Emergency Medicine Specialist

REQ122656 Requisition #

Position Classification: Emergency Medicine Specialist
(Visiting Medical Officer)
Requisition ID: REQ122656

The Far West Local Health District makes up the western-most District in NSW, sharing its borders with South Australia, Queensland and Victoria. Far West LHD provides primary care to an estimated resident population of 30,099, employing over 800 staff across 10 facilities in Broken Hill, Balranald, Dareton, Ivanhoe, Menindee, Tibooburra, Wentworth, White Cliffs and Wilcannia.

To promote our vision of “excellence in rural and remote health”, Far West LHD upholds its CORE values of Collaboration, Openness Respect, and Empowerment.

Are you up for living and working in the beautiful and rural NSW Outback, devoid of traffic and commuting? Check us out at http://bit.ly/fwlhdcareers. You can also find us on Facebook.

What you'll be doing

Provide professional specialist care to public and private patients of the facility, consistent with the clinical privileges and role delineation determined by Far West Local Health District. Provide and support training to clinicians across multiple disciplines to achieve quality education and safe clinical practice.

Skills and Knowledge

  1. Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident and eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia in a category consistent with required role and responsibilities.
  2. Fellowship of the relevant College or other specialist recognition as provided for in the Visiting Medical Officer Determination and Demonstrated commitment to continuing medical education.
  3. Demonstrated ability to adhere to the defined standards of ethical and professional conduct consistent with the current NSW Health Code of Conduct and/or relevant professional standards.
  4. Demonstrated technical and professional competence in the specialty, including appropriate and recent hospital experience within the specialty
  5. Demonstrated participation in and commitment to quality improvement and accreditation activities relevant to the specialty and demonstrated commitment to and participation in teaching of other health professionals.
  6. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multi- disciplinary health care team.
  7. Valid NSW Working with Children Check

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For role related queries or questions contact Karen Chrisakis on Karen.Chrisakis@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 8/10/2019

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