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GP: Moe

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 04-Jun-2018
  • : Moe VIC 3825

Position Description:

  • Non DWS

  • RRMA 5 – Eligible to access A1 Medicare rebate

  • Opportunity to work with a broad scope of presentations

  • Existing patient base

The Role:

Due to retirement of a senior partner this is an exciting opportunity to take over a busy existing patient base. You will be involved with a varied demographic from children to elderly, and your broad range General Practice experience will include you providing chronic health, diabeties care , mental health as well as both men’s and women’s health.

You will require strong diagnostic skills to determine emergency presentations and will have the support of a strong medical and specialist team including O + G and skin specialists.

As part of your role you will provide nursing home and home visits , and take part in the on-call roster of 1:5 for the clinic only.

Strong mentoring and supervision support will be available from the current Principals and a thorough induction will be provided.

Essential Criteria:

  • AHPRA medical registration – able to support level 1 supervision

  • Broad spectrum of skills needed including Chronic disease and Mental health skills

  • Strong diagnostic and emergency skills

  • Good attitude and ability to build strong rapport with patients

The Package:

  • 60% of billings (depending on experience and registration)

  • 100% after -hours billings

Practice Details:

Moe Medical Group is a General Practice situated in the Township of Moe. Through continuing to provide optimal general practitioner and specialist medical care to the community of Moe and surrounding districts Moe Medical has built a patient population of 33,300 which continues to grow.

Moe Medical Group currently offers appointments Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm but will be extending these hours.

Doctors at Moe Medical are supported by both reception staff and nursing staff.

Moe Medical has 6 GPs who are supported by a full-time nurse and reception/administration staff.

The doctors at Moe Medical work closely with many other organisations such as the Latrobe and Warragul Hospitals, other doctors and specialists both in the local area and other areas such as Melbourne. Moe Medical provides support to the nursing homes Emergency and after hours work is provided through a shared on call roster conducted through the Moe After- Hours Medical Service (MAHMS).

Participation in Medicare Australia initiatives such as Better Access to Mental Health, Diabetes Prevention, Chronic Illness Management, Aged Care Assessments, and the ability to carry out general practice procedures is desirable. The practice offers a team environment with other medical and allied health professionals, to ensure high quality comprehensive care for patients.

Located at the western end of the Latrobe Valley, Moe (population 18,000) offers affordable housing and great access to some of Victoria’s best nature based experiences. There is a strong sense of community and growing pride in what Moe has to offer. The town has excellent recreational facilities including indoor and outdoor sports centres, an all weather athletics track, two 18-hole golf courses and numerous parks and gardens. Moe offers a choice of primary and secondary schools and its own campus of GippsTAFE. It is within easy reach of private schools in Warragul and Traralgon as well as Monash University Gippsland Moe. South of Moe are the scenic Strezlecki Ranges, Wilson’s Promontory National Park and beautiful beaches, to the north extensive alpine ranges with attractions including the snow resort of Mount Baw Baw.

Read here for information on Moe

S19AB Eligibility:

No

ROMPS Eligibility:

Yes

Computer Software:

Medical Director

Solo or Group Practice:

Solo

Regional Information 

This extensive and diverse geographical area is renowned for its natural beauty where you can enjoy spectacular coastline, picturesque rivers and lakes, forests and snowfields.

The region stretches from Melbourne’s eastern outskirts to Victoria’s far east. Drive the Great Alpine Way to the Ninety Mile Beach, the vast Gippsland Lakes, and relaxed coastal towns.

Bushwalk, camp, kayak, snorkel and fish along the unspoilt beaches of Croajingolong National Park and Wilsons Promontory, then discover Aboriginal history and gourmet delights.

Key features:

  • Population 255,718

  • Strzelecki Ranges

  • Wilsons Promontory National Park

  • Major towns: Bairnsdale, Inverloch, Wonthaggi, Yarram

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