WA Country Health Service is looking for Emergency Medicine Registrars who are available for commencing in August 2021 at Bunbury Hospital for Fixed Term Full Time and Part Time appointment for 6 months.
Bunbury is a picturesque harbour city on the south west coast of WA, two hours’ drive from Perth in this heart of the state’s premiere holiday region.Bunbury Hospital is the regional hospital for the South West region, comprising a 143-bed hospital that functions as the regional resource centre for the South West region with all major specialties present on site including ICU and CCU/cath lab.
The Emergency Department is the largest department in the hospital and the biggest Emergency Department in WA outside of Perth. The Department consists of 39 beds including Fast Track and Short Stay Unit. The Department receives in excess of 45,000 presentations per year of whom approximately 30% require admission. ED medical staff include Specialist Emergency Physicians, Senior Medical Practitioners, Registrars, Residents and Interns. Functioning as the regional centre for the South West and being the only Emergency Department in Bunbury generates exposure to the whole spectrum of acute medical, surgical, paediatric, obstetric, gynaecological and mental health related illness. The Emergency Department may assist with medical transfers for the established Bunbury Rescue Helicopter. Case mix, including acuity and activity is highly varied, with approximately 120 presentations per day.
For queries contact;
Dr Steve Hartwig
Telephone: (08) 9722 2240
Email: [email protected]
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