CAIRNS REGION:


Skin Cancer Specialist (Mountain View Medical Mossman)

Mountain View Medical, Mossman, is looking for a GP with a special interest in skin cancer medicine.

Mountain View has full nursing and administration support, a well stocked treatment/procedure room, onsite pathology, and a range of visiting allied health.

They offer:

  • established patient base – a departing GP left behind an established patient base
  • assistance with skin cancer training, flexibility to attend training and assistance with mentorship
  • opportunity to develop a specialised skin cancer clinic
  • flexibility – this position would suit a FT or PT GP with hours to be negotiated
  • lifestyle position – practice is open 8am-5pm Monday to Friday, no on call or after hours commitments
  • relocation assistance/remuneration package to be negotiated.

The practice is mixed billing, DWS, and eligible practitioners may attract GRIP incentive payments.

Please contact Louise for more information: louise@mountainview.com.au or 0431 091 047.

Published 21/05/2019


GPs (Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre) 

The Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre is looking for GPs –full time, part time or after hours to join the team in this extremely busy practice.

The Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre is a well-known bulk billing general practice in Cairns which offers a broad range of services including emergency treatment, general, tropical & family medicine, Indigenous health, and skin checks.   The practice also has solid pre-employment medical bookings and high private patient numbers due to tourist presentations.   Accredited practice.

GP owned medical centre and Doctors are fully supported by a great team of practice nurses, reception and administration personnel.  Onsite Pharmacy and Pathology, and team of Allied Health available to support EPC plans.

Immediate start – plenty of patients, appointed and walk-ins so will be fully appointed from the first day at the practice.  Ability to earn excellent income.

For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy (07) 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0415 054 391.


GP (The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre) 

The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre in Cairns has a replacement DWS position available for a GP to join our long established medical practice.

The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre is GP owned and offers a supportive team environment.   This modern general practice opens 6 days a week, and has Allied Health support on-site including Psychologists, Hearing, Dietitian, Podiatrist, Exercise Physiologist, Physiotherapists and Massage Therapist, supplying a Total Health Care package all “under the one roof”.    Pharmacy, Pathology and XRay also onsite.

The Practice offers a full spectrum of medicine including travel and tropical medicine, WorkCover & Pre-Employment medicals, family health, EPC plans, mole scanning, Indigenous and refugee health.

GPs are fully supported by a great team of dedicated nurses, and a friendly reception and admin team.

Private practice with mixed billing gives the GP the opportunity for great income, percentage based. Also opportunity to assist with registrars and medical students.

For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy (07) 4035 8004 or email docrecruit@iig.com.au.


Nurse Coordinator (COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre)

The Cairns COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre is a newly constructed $3-million health and social services facility which provides integrated, co-ordinated nursing, allied health and evidence-based therapies to people living with a diagnosis of cancer. As a ‘for-purpose’ charity, focus is on equitable care; with members enjoying access to bulk-billed services and low cost life-style supports which assist with maintaining quality of life during all stages of a cancer diagnosis.

As a nurse-led model of care, we are seeking applications from Registered Nurses, who have previous experience with coordinating patient care. You will provide person-centred psychosocial care through a multi-disciplinary approach which includes life-style support services for people diagnosed with cancer.

The role will encompass, but not be limited to:

  • Provide timely holistic management of care recipients where they feel a sense of empowerment and ownership in their chosen approach to treatment and care.
  • Develop survivorship and wellness plans in collaboration with care recipients and provide ongoing referrals, reviews and clinical assessments to assist with intervention strategies and lifestyle supports required.
  • Develop ‘shared care’ partnerships with GPs, contributing to care plans and working collaboratively with GPs, Cancer Care Co-ordinators and specialist consultants to co-manage care recipients.

Position requirements:
As a current unrestricted APHRA Registered Nurse, you will be a leader in healthcare and your beliefs and actions will innately align to the organisation’s values.

Essential:

  • Previous experience in person-centered coordinated care, ideally in oncology or primary health.
  • Understanding of supports and services available within the community setting.
  • Demonstrated excellence in clinical care relevant to chronic diseases, specifically oncology and/or relevant experience in a primary health care setting.
  • Commitment to quality improvement, evidence-based practice and working within a multidisciplinary team.

