- Ongoing blocks from 1 Mar 2021
- $2,000 per day worked
- Flights, car & accommodation provided
As part of the 3 Doctor roster you will provide GP consults, share ward rounds and a 1:3 on call roster for Emergencies. Doctors also share the outreach roster and cover GP sessions for 3 days each week in the outreach clinic located 1 hours drive from town. Thanks to the excellent supportive triage team the weekends and after-hours rosters are very manageable with a 4 hrs session in the ED from 8am - 12 noon then on call for emergencies
You will experience a diverse scope of practice within this rural NSW town. The hospital has 2 Emergency & 11 Acute care beds, as well as transitional aged care; residential aged care; X-ray; pathology and renal facilities. The General Practice operates Monday to Friday and the town also have a dedicated Aboriginal Medical Service to support the high proportion (43%) of Indigenous residents through culturally appropriate medical care.
This area has been home to the Kamilaroi Aboriginal people for at least 40,000 years. With nature reserves, opal fields and Warrambool State Conservation Area nearby, you can take in some fresh air and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. You will be charmed by the river city's agricultural landscape and tranquil rural lifestyle. Relax and unwind in the Artesian Bore baths at a naturally heated temperature of around 42C. Take the fishing rods as this is the perfect river town where you can drop in a line. Experience the cultural houses and museums where there is an extensive collection of local Aboriginal arts, crafts, and jewellery as well as plenty of colonial history to take in.
To apply for this role candidates must hold current work rights and Registration with AHPRA. Due to the remote nature of this role it is essential that applicants hold a current ALS and recent Emergency experience.
If you enjoy the variety of ED; GP; and outreach work where every day is different they its worth exploring a one off locum or repeat FIFO arrangement in NSW.