Consultant Emergency Physician - Dandenong

  • Monash Health
  • Dandenong
Part time Consultant

Job Description

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria's largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne's population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children's Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About Monash Doctors

There are more than 1,300 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria's largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service.

About Monash Emergency

Within Monash Health we have 3 unique Emergency Departments and treat over 225,000 annual presentations. Dandenong Hospital Emergency Department has a team of Emergency Physicians providing Consultant led care from 8am through to 12am seeing 70,000 presentations a year in a mixed adult / paediatric department. in addition to accreditation for 24 months of advanced training there is a 6 months accredited special skills placement in Toxicology & Addiction medicine with the Monash Health Toxicology service.

About the Role

To support and assist the Director of Emergency Medicine, Dandenong Hospital, in the provision of timely and high quality Emergency Medicine Services at Monash Health consistent with the Monash Health iCare values and the Monash Health strategy and values plan.

Provide clinical leadership through active involvement in patient care
Be available to medical colleagues for consultation and liaison as appropriate regarding patient care
Be immediately available for urgent consultation and assistance in resuscitation and subsequent management of critically ill or injured patients
Support academic, research, education, training & supervision (both undergraduate and postgraduate) roles in the Emergency Department
Contribute to the professional and corporate life in Victoria's largest public health service by participation in appropriate committees and educational platforms
Contribute to ongoing service improvement and clinical and workforce innovation to ensure Monash Health provides high quality accessible Emergency Services within allocated resources and meets the needs of Monash Health patients and their families
What you need:

Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
Appropriate health professional tertiary qualifications
Applicants must be fellows of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine or Equivalent
Working with Children's Certificate
What we offer:

Salary packaging
Onsite discounted staff parking
Discounted banking (BankVic)
Onsite Gym
Access to professional development courses and seminars
How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

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