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2022 General Medicine Registrar (unaccredited)

Job posted: 05/07/2021
Applications close: 06/08/2021 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 48289

Reference: 48289

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

 Exciting job opportunity for unaccredited registrars.


Work with a group of dedicated specialty Physicians in General Medicine to provide safe high quality care.


Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.


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. Unaccredited General Medicine Registrars  will be responsible for direct acute and ongoing clinical care, as well as peri-operative and consult medicine 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

General Medical Services at Monash Health are currently provided within multidisciplinary teams led by full time consultant physicians and Visiting Consultants. The service includes a peri-operative/referrals service. The Unaccredited General Medical Registrar reports to the Head of Unit at each site.


The role of the Unaccredited General Medical Registrar (UGMR) is one of provision of timely, compassionate and clinically competent care to inpatients, supervision of junior staff, and communication within the multidisciplinary team. The team requires leadership and coordination to function well and to provide good care.  This role allows the UGMR to run the Unit in partnership with the consultant and nurse manager.


The Unaccredited General Medical Registrar may be asked to rotate through General Medicine units during the 12 month appointment including a period of time on night duty.


The Unaccredited General Medical Registrar may be asked to contribute to the development of innovative service models in acute medical care provision in order for the service to provide care across a range of clinical areas and in response to clinical demands.


The Unaccredited General Medical Registrar will have the opportunity to develop skills relevant to 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 supervisors and managers, to manage their own professional development in General Medicine and associated areas 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

  • 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


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.


What You Need to Know


Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current 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 General Medicine Registrar (unaccredited)

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Dr Stephanie Jones - 95941311
stephanie.jones@monashealth.org

2022 General Medicine Registrar (unaccredited)