General Practitioner in Emergency Department

Job posted: 15/06/2022
Applications close: 15/07/2022 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 51356

Reference: 51356

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 1300 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 Emergency Medicine

Monash Health has Emergency departments at our major campuses of Monash Medical Centre - Clayton, Casey Hospital and Dandenong Hospital.  Re-development is underway to significantly expand our services to provide best possible care for critically ill or injured patients at our Clayton campus, with expected completion early 2022. More information about our redevelopment can be found at: https://monashhealth.org/ed-redevelopment/

Emergency care is provided to over 154,000 patients each year.  Our emergency department clinical staff employ a structured education support program including comprehensive orientation and clinical support.  Our mission is to deliver quality, patient-centred health and services that meet the needs of our diverse community.

About the Role

The Emergency Department is looking for positive, committed and inspiring General Practitioners to join a multidisciplinary team to provide safe and effective person centred care, providing teaching and supervision of resident medical staff and medical students.

The role will have responsibility to undertake:

  • Patient assessment and management in consultation with the treating consultant

  • Patient care coordination

  • Family member communication, feedback and liaison

  • Extensive interraction with other health professionals, especially the nurse and allied health staff

  • Provide clinical leadership to the multidisciplinary treating team

  • Self-management including time management, accessing education and training and college requirements (as necessary)

  • Commitment towards key organisational initiative.

What you need:

  • Current Medical Registration with AHPRA

  • A medical qualification (MBBS or equivalent) recognised by AHPRA for General Registration

  • Appropriate level of clinical knowledge and skills to under the role of General Practitioner in Emergency Department

  • Previous clinical experience working in an Emergency department (preferrably tertiary hospital).

  • Motor vehicle drivers licence (may be required to travel between campuses)

  • Ability to work in all Emergency department locations (including Clayton, Casey & Dandenong)

  • Fellowship of RACGP (highly desireable)

What we offer

  • Salary packaging

  • Onsite discounted 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 (minimum of two);

  • 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 including COVID-19

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

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.

General Practitioner in Emergency Department

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Adam West - 0408361937

General Practitioner in Emergency Department