Daily rate $2,000 per days worked
Travel and accommodation provided
This regional health service is seeking Consultant Psychiatrists (Adult Inpatient) throughout 2020. Contact us to discuss the exact dates required by the service.
10 bed ward, typically weekend blocks and inclusive of on-call.
The Mental Health Unit
Provides rehabilitation and recovery services to adults between the ages of 16 and 64.
The psychiatric service provides care to the whole district assisted by the Royal Flying Doctors (RFDS), who have RNs trained in psychiatry and Psychologists. Outpatient clinics are served by the RFDS and community clinics are provided once a month for two days. The local indigenous peoples service also provides mental health care.
The LHD covers 194,949 square kilometres in remote NSW and runs from Queensland to Victoria along the border with South Australia. It comprises around one third of the area of NSW and has the highest proportion of Aboriginal residents (12%). The district population of 36,000 is spread out amongst agricultural towns, small remote communities and on stations.
This rural teaching hospital has more than 100 beds and provides acute, non-acute and outpatient services. It has general medical, surgical, obstetric, paediatric and psychiatric beds as well as theatre, palliative care, dialysis, oncology, intensive and coronary care units. There are also a number of support and allied health services. The specialist clinics are staffed by a combination of VMOs, staff specialists, nursing and clerical staff who are employed by the Hospital.
This city has a rich and colourful history and is known for its art and creativity. It is also a tourist destination for interstate and international visitors.
The airport is located 6 kilometres from the City centre and is serviced by Regional Express (REX) providing regional passenger transport services each day. REX operates a regular passenger route in and out of the city using Saab 340 aircraft. There are daily flights to Sydney, Dubbo, Adelaide and Melbourne via Mildura making this an accessible destination.
Specialist registration with AHPRA.
Australian citizenship, PR or 457 visa
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These locums offer an interesting and rewarding casemix. Please contact Rebecca Plaza on +61 0406 882 013 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your 2020 availability as soon as possible.