Emergency

Published: 01/08/2024 - Expires: 04/07/2024 | ID: BH-21389

Senior Registrar/Registrar Emergency Medicine - Queensland, QLD

  • Salary Type: $146469 up to $169083 salary package

The Role:
We are seeking enthusiastic Emergency Medicine PHO/Registrar to join a dynamic team of clinicians. This is the main referral hospital in the Region, which has a population of approximately 250,000.
 
If you are a positive, enthusiastic, team-oriented Emergency Medicine Registrar/PHO who can commit to a Feb 2024 start, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!!
 
$146469 up to $169083 salary package

The role has the responsibility for assessing & managing patients presenting to the emergency department including assisting more junior medical staff in managing their patients.
 
This Department is led by 9.5 FTE FACEMs, 4.0 FTE FACRRMs and 1.0 FTE SMO. With a 16-hour senior floor coverage on the roster with an on-call senior and a low-threshold to come in after hours. The ED has 17 FTE RegistrarsPrincipal House Officers, 8 Resident Medical Officers and 6 Interns.
 
The department sees on average 50,000 attendances each year with an admission rate of 25%, it deals with the full spectrum of Emergency Care with trauma and resuscitation a core component of the work along with the management of routine Emergency/Urgent patient presentations. There is a strong and innovative clinical practice with ongoing development of point of care clinical ultrasound, procedural sedation, non-invasive and invasive ventilation, toxicological and toxinological practices.
 
It is accredited for 12-months of ACEM advanced training, 6-months of advanced training in Ultrasound in a Special Skills Placement and accredited for the ACEM paediatric logbook. The ED is accredited by ACRRM and RACGP for AST and AGPT Trainees. In addition, they provide critical care rotations in intensive care & anaesthetics for post primary ED advanced trainees.
 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessing all patients on presentation to ED in a timely manner under the consultant supervision
  • Formulate a diagnosis & treatment plan
  • Initiating, implementing & monitoring management of patients under the supervision
  • Organising appropriate investigations & follow up on results
  • Clear, concise & timely documentation
  • Ensuring timely discussions with patients & their family, providing counselling & support where required
  • Provide discharge letters to patients who are discharged room the ED
  • Liaison with the inpatient teams & GPs for ongoing care of the patient
  • Participate in departmental quality improvement & audit activities.

The Hospital:
This redeveloped hospital is equipped with leading edge technology to assist staff to provide the highest level of care and comfort to our patients. The hospital provides specialist services in obstetrics, gynaecology, paediatrics, orthopaedics, psychiatry, urology and oncology and many other specialty areas.
It is accredited for training in emergency medicine, anaesthetics, intensive care, general medicine, general surgery, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology and psychiatry. 

Location:
Situated close to stunning beaches, perfect for snorkelling, scuba diving and boating and surrounded by the Ranges/Mountain thus creating an impressive backdrop for the vibrant City and coast. The city boasts a number of high performing Schools, over 80 education facilities including public and private schools (preparatory year followed by year 1 to year 12), special education, distance education, TAFE and University.
 
The town has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, this is a city for lifestyle, there are few places in the world where the average person can afford to live in such a beautiful city surrounded by tropical gardens and architecture, travel only five minutes to work, yet have top-class education, sporting and cultural facilities on the doorstep. The City’s Airport is capable of handling the world’s largest aircraft and is a critical element of the region’s business and tourism industries. It is the twelfth busiest domestic airport in Australia and is well serviced. A region experiencing rapid economic and investment growth following record levels of investment from the resources sector.
 
Skills/Qualifications:

  • Significant clinical experience, skills, and experience in the provision of emergency medical care.
  • Sound understanding of contemporary Emergency Department models of care.
  • Participation in relevant professional development, research, and continuous learning to ensure the progression of individual clinical standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written) with staff and patients.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member in a multidisciplinary approach to service provision.
  • Demonstrated willingness to participate in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education including maintenance of personal knowledge and skills.
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to the principles of quality and review.

AHPRA registration – current preferred
 
Benefits:

  • 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • Annual leave loading 17.5%
  • Salary packaging
  • Work/life balance, variety and flexibility
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Additional benefits to this role include:
  • Professional Indemnity cover as per HR Policy I2.
  • Professional Development Leave (1.6 weeks p.a.)
  • Professional Development Allowance

How do I Apply?
Please forward your resume and cover letter to Nicki Wade at nickiw@ccjobs.com.au.
For more information about this and other opportunities and a confidential discussion please contact Nicki Wade on 02 6674 5955/0401010048

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