Consultant Emergency Physician (FACEM) - Mount Isa Base Hospital

  • North West Hospital and Health Service, Mount Isa Hospital ED
  • Mount Isa Hospital, Camooweal Street, Mount Isa QLD, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

You are welcome to become a member of our great team of Emergency Physicians at the Mount Isa Base Hospital. We manage a broad variety of patients from paediatrics to polytrauma to sepsis to adults, First Nation patients and patients with more than 50 different nationalities. There is lots of procedural and ICU type work, real hands-on Emergency Medicine, so great for a FACEM (or Provisional Fellow) who is looking for patient care.
We are an accredited training site with ACEM, including the Paediatric component, and we also train Rural Generalists, EMC and Diploma candidates, so if you are interested in Medical Education, this is your position as well.
The ED is well equipped with modern ultrasound machines, ventilators, video-laryngoscopes, fibre-optic bronchoscope, ICU type monitoring, ICU ventilators available, and much more. The adjacent Radiology Department provides xray, CT, ultrasound and MRI, and there is 24/7 inpatient specialist support, so you can practice Emergency Medicine at highest standard.

The job arrangement is convenient and flexible, typically 8 days on 6 days off, or 8 days on 20 days off for 0.5 FTE part timers, but other arrangements may be possible as well - we are flexible!

whether you want to come alone or bring partner / family with you, Mount Isa is a great place to work and live with much more things to do in your off time than days of the week, multiple sports clubs, restaurants bars, places to go and enjoy the great outdoors.

We offer an excellent remuneration package from typically around $ 556,000 per annum for a full time first year Consultant to $ 723,000 and more for a Senior Staff Specialist. In addition to this we provide free accommodation for you and your family, domestic flights can be negotiated as well.

You are interested to work with our team?

Please contact A/Prof Ulrich Orda, one of the ED Directors, either via email [email protected], or via mobile 0409 052 284 

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