Staff Specialist – ED Medicine

$164,470 - $202,960 yearly
  • Calvary Public Hospital Bruce
  • Bruce ACT, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Staff Specialist – ED Medicine

Calvary Public Hospital Bruce

Critical Care

Permanent, Full Time

Salary Range: $164,470 - $202,960 per annum



We are seeking up 4 FTE Staff Specialist Emergency Physicians to join our expanding department in 2019/20. 


About Calvary Hospital ED


Calvary Public Hospital Bruce (CPHB) is a 265 bed multi-discipline modern hospital serving the north Canberra and the wider ACT community. The ED sees about 60,000 patients (25% admission rate) and is supported on site by general medicine, cardiology, general surgery, O&G and intensive care services. Our tertiary referral hospital is The Canberra Hospital for trauma & orthopaedics, primary PCI and paediatrics. At CPHB, our patients and their families expect a highly skilled, compassionate and dedicated workforce. Calvary staff pride themselves on ‘being for others’. 


The ED is about to undergo a review of its model of care to accompany a physical renewal with the focus being on improved reception and triage of patients, enhanced see and treat capacity, and increased SSU (including 4 paediatric SSU beds). There is a strong interest in Point of Care Ultrasound with a number of consultants holding either the DDU or CCPU. The department is currently accredited for advanced training with ACEM (12 months).


The Successful Applicants will:

  • Hold medical registration with AHPRA
  • Hold the FACEM (or soon to complete the FACEM)
  • Have a keen interest in providing strong clinical leadership as part of our team
  • Have demonstrable experience in teaching other clinicians
  • Have a willingness to actively contribute to all activities that contribute the delivery of high quality care


Applicants are expected to respond in writing and include the following:


  • A cover letter (maximum 1 page), stating your suitability for the role (using the position description as a guide)
  • Current curriculum vitae, including names &
  • Contact details of two professional referees


Applications must be submitted online via: https://calvarycareers.mercury.com.au/


Applications will close 15 September 2019.


For further information contact Dr Stuart Stapleton, ED Director ([email protected])

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