Career Medical Officer
Job no: 538067
Work type: Casual, Full time, Part time
Location: Port Macquarie Private Hospital
Categories: Medical Professionals
Career Medical Officer (Ward Doctor)
Permanent Full-Time, Part-Time or Casual opportunity
About the Role
Our Medical Officer is responsible for managing the acute clinical care of patients and assisting in the provision of an efficient, safe and professional medical service to all patients in the Hospital in liaison with Specialists/Visiting Medical Officers (VMO’s).
Our Career Medical Officer (Ward doctor) roster operates two shifts
Monday to Friday
0800 – 1500
1430 - 2100 + on call 2100 – 0800
Weekends & Public Holidays
08:00 – 12:00 + on call 1200 – 0800
There is some flexibility with start and finish times for the successful candidate. This is a great opportunity to utilise your clinical assessment and diagnostic skills within a supportive Hospital environment with a great team of people.
To succeed in this role, you will demonstrate a strong clinical skillset with the ability to manage a broad spectrum of patients across our facility including medical, surgical & rehabilitation patients. You will also have exceptional communication skills and demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The flexibility to handle a rotating roster with on call components along with weekend and evening shifts are also required.
You will also bring:
- General registration with AHPRA with current clinical experience essential
- Demonstrated skills and clinical knowledge to manage a broad spectrum of presentations including medical, surgical and rehabilitation patients
- Recent experience in the Australian Health Care System
- Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required.
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
About the Organisation
Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest and most respected operator of private hospitals, Port Macquarie Private Hospital is a 72-bed acute Medical/Surgical and Rehab facility with 6 Renal Chairs and a Day Surgery complex and is continually growing its services. Comprehensive Medical/Surgical services are offered with 24-hour Medical Officer Support including Rehabilitation, General Medical, General Surgical, Orthopaedics, Gynaecology, Bariatric Surgery, Urology, Plastics & Ophthalmology.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application.
Everyone at Ramsay must provide valid proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 using a vaccine approved by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation. Ramsay accepts:
1.Your Australian COVID-19 vaccination certificate, or
2.Your MyGov Immunisation History Statement, or
3.Your International COVID-19 Passport.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Connie Porter, Chief Executive Officer, on PorterC@ramsayhealth.com.au.
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