Providing much needed health care services for a community that live in a remote area, this multi-purpose health service offers a range of services including an accident and emergency department, x-ray facilities, palliative care and ante-natal and post-natal care. This health service also provides a number of visiting clinics, such as breast-screening, physiotherapy, and podiatry. Community health is very important to this health provider and they offer a broad range of services, including school health and aged care facilities.
-Actively participate in continuous quality and safety improvement activities within the workplace.
-Uphold principles and practices of Health Service's Health and Safety Management System in accordance with legislation and industry standards.
-Proactively manage patient feedback, attend peer review audits, monitor care outcomes.
-Provide ethical decision making in the achievement of organisational goals.
-Maintain good communications with all areas and disciplines within the Mackay Hospital and Health Service.
-Investigate and prepare reports and other documentation, including those concerned with complaints by patients and other relevant practices.
-Ensure comprehensive, accurate and concise medical records are maintained for all patients for whom responsible.
-Participate in educational activities to ensure you maintain the appropriate skills and qualifications.
-Attend to patients in accident and emergency as required at the hospital.
-Conduct a daily inpatient ward round.
-Undertake on-call responsibilities on rotation with the MSPP when not in attendance at the hospital.
-Attend outpatients and inpatients during on-call periods.
-Provide supervision and/or direction to junior medical staff.
Settled by Europeans in the middle of the 19th century, this area is rich in pioneering history. Situated on the fringes of the Western Creek State Forest, this location is also close to the Mt Basalt Reserve, a unique area featuring rare volcanic formation, with walking trails and lookouts offering spectacular views. Besides a busy events calendar keeping residents busy, Brisbane is an easy 2 hour drive, making it the perfect place to bring up a family away from the hustle and bustle of a busy city.
Qualifications & Requirements:
-Medicine degree from a registered tertiary institution and;
-Appropriate registration with the Medical Board of Australia with a current annual practising certificate
-Demonstration of or working towards FRACGP, FACRRM, FARGP or equivalent and ALS2 or equivalent
-Proof of qualification and if applicable registration or membership with the appropriate registration authority or association.
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