VMO - Wagga Wagga Base Hospital - Emergency Medicine

  • Murrumbidgee Local Health District
  • Wagga Wagga Base Hospital, Docker Street, Wagga Wagga NSW, Australia
Contractor Health Care

Job Description

Emergency Medicine Specialist
Visiting Medical Officer
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital
Apply via eCredential here
Outstanding Experience. Infinite Opportunities.
When you join the team at Wagga Wagga Base Hospital, you unlock priority access to a broad range of interesting and unique medical cases where you can quickly advance your practical skills. With this advanced skill acquisition and experience comes fast-tracked career progression; the sky’s the limit to how far you can go!

Wagga Wagga Base Hospital is seeking a Visiting Medical Officer Emergency Medicine Specialist to join the Emergency Department. Reporting to the Clinical Director of Emergency Medicine you will provide clinical management and treatment of MLHD patients.

Where you'll be working
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital provides a 24/7 Emergency Department that supports both the township of Wagga Wagga and surrounding towns and villages.  Our recent $431 million redevelopment can be seen here . Wagga Wagga Base Hospital become operational in January 2016. As one of the busiest rural referral hospitals in NSW with 300 beds, over 40,000 emergency presentations, 1100 births and approximately 11,000 operations each year. To date more than $14 million of medical equipment has been installed in the new facility. Find out more about a new career at Wagga Wagga Base Hospital here.

We can offer you

  • A diverse clinical case mix 24% paediatric and O&G.
  • A significant amount of trauma and all the acute presentations that made you want to do Emergency Medicine as a career.

Need more information?
  1) Click here for the Position Description
  2) Find out more about applying for this position
For role related queries or questions contact Emma Beanland on [email protected]

Apply via eCredential Here

A National Police Check will be conducted, NSW Health does not require or accept the Fit2Work Badge offered as an option in eCredential
Applications via agencies will not be accepted.

  1. Holds registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist in Emergency Medicine and/or overseas trained specialist pathways.
  2. Demonstrated effective clinical communication through the use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  3. Demonstrated significant experience relevant to Emergency Medicine and evidence of competence in skills relevant to Australian rural hospital practice, including trauma and emergency scenarios.
  4. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide leadership of a team.
  5. Demonstrated commitment to teaching, continuing education, research and quality improvement.
  6. Availability to participate in an on-call roster and to respond on site within a reasonable time.
  7. Demonstrated commitment to behaviours which align to the NSW Health CORE values and MLHD Values, goals and strategies.

Position description

Purchase Order

WWBH ED Position

Apply Now