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General Practitioner Visiting Medical Officer (Emergency & Medical) - Kurri Kurri District Hospital

Hunter Region GP Part Time Employment Applications close 31/07/2022

We are seeking suitably experienced General Practitioner Visiting Medical Officers (GP VMO) for the provision of services at Kurri Kurri District Hospital.

Our GP VMOs provide medical care to inpatients in the sub-acute medical unit and outpatients in the Emergency Department.

Suitable applicants must:

  • Have a primary medical degree registrable with AHPRA and Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners or nearing completion of Fellowship in the next six months
  • Have demonstrated recent and comprehensive experience in General Practice
  • Have completed or currently undertaking an Emergency Life Support course and skill/experience in Emergency Medicine.
  • Be available for participation in the after-hours/on call roster 7 days per week between 8am and 10pm.
  • Provide clinical services to patients at the Kurri Kurri District Hospital in line with clinical privileges and the delineated role of the hospital, including undertaking routine admissions and management.
  • Attend Emergency Department at Kurri Kurri District Hospital and provide basic and advanced resuscitation, management of all traumas, including severe trauma with appropriate stabilisation and facilitate where necessary, the appropriate referral of patients to other agencies, hospitals or institutions.
  • Manage acute medical emergencies such as myocardial infarction, pulmonary oedema and diabetic ketoacidosis with appropriate advice and consultation.
  • Provide a General Practitioner service to the local community with the expectation that this service would take place through private practice

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Contact for Pre-Application Enquiries

Website
https://www.hnehealth.nsw.gov.au/
Phone
0457 594 355
Additional Info

Site Nurse Manager, Kurri Kurri Health Service

Employer
Kurri Kurri District Hospital, Hunter New England Local Health District
Contact Name
Vanessa Fellows
Email
Vanessa.Fellows@health.nsw.gov.au
Address
434 Lang Street. Kurri Kurri NSW 2327

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