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Emergency Physician

Job posted: 10/05/2022
Applications close: 31/05/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 53395

Reference: 53395

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern 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 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.


Casey Hospital Emergency Department serves the rapidly expanding community of the City of Casey, Cranbourne and the Shire of Cardinia; one of the fastest growing communities in Australia. Casey Hospital ED has sees over 65, 000 patients annually with a growth rate of 12%. The Hospital has just completed a large redevelopment and opened an adult Intensive Care Unit in order to keep the sickest of our local population close to home.


The hospital is located in Berwick, a thriving satellite city with public, private and selective entry secondary schools, sporting teams and clubs and easy access to both the beautiful and picturesque Dandenong Ranges and the Mornington Peninsula. The area is well served by metropolitan and regional train and bus services.


About the Role 


As an emergency physician at Casey Hospital ED, support and assist the Director of the Director of the Emergency Department, in the provision of high quality Emergency Department services at Casey Hospital, consistent with the Monash Health values.


On a day to day basis, you will be responsible for your team of doctors in caring for patients who present to our facility. We care for day old babes to patients over 100 years old; all clinical groups of presentations are have access to our care from cradle to grave. Our diverse team is also responsible for a large 26 bed short stay unit, urgent transfer medicine and trauma care.


Each emergency physician has an expectation of a clinical support portfolio in order to assist the Director in management


of such a large unit. Directly reportable to the Director, new applicant with an interest or further qualifications in Paediatric Emergency Medicine and Ambulatory Care Medicine will be at an advantage



  • Provide clinical leadership through active involvement in patient care.

  • Contribute  to  the  establishment  and maintenance  of a  high  quality  multidisciplinary  team,  appropriate.

  • Access to Emergency services, open communication, collaborative working relationships and professional behaviours at all times.

  • Duties as outlined in the relevant Enterprise Agreement


About You  


We are seeking a vibrant, energetic, and dynamic Emergency Physician(s) who can work well with a team of 35 FACEM and over 150 nurses and ancillary staff. A person who thrives on hard work and can think through problems with speed and insight.


What You Need: 



  • Emergency Physician recognition and registration through AHPRA and current WWC certificate

  • FACEM or equivalent

  • Paediatric or Ambulatory Care experience preferable


What we offer: 



  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite subsidised staff parking/ Bicycle parking

  • Discounted banking (BankVic)

  • Access to professional development courses and seminar


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.
Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.
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.


Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.
All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.

Emergency Physician

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

Alastair Meyer - 8768 1870

Emergency Physician