Peninsula Health is currently recruiting Principal Registrar Emergency Department for 2023.
These position is for ACEM late phase advanced trainees. The post is designed to prepare the candidate for both fellowship and Consultant practice in Emergency medicine. The post is accredited by ACEM for advanced training. Principal Registrars are given the opportunity to develop the expertise required to be a Junior Emergency Consultant with appropriate support. Departmental Management skills, a wide range of acute skills, diagnostic skills and develop an appreciation and extension of current knowledge as part of education, learning and practice. The term of this position is one year.
To apply, visit the Peninsula Health website at: www.peninsulahealth.org.au Reference Number- 30251.
Alternatively, please call or email and we can refer you to the advertisement.
Phone – 9784 1690
Frankston is 42 km or less than 1 hour drive from the City centre and is the gateway to the Mornington Peninsula. This popular holiday destination has beautiful beaches, calm waters in the bay, surf beaches, wineries, golf courses, etc.
It is a major teaching and referral centre with over 360 beds. The ED has access to a comprehensive range of acute medical, surgical, geriatric, psychiatric, obstetric, gynaecological and paediatric services on site. All the major imaging modalities are on site.
Peninsula Health is affiliated with Monash University Medical School and its vision is to be recognised as an employer of choice and a leader in promoting and providing quality, innovative, coordinated and personalised health service.
The Department of Emergency Medicine
The Emergency Department currently sees over 70,000 patients per annum with 25% paediatric presentations. The admission rate is about 40%, with high acuity presentations.
There are currently 39 consultants working in the Emergency Department across both sites including 3 ACEM examiners
Peninsula Health Emergency Medicine has a strong educational program and is accredited by ACEM for 2 years of Advance Vocational training at Frankston ED, while Rosebud ED is accredited by ACEM for 6 months. Both EDs are well staffed by FACEMs, Trainees, HMOs and Interns.