Children's Health Ireland (CHI) are seeking a Paediatric Emergency Medicine consultant to take up a 6 12 month HSE salary contract in a large teaching...
Position: Registrar/ Principal House Officer - Paediatrics
Location: Coastal QLD
Salary: As per QLD State Award
Position and Hospital Details:
We are assisting the Paediatric Department at this regional hospital to find a PHO in Paediatrics to join their team. In this role you would be working to Support the Senior Medical Staff in ensuring the Paediatric services provided by the Central Queensland Hospitals and Health Services are of the highest standard and delivered in an efficient and effective manner given available resources.
This hospital has 70 beds and offers a wide range of inpatient and outpatient specialties, including, EM, general medicine, general surgery, orthopaedics, O&G, HDU, palliative care, mental health and paediatrics. It is co-located with the only private hospital in the city. Their Medicine department is accredited for 6 months BPT training. They have 500 births each year and approximately 1600 surgical procedures. There general surgical and general medical ward consists of 29 beds. They also have two operating theatres and a four bed HDU. This hospital is in the process of being redeveloped and is currently in the process of building a new Emergency Department.
This hospital is located on the coast of Central Queensland, approximately 500km north of Brisbane. The town has a population of approximately 35,000 and has previously been known as a mining town. In recent years this has changed and as it's harbour is part of the World Heritage Area making it a large tourist destination with cruise ships arriving frequently. They have a number of schools, including private and public and also offer two tertiary institutions. With its proximity to the Capricorn Coast and Great Barrier Reef, along with many beautiful islands, this town is ideal for people who love the outdoors and exploring the ocean.
Current Registration with AHPRA
To find out more about this role, please call Alex Troughton on +61 481 799 611.