- Accommodation provided by host practice and reasonable travel expenses covered!
- On-call/VMO duties (details negotiable)
- Take a road trip and enjoy the beauty and adventures of the Great Alpine Road.
Role: The role calls for standard session work and includes VMO rights at Alpine Health, which has 15 beds and a 30 bed nursing home. On-call is preferred with just one night per week and one weekend required. You will be well supported by nurses and great administration. The practice is well-established and offers a very friendly and flexible work environment with opportunity to take time out to explore this wonderful region.
Required dates: Sept – Nov for 3 months – welcome any expressions of interest!
Practice hours: 9:00am – 5:30pm with rotational Saturday mornings, including rotational after-hours roster.
Rates: offering $1200 + GST per day or negotiable
and 70% billings for VMO and on-call. Will provide family accommodation in town and travel expenses are covered.
The Standish Street Surgery is an accredited, computerised, teaching practice with seven consulting rooms and a treatment room.
There are five doctors supported by a practice manager, practice nurses and an experienced administration team.
The demographics of the patients provides the opportunity to work with a broad range of health issues affecting all ages from babies to the elderly.
Specialist and allied health services are available on site including a diabetes educator, dietitian, psychologist, paediatrician, physiotherapist, audiologist and an endocrinologist.
The practice provides services to the Alpine Health campus in Myrtleford including inpatient, outpatient and aged care.
Alpine Health has 15 beds and the hospital owns independent living units for the elderly and a 30 bed nursing home is attached, enabling the practice to provide continuity of care to elderly patients.
Alpine Health provides a comprehensive range of services in acute, aged and community care including A&E, acute medical inpatient care, day surgery (minor procedures, endoscopy), midwifery & maternity, palliative care, pathology, renal dialysis, OT, speech pathology and radiology. The practice uses the radiology facilities to take their own films.
Myrtleford is one of the state’s most popular tourist destinations all year round. Nestled in the Ovens Valley, the beautiful scenery, tranquillity, rivers and mountain views, with Mt Buffalo providing a dramatic backdrop, make Myrtleford an enchanting place to visit.
Surrounded by the beautiful towns of Bright, Beechworth, Milawa, Myrtleford is the gateway to the ski resorts of Mt Buffalo, Mt Hotham, Falls Creek and Dinner Plain and the natural beauty of National Parks and Lake Buffalo.