Personal attributes:

  • Exceptional communicator, with empathy, respect and compassion.
  • High level of emotional maturity and intelligence.
  • Ability to use judgement, initiative and common sense when performing duties.

COUCH Wellness Centre Values

  • Transparency – We value authenticity which fosters feedback and openness to provide informed choice
  • Integrity – We value our relationships and believe in accountability and doing what is right
  • Compassion – We value others’ perspectives, without judgement to benefit mutual learnings
  • Collaboration – We value the strength of shared goals and the power of meaningful contribution
  • Community – We value the development of confidence to grow the capacity of the community

Applications:
COUCH is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

To apply, please submit your resume with a cover letter demonstrating your professional and personal alignment to the COUCH Wellness Centre values, incorporate why you would like to be involved with this new initiative for the Tropical North Queensland region and provide examples of your ability to meet the key performance criteria of this position. Please include two current professional referees to contact. Applications close 5pm, Thursday, 28th February 2019.

Enquires and submissions to:
Mrs Kelli Beardsmore
General Manager – COUCH Wellness Centre
kelli@couchwellness.com.au

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EOI: Registered nurses, allied health professionals, and complementary therapists (COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre)

Opening soon, the Cairns COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre is a newly constructed health and social services facility which will provide co-ordinated nursing, allied health and evidence-based therapies to people living with cancer. As a ‘for-purpose’ charity, focus is on equitable care with no gap health services and low-cost lifestyle supports. The COUCH Wellness Centre integrates with both acute and primary healthcare for a person-centred health and wellbeing approach, aimed to enhance the quality of life for clients, their families and friends.

We are currently seeking applications from health and well-being professionals with an oncology background for a variety of roles within the client services team. All Nurses and Allied Health must hold current, non-restricted registration with their regulatory body. Complementary Therapists must have completed additional studies in related oncology courses as per their discipline guidelines.

We would also welcome submissions from established Nursing, Allied Health or Well-being organisations and would consider a collaborative service agreement with such companies.

  • Registered Nurses must have demonstrated experience in co-ordination of patient care across multidisciplinary teams and acute/primary health settings
  • Accredited Practicing Dietitian
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Occupational Therapist/Lymphoedema Therapist
  • Physiotherapist/Lymphoedema Therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Counsellor
  • Social Worker
  • Oncology Massage Therapist
  • Reflexologist
  • Acupuncturist
  • Music Therapist
  • Art Therapist

Full-time, part-time and contractor roles are available. Now is the time to register your interest and join a leading organisation in this new and innovative initiative for the region. To register, please submit your resume and include a cover letter which demonstrates your professional and personal values, plus incorporate why you would like to be involved with the COUCH Wellness Centre. Please include two current professional referees to contact.

Enquiries and submissions to:

Mrs Kelli Beardsmore

General Manager – COUCH Wellness Centre

kelli@couchwellness.com.au

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Nurse Practitioner / Client Care Manager (COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre) 

The Cairns COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre is a newly constructed $3million health and social services facility which provides integrated, co-ordinated nursing, allied health and evidence-based therapies to people living with a diagnosis of cancer. As a ‘for-purpose’ charity, focus is on equitable care; with members enjoying access to bulk-billed services and low cost life-style supports which assist with maintaining quality of life during all stages of a cancer diagnosis.

COUCH are seeking applications from Nurse Practitioners, specifically with primary health and/or oncology experience to lead, mentor and contribute towards this integrated nurse-led model of care. In conjunction with hands-on co-ordinated care as a Nurse Practitioner, this position will also be responsible for the operations of the client care team. You will be required to work collaboratively with external primary and acute care clinicians, participate in a range of community outreach projects, contribute towards academic research and establish sustainable relationships with key health and social sector stakeholders.

Key Performance Criteria:
You will provide person-centred flexible care which compliments a multi-disciplinary approach and includes life-style support services for holistic management of care for people diagnosed with cancer. The role will encompass, but not be limited to:

• Leadership and management of the client care team, including nurses, allied health and therapists.
• Providing advanced clinical skills and assessment/intervention and consultation to clients for management of oncology needs and cancer as a chronic illness.
• Developing a ‘shared care’ partnership with GPs, contributing to care plans and working collaboratively with GPs, Cancer Care Co-ordinators and specialist consultants to co-manage care recipients.

