Staff Specialist â€“ General Physician
Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Mount Gambier Hospital Indicative Total Remuneration: $313,449 - $580,544 p.a. (Pro-rata) - Perm P/T (18.
75 hrs p/wk) - MD2 As a senior member of the Internal Medicine team, you will provide clinical expertise to adult patients at Mount Gambier Hospital. This will include the oversight and management of both inpatients and outpatients, along with providing clinical leadership in the care of adult patients. You will also provide supervision of all clinical practices of junior medical staff, as well as undertaking active engagement in the education of all health staff affiliated with the service.
Actively engaging in Continuous Quality Improvement activities, including clinical audit and morbidity and mortality review, you will represent other medical staff on hospital and regional committees as required and have an active personal engagement in continuing education initiatives. Mount Gambier & District Health Service is the largest hospital in rural South Australia and has been identified as one of the four general hospitals to provide treatment for Country people closer to home. Committed to maintaining and improving the health and well-being of the people of South Australia, it provides a comprehensive range of high quality, accessible hospital and related services as well as promoting the health of the general community.
You will hold appropriate specialist qualifications and be registrable with the Medical Board of Australia as a Medical practitioner with Specialist registration. In addition, you will have Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians â€“ Adult Medicine or an equivalent specialist qualification suitable for supervision of Trainees of that College. Demonstrating sound knowledge of contemporary adult medicine practice and procedures, you will have proven skills in problem solving and decision making at both the clinical and the individual level.
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 673968 673968 - Staff Specialist â€“ General Physician.