2022 Chemical Pathology Registrar

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 24/09/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 47723

Reference: 47723

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

  • Accredited position for training in Chemical Pathology with the Royal college of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA).

  • The position involves training in routine biochemistry, immunoassays, therapeutic drugs and protein testings using modern equipment.

  • It will also involve training in a panel of specialised tests including steroid hormone testings using HPLC & Mass Spectroscopy, a number of proteins using specialised gels and point-of-care (POC) testings.

  • Training in a wide range of dynamic endocrine testing and in Paediatric chemical pathology will also be offered.

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 1300 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 Chemical Pathology

Monash Chemical Pathology is arguably the broadest discipline in the field of Pathology involving study of the biochemical basis of disease with particular emphasis on metabolic and endocrine diseases as well as nutrition and toxicology. The Department of Chemical Pathology is based at Monash Medical Centre in Clayton. Approximately 2,000 samples per day are received from a full range of general and specialist services covering medical and surgical programs, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatrics and neonatal services. Within Monash Health, there are five laboratories and a large network of POC devices for chemical pathology testing.

About the Role

The successful applicant will be trained to:

Understand and perform analytical laboratory techniques Assist in validation of laboratory results, evaluation of new tests and review protocols and policies Clinical liaison: provide advice to clinicians on selection and interpretation of laboratory tests, liaison regarding critical results, preparation of materials for clinical review meetings, performance of dynamic endocrine tests Involve in staff education and in research and development projects Registrars will report to the Unit Head of Chemical Pathology and Chemical Pathologists.

About You

We are looking for candidates who is meticulous with attention to details, one who can multi task, be a team player and work in a complex environment.

What you need

  • A medical qualification (MBBS or equivalent) with current registration the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APRHA)

  • A current Victorian Working with Children Check Employee (WWCC)

  • Previous experience as in Chemical Pathology is desirable  

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 Employee 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.

2022 Chemical Pathology Registrar

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A/Prof Zhong Lu - 95946666

2022 Chemical Pathology Registrar