Position Requirements
As a current unrestricted registered nurse, with endorsement as a Nurse Practitioner, you will be a leader in healthcare with your beliefs and actions innately aligning to the organisation’s values.

Essential
• Demonstrated competence in leading and managing a client care team to deliver person centred multi-disciplinary services, including client safety.
• Demonstrated excellence in clinical care relevant to chronic diseases, specifically oncology and/or relevant experience in a primary health care setting.
• Commitment to quality improvement, evidence-based practice and ability to influence organisational change.

Personal Attributes
• Exceptional communicator, with empathy, respect and compassion.
• High level of emotional maturity and intelligence.
• Ability to use judgement, initiative and common sense when performing duties.
• Strong organisational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritise multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.

Applications
COUCH is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people
with disability are encouraged to apply. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

To apply, please submit your resume with a cover letter demonstrating your professional and personal alignment to the COUCH Wellness Centre values, incorporate why you would like to be involved with this new initiative for the Tropical North Queensland region and provide examples of your ability to meet the key performance criteria of this position. Please include two current professional referees to contact.

Enquires and submissions to:
Mrs Kelli Beardsmore
General Manager – COUCH Wellness Centre
kelli@couchwellness.com.au

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GP (Yorkey’s Knob)

Yorkey’s Primary Care Centre is seeking expressions of interest from General Practitioners who would like to work in FNQ. This practice, was started to service the community of Yorkeys Knob. The practice ethos is one of service to the community and continuity of care. The Practice Principal specialises in the care of the elderly, chronic disease management and palliative care. The practice is in a DWS area. The ideal candidate would be someone who already has or would like to develop a specialist interest.

This is a full-time position. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm and Saturdays 9am to 1pm.

Criteria:

  • Vocationally Registered General Practitioner a must
  • 5 years experience.

If you are interested in this position please contact the Practice Manager on 07 4220 9884 or email your CV to kerry.johnson@hushmail.com


General Practitioner (Kuranda Medical Centre) 

Kuranda Medical Centre has a full time opportunity for a GP with a special interest in women and Indigenous health to join their team of experienced doctors, nurses, and support staff.

Located within the rainforest and just half an hour drive from the centre of Cairns, this is the perfect opportunity for GPs who are passionate about Indigenous health and Closing the Gap to work from the practice as well as in remote clinics, which are run three times a fortnight to service the surrounding Indigenous communities.

Kuranda Medical Centre also work closely with Mulungu Aboriginal Service, Health Reimagined, and Northern Australia Primary Health Limited, and have several visiting allied health professionals such as diabetic educators, dietitian, podiatrist, psychiatrist, exercise physiologist, and Australian Hearing.  Co-located in the centre are Steve King Dental Group, Sullivan Nicholaides Pathology and Queensland Community Health.

The practice has DWS, IMGs encouraged to apply.

If you are looking to build a large practice with a focus on quality medicine, contact Kuranda Medical Centre to learn more and discuss the benefits IPN can offer you, including long term financial incentives.

For more information and to apply, contact IPN Medical Centres on 1800 476 362 or email enquiries@ipn.com.au


General Practitioner (Eacham Medical Centre) 

Position available for a full time/part time VR GP on the beautiful Atherton Tablelands.

Eacham Medical Centre are an accredited, mixed billing training practice. The surgery is well equipped and supported by full time nursing and administration staff.

Eacham Medical Centre aim to provide high quality general practice to their population and are looking for a GP to join their friendly team.

Contact Details:

Email: manager@eachammedicalcentre.com.au
Phone: (07) 4096 5999
Website: www.eachammedicalcentre.com.au


After Hours In Home Doctors (Call My Doctor)

Join the medical revolution in Australia.

Doctors required for after-hours, in-home, and telehealth consultations in Mareeba, Atherton and Cairns region.

Remuneration $150-$175 per hour for after-hours in-home service.

