Emergency Registrars and STP funded Special Skills in Rural Medicine

$113,481 - $131,571 yearly
  • The Townsville University Hospital
  • Townsville QLD, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

We are looking for enthusiastic emergency medicine registrars with excellent communication skills to join our dynamic medical team.

We have Emergency Registrar positions available commencing August 2020.  Including the STP funded Rural Special Skills position at Joyce Palmer Hospital on Palm Island.

The Townsville University Hospital is Australia’s northernmost tertiary facility. We are a mixed ED caring for 80,000 presentations per annum with a 30% admission rate. Paediatric patients account for 25% of ED presentations. We are the primary referral centre for North Queensland and beyond.

We are accredited for 24 month ED time as a major referral centre. We have positions available in Emergency Medicine and a special skills rotation in Remote and Indigenous Health (at Palm Island Hospital)(STP). We offer accredited terms in Ultrasound training (STP) and our external rotations include ICU, Paediatric ICU, Anaesthetics, Medicine and Hyperbaric. Townsville ED also has strong links with Lifeflight Retrieval Service.

Dedicated primary and fellowship teaching programs, with high recent success rates.

We offer a mentoring program and a flexible rostering to accommodate full time and part time employees with commitments outside of work and have great access to leave.

Relocation packages are available.

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