The Emergency Department (ED) at Griffith Base Hospital is a referral centre for smaller satellite hospitals such as Lake Cargelligo, Hillston, Hay, Leeton and Narrandera. The ED sees patients ranging from critically unstable sick patients to minor Cat 5 patients. Annual presentation of 20,000 with an admission rate of 20%, and Paediatric presentations of 27%.
The Emergency Department consists of: Full Time FACEM Director (along with Locum FACEM’s), Career Medical Officers, Resident Medical Officers, Nurse Unit Manager, Nurse Educator, Nurses, Administration staff.
There are: 2 well equipped Resuscitation Bays, 1 designated consult room for mental health patients, 6 monitored acute beds, 1 procedure room, 1 Plaster room & 3 consult rooms.
We require a locum FACEM for the below 2019 dates:
28 September – 1st October
8th – 11th October
18th – 21st October
28th – 31st October
7th – 10th November
27th – 30th November
7th – 10th December
21st December – 5th January (can be split in to blocks)
Shift times 0800-1800 plus on-call
$2500 daily rate
Flights & Accommodation included