Kenilworth a small rural town situated to the west of the Blackall Range in the area of the Sunshine Coast. Mainly cattle and dairy farming. Has its own Cheese factory. Tourism a significant commercial factor in the town. Very picturesque. About a 40 minute drive to the beach.
We are looking for a General Practitioner to join our practice. This is a satellite practice associated with a six doctor practice in the nearby town of Maroochydore. Currently only one doctor in Kenilworth with the practice opening 3 days a week. Hoping to extend the opening hours to 5 or 5 ½ days per week. A general practice offering standard GP care across all age groups. Well set up for Chronic Disease Management, Health Assessments and Diabetic care. Full time nurse who also doubles as receptionist and will assist with immunisations, dressings, venepuncture, plastering etc. Fully accredited practice. Support available for annual leave.
The candidate should be happy to work on their own with nurse support. They should have a broad range of general practice skills and enjoy a small country town environment. Would be preferred but not entirely necessary that they could perform minor skin excisions, venepuncture, cannulation, interpret ECGs, manage acute and chronic wounds. Town has its own ambulance crew who can assist with emergency situations.