Explore the outback and be rewarded on a professional, personal, and lifestyle level.
- Competitive remuneration package
- Enjoy professional growth and accelerated career progression
- Live in an iconic town full of spirit, history, diversity and character
This health service covers 194,949 square kilometres in remote NSW. The District is sparsely populated, with 62% of its approximately 30,000 inhabitants living in the city. The remainder of the population live in agricultural towns throughout the District. It is the most sparsely populated LHD in NSW and has the highest proportion of Aboriginal residents.
The 100-bed rural teaching hospital services a wide area with a population of 25,000, and provides a range of acute, non-acute and outpatient services. It has an emergency department, general medical, surgical, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatric, mental health and sub-acute beds. Support services include Pathology, Medical Imaging (CT scan), as well as a wide range of Allied and Primary Health services.
- As Consultant Anaesthetist, you will provide best practice evidence based clinical services to achieve quality patient outcomes
- You will supervise junior medical staff and empower them to achieve a vision of excellence in rural and remote health.
- Participate fully in the on call roster as required in accordance with clinical privileges
- Participate in teaching and training at all levels of undergraduate and postgraduate multidisciplinary education
- Attend, participate and support administrative meetings as required by the Head of Department or Director Clinical Services
- Visiting Medical Officer or Staff Specialist appointment considered
- Competitive remuneration package
- FIFO VMO package will include paid flights, accommodation and car
- Options for salary packaging
- Interesting and challenging work
- Live in a town surrounded by breathtaking natural landscapes in the centre of the Far West New South Wales outback
- With a population just shy of 20,000, the town is small enough to allow for a relaxed country lifestyle, while big enough to provide all the desired facilities of a regional hub including major supermarkets and retail stores, excellent schools (7 primary & 2 high), multiple gyms & aquatic centre, well-known fast food franchises and a plethora of trendy restaurants, pubs and cafés.
- Daily flights to major cities
- Specialist registration or eligible for specialist registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
- Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (FANZCA) and/or equivalent specialist recognition
- If applicant does not hold FANZCA, then the application must be accompanied by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists assessment of their specialist qualification and requirements to attain FANZCA
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