General Practitioner vacancy
Mount Isa is a city located west of the great dividing range in North West Queensland. Located 880 kilometers inland from Townsville it is quite literally an oasis in the outback.
It is the heart of the great north-west with most modern amenities - Kmart Plaza, Woolworths coffee club and the like. There are a range of outdoor activities and full size 50m Aquatics Centre.
The people are its strength with many young and not so young families pushing west to take advantage of the fiancial oppurtunities offered in a Mining Town.
A solo practice in Mount Isa has a full time opportunity for a General Practitioner with a range of experience levels catered for.
Salary is commensurate with experience and has profit share.
This modern, solo practice has been operational for over 10 years and is AGPAL accredited. Up to three doctors have worked in the practice at any one time in addition to the practice principal. An Orthopaedic surgeon visits the practice regularly from Brisbane. Also the practice has a visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon, a Visiting Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist, a Dietician, 3 Psychologists and an Audiologist.
The patient demographic is predominately mixed, it is a broad general practice and does limited WorkCover.
There is a local regional hospital with a wide range of local specialists and referral to provincial servers in some cases.
There is a shared arrangement with other practices in relation to after hours coverage.