Emergency Medicine Consultant – New FACEMS for exciting LOCUM work

  • Wavelength International
  • Katherine NT, Australia
Contractor Health Care

Job Description

Are you a new Fellow looking to gain trauma experience in a unique location? The feedback from our locum doctors who regularly work at this busy ED is always positive. It is such a distinctive place in which to locum and offers a wide range of different types of medicine - many of which may be new to you - broadening your exposure to presentations and adding to your skillset.


  • Travel, car and accommodation provided
  • $2500pd via ABN for 8-hour shifts
  • Locum doctors are always given fair rosters and the department is committed to safe working hours
  • Good senior and registrar support on the floor with on-call support available

The Hospital

  • An accredited 60-bed non-specialist medical, diagnostic and treatment facility
  • The hospital has a busy emergency department with 15,000 presentations per annum. The obstetrician-supported maternity unit has around 300 deliveries per annum and the general physician team manages around 1,000 medical admissions per annum
  • The hospital services a resident population of around 19,000 and also sees a tourist presence in the region with 500,000 visitor nights per annum
  • Along with the challenges of remoteness and complex pathologies, over 70% of admitted patients are Aboriginal people, with many different cultures and languages
  • Registrars are predominantly Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) trainees.

Dates / Shifts

Selected blocks (3-7 shifts) throughout November and into January / February 2021. There will likely be an ongoing need into the new clinical year.

There is an opportunity for you to get written into the roster and pick up regular/consistent FIFO locum work.

There is a mix of three different 8-hour shifts

  • 0800 – 1606
  • 1500 – 2306
  • 1400 – 2206
  • On-call 1:2/3

If you are a FACEM with specialist registration with AHPRA and you are keen to practice medicine in the heart of Australia, find out more by registering your interest today.

Register here: http://waveapply.com/ED-Locum 

Alternatively email our ED Locum Recruitment Consultant Matt Said: [email protected]


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