General Practitioner Permanent Yeppoon - DPA Position
Township: Yeppoon is a beautiful town which offers both the beach and the sophisticated lifestyle. It is located approximately 30 minutes from Rockhampton so specialty services are close at hand. Shopping is very adequate in Yeppoon which has many outlets including Target and Big W.
Rockhampton also has a major airport with many flights daily to Brisbane and other destinations. Yeppoon hosts both Primary and Secondary schooling opportunities both Catholic and State. Public transport is easily accessed whether you are travelling around Yeppoon or venturing out further to Emu Park and Rockhampton.
Yeppoon offers good sporting facilities with golf,sailing,horse sports,all codes of football, swimming,tennis,rowing,sailing and many more sports Position Description: Fulltime position requiring General Practice experience with skin,and general medicine,expertise will be required in minor repairs, mens and womens health, child health. VR or General Registered Doctors will receive 65% of gross. Non VR will recieve 60% of gross.
Experience in General Practice will be required. Practice Details: The clientele is of a varied nature ranging from new borns to patients in their 90's and above. During holiday season, the practice caters for many tourists both young and old.
Allied Health Professionals also visit the practice on a regular basis. Some of these include a Nutritionist, Psychologist and Physiotherapist. We have a nurse dedicated to developing Care Plans and performing Health Assessments for patient's with conditions such as COPD, Diabetes and Nursing Home patients.
We also have two full time nurses working to assist with patient care and vaccinations. Most specialities are catered for in Rockhampton with many of these alsovisiting Yeppoon. These are readily available for private patients, public patients have access to Specialist services at the the Rockhampton Base Hospital and the Yeppoon Base Hospital.
After Hours: After hours is provided to our patients on a roster basis of 1-4 basis the work load is very light. Job ID 1439 Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives. This position may also be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development.
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