13/09/2019

Director Emergency Medicine - Angliss Hospital

  • Eastern Health
  • Angliss Hospital, Albert Street, Upper Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Eastern Health is looking for a Director of Emergency Services at the Angliss Hospital.

We are one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a comprehensive range of high quality acute, sub-acute, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care and community health services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

Eastern Health Emergency Services provide urgent and critical care to over 160,000 patients per annum, across its three campuses at Box Hill, Maroondah and Angliss hospitals. The Angliss Hospital Emergency Department is located at the foot of the Dandenong Ranges and provided services to approximately 40000 adult and paediatric patients in 2018. With a new ICU and expanding surgical services it is anticipate that activity will increase significantly in coming years. i

The Director of Emergency Services is a key position that will provide direction to and  leadership of this vibrant department and ensure that the high standards of care and access performance associated with this team evolve with the challenges of higher acuity.  

The successful applicant will be expected to develop local capacity, innovate and manage change to meet this demand.

Engagement and collaboration with staff from other disciplines and health services will be critical to success in this role.

To be successful in this role you should possess:

  • Must be a registered medical practitioner with AHPRA.
  • Must have significant clinical experience in emergency medicine.
  • Must hold a Fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) with relevant experience in Emergency Medicine, or hold other equivalent qualifications      to enable recognition as a specialist Emergency Physician.
  • Must be recognised by Medicare as a specialist in emergency medicine.
  • Demonstrated experience leading high functioning teams and implementing  process improvements in an Emergency Department setting.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at a high level and engage colleagues from a range of disciplines to achieve positive change.

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

The benefits of working for Eastern Health include: 

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

If you have the ability and drive to make a difference take hold of this opportunity and apply today!

For full details refer to the attached Position Description

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory police records check.

You must have the right to permanently live and work in Australia to apply

Please submit all applications online.

Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

For further details contact Dr Peter Jordan -  EH Director Emergency Services on 0407946184 or email - [email protected]

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First: Agility: Humility: Respect: Kindness: Excellence

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