Staff Specialist or Senior Staff Specialist - ENT
Metro South Health is Australia's first digital health service and the first health service in Australia to be recognised for excellence in person-centred care by Planetree International. It's also one of the largest in Queensland, with an estimated residential population of approximately one million people or 23 per cent of Queensland's population. This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro South Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.
About the Role Provide clinical care to patients within Metro South Hospital and Health Service and clinically lead on a day to day basis, the associated multidisciplinary patient care team to ensure the provision of appropriate patient care. In addition, provide professional leadership within a specialist medical area and provide training, education and supervision to junior medical staff and other health care members. Provide expert leadership to clinical and service improvement activities and initiative, encourage and participate in extensive, evaluation and innovative treatment and care aimed at achieving demonstrable improvements in service outcomes.
Provide and allow for adequate communication to all stakeholders along the patient's continuum of care. Provide appropriate evidenced-based clinical care and, where necessary, delegate the provision of clinical care to patients under their name. Contribute to the delivery of teaching medical students, registrars and prevocational junior doctors within the hospital through guidance, seminars, tutorials, on-the-job and off-the-job training to clinical staff on their specialist area.
Actively conduct research in their specialist medical area. Contribute to divisional and hospital quality programs and safety. Follow hospital practices and demonstrate initiative aligned to ensuring the safest possible environment for patients and staff.
Demonstrate commitment to continuing professional development by attending relevant seminars and conferences to maintain up to date knowledge and practices and to maintain up to date college mandated requirements. Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description. Benefits We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.
As a Metro South employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community.
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