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GP: Morwell

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 04-Jun-2018
  • : Morwell VIC 3840

Position Description:

  • s19AB exemption

  • RRMA 5 – Eligible to access A1 rebate

  • Full time position

  • Relocation assistance negotiated

The role:

Working in a full time capacity, you will join a busy clinic which is part of a larger corporate organisation that operates nineteen clinics throughout Melbourne and the Gippsland region.

Replacing a GP, there is an existing patient cohort for you to access and consistent new patient requests.

There are no on-call or VMO requirements however participation in a shared after-hours roster is required.  Some flexibility exists with roster participation

A detailed orientation and induction to the clinic will assist you to transition seamlessly into a well-supported team environment.  Access to study groups and in-house education will provide support for you to achieve Specialist qualifications.

Essential Criteria:

  • AHPRA Registration – General or Specialist GP

  • Australian general practice experience

  • Accident and emergency skills

  • Chronic disease experience preferred

The package:

  • 60% of bulk billings

  • Initial 3 months guaranteed income

  • % for after-hours participation

  • Negotiable relocation expense subsidy

Practice Details:

This practice has been servicing the medical needs of the Morwell and surrounding community for more than ten years.  A GPA accredited teaching practice, using Best Practice, houses six consulting rooms, a chronic disease room and two treatment rooms.  Support is provided by incumbent GPs highly experienced practice nurses, a dedicated chronic disease nurse, friendly administration staff and a practice manager.

The existing patient cohort offers a broad scope of treatments with a high prevalence of chronic disease and mental health.

Trusted referral pathways are available through the greater community and Latrobe Regional Hospital.  A visiting Psychiatrist is available in clinic.

Practice hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 8.30am – 5.30pm; Tuesday, 8.30am – 6.45pm; Saturday 8.00am – 5.00pm and Sunday, 9.00pm – 4.00pm

Morwell is located in the heart of the Latrobe Valley and is known as Victoria’s energy centre.  Situated 150km east of Melbourne it is home to one of Gippsland’s major cultural facilities and the Centenary Rose Garden.

Click here to read more about living in Morwell

 

S19AB Eligibility:

s19AB exemption

ROMPS Eligibility:

Yes

After Hours/On-call:

Roster participation required

VMO Rights:

No

Guaranteed Income Period:

Initial 3 months

Accreditation:

GPA

Computer Software:

Best Practice

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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GP: Morwell
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