Emergency Department Physician

  • Latrobe Regional Hospital
  • Latrobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon VIC, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Latrobe Regional Hospital has recently undergone a $73 million development which includes a brand new, state of the art, Emergency Department. The well-equipped newly completed ED with 24 points of care and a 12 bed short stay unit, is supported by an onsite Cardiac Catheter Lab, and Intensive Care Unit.

We are now calling for applicants who are interested in full time or part time contracts to work as an Emergency Department Physician at Latrobe Regional Hospital. Interested Fellows of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (FACEMs) and Final Year Fellowship examination candidates are encouraged to apply.

Latrobe Regional Hospital is a 289 bed teaching hospital that provides a range of medical and specialty services within the Gippsland region, less than 2 hours from Melbourne. On site speciality support is provided for intensive care, cardiac catheter lab, general medicine, general surgery, orthopaedics, urology, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, psychiatry, geriatric, rehabilitation and cancer care services. Latrobe Regional Hospital has close links with Monash University. 

If you are looking for a new challenge within a Victorian major regional centre this may be for you!

You will be working as part of our highly professional and enthusiastic team of specialists, junior medical staff and nursing staff providing emergency services. Latrobe Regional Hospital is the regional trauma centre with a helicopter on site, and has approximately 34,000 attendances per year in the Emergency Department. We have a friendly team oriented environment and good support from the hospital clinical and administrative units.

For further information, please contact Philippa Hawkings, Chief Medical Officer on telephone (03) 5173 8823.

The successful applicant will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check. 

Latrobe Regional Hospital supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. The hospital encourages all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful appointment will be based on merit and satisfactorily passing a Police Check and Working with Children’s Check. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831 or [email protected]

     All applications must be made on our website: www.lrh.com.au

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