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GP O and G Trainee- Mildura

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 04-Jun-2018
  • : Mildura VIC 3500

Position Description:

  • Fixed Term Full Time

  • Wide range of specialties for clinical staff

  • Flexible work-life balance

  • Employee Assistance Programs

Role

  • Coordinating the admissions and discharges to the maternity unit, and discharges from the other wards.

  • Triaging the delivery suite whenever necessary.

  • To comply with standard procedures and protocols for managing common obstetric & gynaecological cases.

  • Management of patients in antenatal & gynaecological clinics

  • Management of patients in labour ward

  • Management of obstetric/gynaecology patients in the Emergency Department

  • Attendance when required to assess Sexual Assault cases

  • Attending antenatal clinic and operating sessions as allocated.

  • Regular theatre attendance/participation

  • Daily ward rounds of antenatal, postnatal and gynaecological patients

  • Attending ward rounds with consultants

  • Appropriate investigations and management of in patients

  • Meticulous medical record keeping

  • Close liaison with Consultants

  • Close liaison with delivery suite and ward nursing staff

  • Resident training and supervision

  • Attendance and participation in educational sessions

  • Maintaining the clinical governance register.

  • Organisation of the monthly department clinical meetings.

  • Outreach clinics.

  • Other tasks as required by the Director of O & G.

Essential Criteria

  • Medical qualification

  • Permanent Residency

  • Registered or eligible to be registered with the Medical Board of Australia

  • At least 3 years postgraduate experience

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multidisciplinary team

  • Effective communication skills

  • Commitment to professional development

  • Working with Children Check

 

Desirable

  • Able to manage a busy labour ward with experience in caesareans, operative vaginal births and management of obstetric emergencies, as well as experience in minor and intermediate gynaecological procedures.

  • Advanced or Basic Paediatric Life Support or EMST certification or equivalent

  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching.

The Package

  • Depending on experience – registrar salary level  1 – 6+

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Paid maternal and paternal leave

Practice Details:

Mildura Base Hospital is seeking applications from doctors who would like to enhance their procedural skills in women’s reproductive health.  The positions will commence on Monday 6 February 2017.

Mildura Base Hospital is a 146 bed (Level 1) Tertiary teaching hospital.  The Hospital provides a range of acute services including emergency, maternity, paediatrics, intensive care, general medicine and surgery, medical imaging, pathology, dialysis, mental health (inpatient and community services) and a range of ambulatory services.

The O & G unit consists of 4 Birthing Suites and 15 beds, catering for approximately 900 births per annum.   The Unit is headed by Professor Ian Pettigrew, Chair of the Monash University Rural School of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  There are two VMOs and one staff specialist.

Mildura provides a desirable family environment with outstanding private and public schooling, affordable housing and a huge range of sporting facilities. For further information regarding the hospital and region, please visit

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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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