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GP: Barham

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 03-Jun-2018
  • : Barham NSW 2732

Position Description:

  • DWS

  • RRMA7 – eligible for A1 Medicare Rebate

  • X2 Full-time roles available

  • Established patient base & VMO opportunity

Vacancy Details

An opportunity exists for two full-time General Practitioners to join our highly regarded medical practice located in Barham, south west of NSW to commence immediately.

You will take over and inherit a full patient base from a departing husband & wife team & work alongside two experienced nurses. You will receive on and offsite operational and clinical management support. As the premiere provider of primary care, the doctors in the practice provide hospital on call services to Barham Hospital which has 8 acute, 10 aged care and 2 accident & emergency beds.

As a part of the Ochre Health medical group committed to excellence, they provide support for practitioners wishing to be involved in medical education, research & professional development.

Essential Criteria

  • AHPRA Registration – General or Specialist

  • Current emergency medicine certificates (APLS,ELS etc.) and recent experience in an unsupervised setting

The Package

  • Flexible contract

  • Remuneration Package $350K to $450k

  • Accommodation provided for first 12 months

  • Established patient base & VMO opportunity

  • Generous Retention & CPD Grants Available

Practice Details:

As the sole medical hub servicing the Barham and Koondrook communities, the doctors in the practice provide hospital on call services to the local hospital which has 8 acute, 10 aged care and 1 accident & emergency bed. There are also Pathology services available 5 mornings per week, a Healthy Sleep Studies visit 1 day per month and an Exercise Physiologist visiting fortnightly.
The practice is supported by two GPs, Practice Manager, Registered Nurse and Enrolled Nurse.

The riverside town of Barham town is located in the western Riverina district of New South Wales, Australia and is close to the World Heritage-listed Barmah Forest wetlands & tourist towns Echuca, Moama & Swan Hill. Barham is only 1 hrs drive from Deniliquin & 3 hrs drive north of Melbourne.

Barham offers high quality living, some of the nation’s best produce, access to food & wine festivals, affordable housing & access to highly regarded local schools. Experience all the charm of the Murray River and its family friendly supportive community.

S19AB Eligibility:

DWS

ROMPS Eligibility:

Yes

After Hours/On-call:

Optional

VMO Rights:

Optional

Accreditation:

AGPAL

Solo or Group Practice:

Group Practice

Accommodation Provided:

Accommodation provided for first 12 months

 

Regional Information 

Situated in the north and north-east of Victoria this stunning region is highly valued for offering a rural lifestyle close to Melbourne but with the peace and tranquility of country living.

There are plenty of recreational opportunities on the banks of the Goulburn River and the rich agricultural land surrounding Wangaratta yields gourmet produce and world class wines. The nearby alpine ranges are a playground for skiers in winter and fishing, bushwalking and cycling are popular in the summertime.

Key features:

  • Lake Mulwala

  • Murray River

  • Kosciuszko National Park

  • Major towns: Shepparton-Mooroopna, Mildura, Bendigo, Echuca

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GP: Barham
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