2022 Principal Registrar Emergency Department

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

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 28298

Reference: 28298

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Ideal opportunity to develop your career
• Mornington Peninsula Location
• Salary Packaging Benefits

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

Where We Are
Based in South-East Melbourne, less than an hour from Melbourne CBD, Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula region are stunning beachside locations with a great sense of community. The areas are well-serviced by public transport, educational, sporting, recreational and retail facilities. Enjoy swimming with dolphins, bathing in the hot springs, walking through national parks, surfing, sailing or simply relaxing beachside.

Join Peninsula Health and be surrounded by beach, bush, an impressive array of restaurants & cafes, beautiful parks and gardens, and endless opportunities for fun!

What You Will Be Doing
Peninsula Health is currently seeking flexible, dynamic and energetic specialised Principal Registrars to work in the Emergency Department at Frankston Hospital.

Peninsula Health Emergency departments are one of the leading Emergency organisations in Victoria, with an innovative model of care, interesting and challenging case mix and high level of Consultant supervision (Senior Medical staff on site 18 hours per day at Frankston, 10 hours/day at Rosebud). Frankston Emergency has recently been awarded ACEMs highest level of accreditation at 24 months, with the network offering access to secondment rotations (including Medicine, ICU and Anaesthetics, Paediatrics, as well as Special skills rotations in Ultrasound and Education).

Peninsula Health has established teaching programs for ACEMs Primary and Fellowship exams, a Simulation medicine teaching program (monthly sessions in
conjunction with Anaesthetics, Paediatrics and Intensive Care in the dedicated on site simulation lab), as well as offering supervision for the ACEM Emergency Medicine Certificate and Diplomas. Registrars have ample opportunities for involvement with non clinical activities including clinical audits, Research and Quality Improvement activities.

Peninsula Health provides acute health services based at Frankston and Rosebud Hospitals, Rehabilitation, Aged and Palliative Care Services (across six campuses), Mental Health programs, fully integrated inpatient and community based services, and Community Health services. Recent building developments completed in an exciting expansion program, include a new state-of –the art surgical and critical care facility and Frankston Hospital’s Stage 3 expansion, which includes 92 beds within 3 newwards and a new Emergency Department. The ED had approximately 75,000 presentations per year.

We currently have opportunities for committed, forward thinking individuals with excellent clinical skills to work across all our services and campuses.

Key Responsibilities
• To provide high quality clinical care to patients.
• To assist the Director and Staff Specialists in the care and management of presentations.
• To supervise Registrars, Residents and Interns allocated to the Department
• Participate in educational and clinical and quality audit activities
• Deliver acute care to patients within the hospital under supervision and assist senior staff in these matters.
• They are primarily responsible for the care of patients and developing skills in supervising Junior Medical Staff and in ED Management

What you need
• MBBS or equivalent
• Registration as a Medical Practitioner in Australia or special registration to be employed as a doctor in Australia
• Relevant Non ED rotations, (Paediatrics and ICU or Anaesthetics.)
• Ability to manage Emergency Department as the senior doctor in charge.
• Final year advanced training ACEM.

• Attractive salary packaging benefits
• A comprehensive clinical and non-clinical training and development program

Peninsula Health staff are focused on person centered care and are proud to uphold our values of Service, Integrity, Respect, Compassion and Excellence.

What next
To apply for this position via Seek, please click on 'Apply for this Position' which will re-direct you to our careers page. From our Careers page, to apply or to continue with your application from Seek please click on 'Apply Now' and follow the below steps to finalise your application:

Existing Account Users:
1. Click 'Sign in' and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

New Account Users:
1. Click 'Register' to create an account
2. Once registered, click 'Sign in' in the top right hand corner
3. Type in the reference number (located at the top of the ad)
4. Re click 'Apply Now’ and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

If you experience any issues signing in or registering to our careers page, please feel welcome to contact our HR Hotline on 03 9784 2700.

If you have any questions specific to the positon you are applying for, please feel welcome to contact the hiring manager via the contact details below

Other Information
Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
2022 Principal Registrar Emergency Department

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Helen Hewitt - 97841640
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2022 Principal Registrar Emergency Department