Join a team dedicated to creating and safeguarding excellence in clinical care.
Reap the benefits of a regional lifestyle and 10 minute commute times
Exceptional professional development opportunity
FANZCA or equivalent qualification from a comparable healthcare country
Griffith Base Hospital is a 117-bed C1 peer grouped hospital that provides a range of acute specialist services (both resident & visiting) including emergency medicine, general medicine, surgery, paediatric medicine, oncology, obstetrics, intensive care, respiratory medicine, renal dialysis and rheumatology. Each year there are approximately 19,500 emergency presentations, 2,500 operations and 540 births. Additional services at Griffith Base Hospital include physiotherapy, dietetics, pharmacy, occupational therapy and Aboriginal health. There are also a range of diagnostic services including Pathology, CT, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, General X-Ray and Mammography.
You will join an established team of Anaesthetists.
You will provide best practice evidence based clinical services to achieve quality patient outcomes.
You will undertake supervision and education of junior medical staff and other relevant staff to foster safe clinical practice.
You will actively participate in risk management and quality programs to improve organisational processes and own practices.
You will participate in an on-call roster as required.
Griffith is the heart of Wine and Food Country. It is renowned for its quality restaurants and cafes, complimented by fine local wines.
With a population of approximately 26,000, Griffith comprises a rich blend of cultures and traditions. Today more than 70 nationalities add to the cultural tapestry of the region.
The region offers a wide range of employment including retail, engineering and agricultural sectors.
Sport and outdoor recreation plays an important part of life in Griffith. Sports such as football, soccer, tennis, bowls, bocce, indoor & outdoor netball, basketball, touch football and cricket clubs all welcome newcomers to the region. There is also an 18 hole golf course which holds regular competitions throughout the year.
There is a substantial medical community in the district and surrounding regional towns and the UNSW Rural Clinical School has a campus in Griffith.
Griffith is the third largest centre for education in the Riverina, with three secondary schools, 13 primary schools and one of the largest campuses of Riverina Institute of TAFE.
Griffith is located 570km south west of Sydney, 450km north of Melbourne and 350km west of Canberra.
Griffith is well serviced by air from Sydney with 5 flights per day and a daily flight from Melbourne.
Median property prices in Griffith range from $376,000 for houses to $305,000 for units. Houses rent for $370 per week and units for $320 per week.
Eligible for registration as a specialist in Anaesthesia with the Medical Board of Australia.
Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) or equivalent from a comparable healthcare country.
Anaesthetic competence in a rural hospital setting, including trauma and emergency scenarios.
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