2023 ACEM Advanced Trainee Registrar - WACHS Bunbury, WA

$131,853 - $176,734 yearly
  • WA Country Health Service
  • Bunbury Hospital at South West Health Campus, Bussell Highway (cnr Robertson Drive), Bunbury WA, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Bunbury Health Campus has Six or 12 month full time and part time appointments for ACEM Trainee Registrars commencing in February and August 2023.

This is an excellent opportunity to experience a wide variety of presentations in a regional setting. As an ED registrar you will get unrivalled exposure to real Emergency Medicine (including procedures)” within a fully supervised department. If you believe “variety is the spice of life” Bunbury could be the place for you! Bunbury Health Campus provides the opportunity for the following:

  • ACEM Provisional training and twelve months of Advanced ED training time - accredited for 10 trainees
  • ACEM Paediatric logbook training
  • Accredited (and highly rated) training rotations to anaesthetics and foundation Intensive Care Unit (with other trainees on site in surgery, medicine, orthopaedics, psychiatry, obstetric & gynaecology, paediatrics, ophthalmology, palliative care, radiology and urology)
  • Hands on care for all patients
  • Departmental education - protected time (multi-modality) departmental Emergency
    Department, grand rounds, radiology and code blue
  • Exam preparation training—protected time (Primary and Fellowship Exam) - with proven track record of success, plus ACEM Examiner on staff
  • Full access to exam and study leave
  • Access to the ACEM EM Certificate and Diploma

Applicants must have a minimum of six months experience in Critical Care Medicine

Bunbury Health Campus is a 171-bed hospital that functions as the regional resource centre for the South West region with all major specialties present on site including ICU and CCU/cath lab. The Emergency Department is the largest department in the hospital and the biggest Emergency Department in WA outside of Perth.  The Department consists of 39 beds including Fast Track and Short Stay Unit.  The Department receives in excess of 45,000 presentations per year of whom approximately 30% require admission.  ED medical staff include Specialist Emergency Physicians, Senior Medical
Practitioners, Registrars, Residents and Interns.

About Bunbury Health Campus:

Functioning as the regional centre for the South West and being the only Emergency Department in Bunbury generates exposure to the whole spectrum of acute medical, surgical, paediatric, obstetric,gynaecological and mental health related illness.  The Emergency Department may assist with medical transfers on the Bunbury Rescue Helicopter. Case mix, including acuity and activity is highly varied, with approximately 120 presentations per day.  Our patients are younger than many tertiary sites with 25% being children.

The department sees the whole spectrum of Emergency Presentations. Registrars generally have more opportunity for procedures than in metropolitan tertiary EDs.

More information:

WA Health, Government of Western Australia (facebook.com)

WA Country Health Service - Working at Bunbury Regional Hospital

To find out more please contact: 

Dr Stephen Hartwig
Director, Emergency Medicine
Bunbury Hospital
[email protected] 

To Apply: click the apply now button to be redirected to MedJobsWA, please ensure you follow the application instructions carefully, submitting all relevant documentation and your address to the selection criteria as outlined in the Job Description Form.

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Applications must be lodged online by 4pm (WST) 04/07/2022. 
Late submissions will not be accepted.

Documents should be complete and ready to attach prior to applying online.


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