2022 General Medicine Advanced Trainee

Job posted: 29/06/2021
Applications close: 23/08/2021 (Midnight)
25 days remaining

25 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 48207

Reference: 48207

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

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 specialities, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria’s largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service

About General Medicine

General Medicine provides an acute and general medicine service for Monash Health across its three acute care campuses. General Medicine is the largest single medical inpatient activity at Monash Health with approximately 15,000 inpatient episodes per year.

Inpatient services are supported by General Physicians at the following locations:

  • General Medical Services at Monash Medical Centre are currently provided by 4 multidisciplinary teams largely across two wards. Advanced trainees will be responsible for direct acute and ongoing clinical care, as well as peri-operative and consult medicine, organisation of the RACP clinical exam and the opportunity to rotate through a night medical lead role providing leadership and mentoring opportunities. This is supported by both full-time staff specialists and VMOs.

  • At Dandenong Hospital General Medicine admits a very diverse range of patients including a high volume of sub-specialty presentations supported by full time and Visiting Medical Officer consultants in a collaborative inter-professional model of care.

  • At Casey Hospital the General Medicine Unit provides acute general medical care in a high growth corridor and is supported by visiting consultants with a range of subspecialty expertise.

About the Role

The position of Advanced Trainee General Medicine Registrar at Monash Health is accredited by RACP; Monash Health is able to provide core General Medicine and selected subspecialty experience as well as rotations with high acuity.

The Advanced Trainee General Medicine Registrar will have the opportunity to develop skills and contribute to clinical research projects and quality improvement and clinical audit initiatives within General Medicine. They will participate in the General Medical component of the medical undergraduate educational experience for Monash University students in third and fifth year on a day to day basis. The appointee will be expected, in conjunction with their Unit head, to manage their own professional development in General Medicine and associated areas including research competency in preparation for their future career development.

About You

As Registrar of the Unit you will have a significant responsibility and a complex role.
You will be required to undertake:

  • Patient assessment and management in consultation with the treating consultant

  • Participation in Medical Emergency Response Teams

  • Patient care coordination In

  • Intern/HMO support, supervision, feedback and teaching

What you need:

  • A medical qualification (MBBS or equivalent) which is recognised for registration by the Australian  Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

  • Trainee of relevant Medical college

  • Motor vehicle driver license.

What we offer:

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite subsidised staff parking

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Onsite Gym

  • Access to professional development courses and seminars

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.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
• reference checks;
• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
• proof of immunisation.

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 General Medicine Advanced Trainee

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Jaclyn Guzzardi - 95941311

2022 General Medicine Advanced Trainee