000. Just a short drive away is the coast of the Pacific Ocean and over 45km of beaches. The wider mid-north coast area is also home to nine national parks, including, Booti Booti, Myall Lakes and Crowdy Bay. Also, nearby is Ellenborough Falls, the longest single drop waterfall in the southern hemisphere.
The local area is also known for its supportive community making it ideal for families seeking a change for the city. Newcastle is a two-hour drive away, and Sydney is three hours. There are also daily flights to Sydney.
To be eligible for this role, you should have FACEM and Specialist AHPRA registration.
To find out more about this opportunity, please call Anne Lim on 02 8248 2912 or email