General Practitioner VR or non-VR Cooloola Coast - MMM5 and DPA

  • : Health Workforce Queensland
  • : 25-Jul-2020
  • : Tin Can Bay QLD 4580

Tin Can Bay, Cooloola Cove and Rainbow Beach combine to form the Cooloola Coast featuring the Coloured Sands cliffs, vehicular access to world heritage listed Fraser Island, hand feeding wild dolphins at Snapper Creek at Tin Can Bay, the giant Sand Blow at Rainbow Beach (a popular spot for hang gliders) and the extensive protected waterways of the Great Sandy Straits. Surrounded by national parks the area boasts numerous camping grounds, 4WDriving, hiking and recreational activities.

The Cooloola Coast is a popular retirement and tourism area and continues to grow each year. South East Queensland Resident population of +8000 with over 350K visitors to area pa. The other industries in our general area are fishing and forestry. Public and private schooling is available.

There is a fabulous golf club, bowls clubs and a Country Club with many restaurants and cafes. Also, a wide range of social and special interest clubs, two Lions clubs and a rifle range. Tin Can Bay & Rainbow Beach have very attractive natural foreshores with playgrounds and picnic facilities and walking trails. Tin Can Bay is a popular spot for international bird watchers with 140 different species and boasts safe, shallow waters on the edge of the bay for young children to enjoy.

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The practice locations are in Tin Can Bay, Rainbow Beach and Cooloola Cove. This location is a sea change location with beautiful tourist attractions abound for the lovers of boating, camping, fishing, photography, beach, Island and bush four-wheel driving or hiking. We have the best seafood in the Sunshine Coast and a lifestyle that is absolutely devoid of stress. Beautiful sunsets, and sunrises accompanied by 140 different species of birds and walking paths along our many water ways reminds you of what cities just don't have.

All the practices bulk bill and have a resident demographic requiring frequent visits to the GP plus have a high volume of visitors at over 350K per year. There are high earnings to be made with the Nurse support focused on CDM and EPC. Percentages range from 60% to 70% of billings based on experience with a support package on offer to protect earnings whilst getting established. Unrestricted GPs who are happy to supervise junior doctors are welcome and will gain additional remuneration for doing so. Rural incentives for GPs are available for this location.

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Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives. This position may also be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development. For more information on scholarships and bursaries please click here.


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