Visiting Medical Officer - FACEM - Emergency Medicine - Goulburn Apply via e-Credential

  • NSW Dept of Health
  • Goulburn NSW, Australia
Full time

Job Description

Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Goulburn
Position Classification: Visiting Medical Officer
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ280078

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We are in the process of significant medical staff renewal and we would like you to be part of our team. 

Welcome to Southern NSWLHD  -  Watch our "We Are Southern" video here.

At Southern NSW Local Health District we are working to help our communities lead healthy lives.  Our mission is that all people across our diverse societies are able to have timely access to the right healthcare in the right setting to maximise their health, wellbeing and independence.There is an abundance of lifestyle benefits available to you in country NSW and you will be amazed at what you will have access to and it all comes without the queues and crowds of a big city. 

Where you'll be working
The Goulburn Base Hospital has recently been re-born by moving into its state of the art Clinical Services Building.  Goulburn now boasts a new state of the art Level 4 Emergency Department, a Level 4 ICU and new Operating Theatres.

Our ED sees approximately 20,000 presentations per year of which 10 - 15% of cases are Paediatrics. There is a 25% admission rate. The ED workforce is staffed with Senior, Permanent and Casual CMOs. The ICU is staffed with Senior, Permanent and Casual CMO's.

Goulburn ED has 2 resuscitation beds, 6 acute beds (including 2 isolation rooms), a fast track area and 4 bedded SSU. Our ED is accredited for ACEM Emergency Medicine or Diploma training (EMC/EMD).

There are new Paediatric, General Medical and Surgical Wards with purpose built negative flow areas and a Rehabilitation Ward. Services provided include 24/7 Emergency Care, General Medicine, General and Orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatrics, Maternity and Rehabilitation Medicine.

Our new Director has provided great skill and leadership, it is a very exciting time to join our ED team and be integral in developing the Emergency Services at Goulburn Base Hospital.  Your expertise will be greatly appreciated and will have lasting impact on the future of Emergency Medficine for SNSWLHD and beyond.

Why work and live in rural NSW
Working in rural NSW has many personal and professional benefits. The following link contain stories of some of our NSW Health professionals who live and work in rural NSW. They share why they choose to work in rural NSW and what they love about it. Watch our short video here.

What you'll be doing
Provide contemporary comprehensive specialist services for optimal patient outcomes.
Provide and support training to clinicians across multiple disciplines to achieve quality education and safe clinical practice.

Selection Criteria

  1. Evidence of registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist in Emergency Medicine.
  2. Demonstrated recent clinical experience in Emergency medicine.
  3. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide leadership of a team.
  4. Demonstrated effective communication through the use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  5. Demonstrated commitment to teaching, continuing education, and research and quality improvement.
  6. Demonstrated skills and attitudes appropriate as a Senior Medical Practitioner including modelling a high standard of professional behaviour to junior medical staff.
  7. Demonstrated knowledge, skills and high standards of clinical practice in Emergency Medicine commensurate to experience which is appropriate to the requirements of the position.
  8. Availability to participate in an on-call roster and to respond on site within a reasonable time.

Please note that to apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia by way of your own Temporary Visa.  We do not offer sponsorship in this position for applicants requiring a temporary visa.  For more information, please see www.immi.gov.au

This is a Category ‘A’ position, please read and understand NSW Health policy directive PD2020_017.  All new employees must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy.OASV requirements also include proof of vaccination against influenza and is compulsory for NSW Staff that enter any Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF) or who work in NSW Health owned and operated RACFs

All NSW Health workers are required to have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 30 September 2021 and two doses by 30 November 2021 or have an approved medical contraindication certificate. You will be required to provide a record of your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of the recruitment and onboarding process. This letter of offer is conditional on you complying with this requirement and providing evidence of your vaccination status. Should you not be able to comply before your commencement date, the offer of employment may be withdrawn.

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For role related queries or questions contact Dr Soo Ming Phang - ED Director email [email protected] or phone 02 4825 4200

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