2022 HMO3 Critical Care

Job posted: 19/07/2021
Applications close: 18/08/2021 (Midnight)
20 days remaining

20 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 48253

Reference: 48253

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

About Monash Health

Monash Health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About Monash Doctors

There are more than 1,300 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 the HMO3 Critical Care Role

As the Hospital Medical Officer you are accountable to your Registrar for the care all the patients in the unit. It is expected that you:

  • Work under supervision and within your scope of practice

  • Ensure coordination of care for patients in your unit

  • Ensure timely and clear clinical communication including clinical handover with regards to patients under your care

  • Ensure timely escalation of care related issues to your registrar/consultant when required

  • In your clinical practice demonstrate commitment to quality and safety and Monash Health's “Patient first” initiative.

  • In your clinical practice demonstrate commitment towards Monash Health's “Four hours will be ours” initiative

  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide safe and high quality person centred care

  • Provide teaching and supervision of interns and students

  • Attendance at the Unit weekly meetings, daily ward rounds and education sessions (including presenting cases as required).

  • Liaison with all members of the health care team to facilitate effective and efficient patient management e.g. physio, social work, psych, palliative care etc.

  • Check that all patients are consented for procedures where necessary.

  • Ordering and coordinating investigations.

  • Maintaining an ongoing record of the patient's progress, investigations requested, investigation results and changes in management.

  • Recording a brief summary of each consultant ward round in medical records.

  • Daily reviewing all patients under your care.

  • Transfer patients to further appropriate care.

  • Design in conjunction with the multi-disciplinary health care team a discharge plan which considers the environmental problems associated with discharge (in particular those of the elderly), the local health care facilities and the relevant community support agencies.

About You
You are a dynamic medical professional, described as enthusiastic and motivated to perform at your best every day, you demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What you need:

  • Current General (unconditional) registration with the Medical Board of Australia

  • Successful completion of at least one post graduate year

  • Has the appropriate level of clinical knowledge skills and experience to undertake the role of HMO

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.

How to Apply

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 HMO3 Critical Care

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Dr David Ku - 9594 6666

2022 HMO3 Critical Care