20/09/2022

Ultrasound Special Skills Term - 2023

$116,316 - $134,861 yearly
  • Redcliffe Hospital
  • Redcliffe Hospital Emergency Department, Anzac Avenue, Redcliffe QLD, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Job Description

Redcliffe Hospital Emergency Department is seeking applications for the position of ED Registrar - Ultrasound Special Skills, at full-time, for the year 2023 onwards.

Each term is 6-months, at 0.5 FTE USS + 0.5 FTE ED Clinical (total 1.0 FTE)

Provisionally accredited for TS4


About Redcliffe Hospital

Redcliffe Hospital ED is a mixed paediatric and adult urban district ED that sees more than 65,000 patients a year, of which more than 20% are paediatric. The department is accredited for 36 months of ED training, as well as for the paediatric logbook and a new construction is currently underway for a dedicated paediatric department. We have a group of more than 20 FACEMS and 23 registrar positions.

Redcliffe hospital is in the northern seaside suburb of Redcliffe, an easy commute from central Brisbane. We have a dedicated group of FACEMs to create a supportive environment, and there is a strong support for education with protected Thursday afternoon registrar teaching, primary exam teaching program, fellowship exam teaching program, and an on-site simulation and skills centre.

Redcliffe hospital is a great choice if you want to work in a supportive environment, with a good case-mix with high acuity, in an expanding department, with the flexibility of living in Brisbane to commute.

Role Description

  • Develop and broaden skills in emergency point-of-care ultrasound, focusing on image acquisition and optimisation
  • Contribute to the continual enhancement of ultrasound education and research
  • Have appropriate level of knowledge and skills in the speciality of emergency
    medicine
  • Assessment of patients, analysis of information and formulation of appropriate
    investigation and treatment plans
  • Maintenance of accurate and timely medical records
  • Tailored communication skills and professional collegiality with all staff
  • Working synergistically within a team environment
  • Culturally appropriate and maintenance of a high-standard ethical behaviour
  • Demonstrate leadership, supervision, and education of junior staff
  • Patient advocacy

Opportunities in Redcliffe ED

  • Accredited for 36 months of ED training
  • Accredited for paediatric logbook
  • Accredited for Ultrasound and Medical Education special skills terms
  • Dedicated ultrasound faculty comprising of a group of FACEMs with CCPU certification
  • Access to non-ED terms such as general medicine and general paediatrics
  • Access to critical care terms such as ICU and Anaesthetics
  • Opportunities to be involved in research activities under supervision of a dedicated
    FACEM director of research

Remuneration

  • $4,458.40 - $5,169.20 per fortnight, pro-rata and depending on level of experience and qualification (L4 – L9)
  • Leave entitlements as per MOCA-5, including recreation leave and professional
    development assistance (leave and vocational training subsidy).

Contacts

For any enquiries, please e-mail Dr Shailesh Dass ([email protected])


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