Consultant Anaesthetist

Location
Mildura Base Hospital (AU)
Posted
23 Jun 2017
Closes
23 Jul 2017
Specialty
Anaesthesia
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Mildura Base Hospital

Consultant Anaesthetist

Applications are invited from Consultant Anaesthetists holding a FANZCA or equivalent and registrable in Victoria for a full-time position at Mildura Base Hospital.

The Hospital is a new facility with 146 beds, including medicine, surgery, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, psychiatry, emergency, intensive care and rehabilitation that service a population of approximately 80,000 people.

Approximately 6,500 surgical procedures are performed annually in the Hospital’s 4 theatres by resident and visiting specialists in the fields of General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Urology and Faciomaxillary Surgery.

The Hospital has a 5 bed ICU and can cater for ventilated patients.  Currently the anaesthetists provide sessional cover for ICU.

The Hospital currently employs 5 Anaesthetists.

It is expected that the successful anaesthetist will perform clinical anaesthetics and participate in the anaesthetists’ on-call roster (1 in 5) currently.  Specialist qualifications and post-graduate experience in anaesthetics is essential. Prior experience in a similar role is highly desirable.

The position will offer:

  • A very attractive rate of remuneration 
  • Opportunities for education, research and staff training
  • A dedicated and skilled team of theatre nurses
  • Assistance with relocation expenses to the successful applicant

Applicants should have a primary medical qualification registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), Fellowship of the ANZCA) and significant experience in Anaesthesia in a major public hospital.

Position to commence August 2017.

For Further Enquiries Please Contact Marcus Guthrie, Medical Administration Manager, Mildura Base Hospital on (03) 5022 3219 or email: guthriem@ramsayhealth.com.au or click the apply button.

More information about Mildura Base Hospital available at: www.mildurabase.com.au

More information about Mildura at: www.visitmildura.com.au