Call My Doctor is launching into Mareeba, Atherton, and Cairns regions in early 2019 and is seeking doctors to conduct both after-hours in home and telehealth consultations for the region. Call My Doctor has undertaken a program to service the community including nursing homes and the vulnerable in the region. Australia’s first and leading telehealth service is in the infancy of launching throughout Australia.

Operating hours for both services

Monday to Friday: 6pm–8am

Saturday: from 12pm

Sunday and public holidays: 24 hours

AFTER HOURS IN HOME DOCTORS
The service for After-Hours In-Home doctor service is 100% bulk billed and Call My Doctor are seeking doctors with the qualifications below to join their team to ensure continuity of after-hours medical care for the Cairns and Tablelands communities.

The After-Hours In-Home service is a product which allows the public with minor aliments to call in after-hours 365 days a year for a consultation to have a doctor to come to their place of residence.

The scripts will be sent for collection to the nearest pharmacy of choice or can be delivered to their residence in the proceeding day, from Call My Doctor’s partner pharmacy group.

Doctors must be:

  • General Practitioners (FRACGP or FACCRM)
  • full General or Specialist AHPRA Registration
  • PGY3+ level of experience or above and a minimum 2 years post graduate experience
  • valid Medical Indemnity Insurance
  • Australian permanent residency
  • Australian citizenship or temporary resident with full General Registration with the Medical Board of Australia (as per the laws under the AMDS Act of the Health Department).

Remuneration:

  • immediate patient base
  • potential for great earnings
  • select your own roster.

TELEHEALTH CONSULTATIONS
Doctors can take the consultations either in their practice or in the privacy of their home office. The booking and consulting system will include e-health records, allow the doctors to easily consult, advise, and script where necessary.

The scripts will be sent for collection to the nearest pharmacy of choice or can be delivered to their residence in the proceeding day from Call My Doctor’s partner pharmacy group.

Remuneration:

  • immediate patient base
  • potential for great earnings
  • in the comfort of your practice or home office
  • select your own roster.

Selection criteria:

  • General Registered Doctor with Australian GP experience
  • fellow doctors
  • PGY3++ level of experience or above and a minimum 2 years post graduate experience
  • full Medical Indemnity
  • current ABN (Australian Business Number)
  • must provide VMO services.

Please forward along with your resume a copy of your Indemnity Insurance, APHRA Registrations, Medical Provider Number, and passport to doctor@callmydoctor.com.au 

Enquiries to Mr Lindsay Stewart: lindsay@callmydoctor.com.au or 0488962780.

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GP (The Family Doctor)

Permanent GP position available in a small GP owned practice at 39 Pease Street, Cairns. Mixed billing with long established patient base. Initially offering part time position, with expectation of building to full time.

Would particularly suit  a GP, or a couple of GPs interested in future practice ownership.

Contact Dr Clare Harkins by phone (07) 4053 2482 or email thefamilydoctor@bigpond.com


VR GP needed for Central Plaza Doctors – Cairns

Central Plaza Doctors is currently looking for a full or part time Unrestricted VR GP to join its existing team of busy GPs. You would be taking over an existing patient base and your books would be full from day one. The clinic is appointment based but also accepts walk-in’s so can be extremely busy at times.

Equipped with the best technology for early diagnosis of skin cancer, Central Plaza Doctors can provide total body mapping and mole analysis, as well as perform skin cancer surgery and full mole removal on site.

Other areas of specialty include children’s health, women’s health, mental health, minor surgery including fracture management, vaccinations, travel medicine, and health checks.

We offer very flexible contract terms and competitive rates including sign on payments for those wishing to take up multiple year agreements.

We genuinely care about each and every GP in our team, and through open, collaborative relationships, we provide the environment and the support you need to practice your best medicine. We’d like to welcome you to join us, and become part of the very friendly Fullerton team.

Central Plaza Doctors is part of the Fullerton Health Australia group.

If you would like to know more about this role or wish to make a confidential application, please contact Ros Williams on ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au or call for a confidential chat on 0427 627 175.

Published 7/3/2019


DWS GP needed for Smithfield Central Doctors – Cairns – can be on RLRP or still on moratorium

Smithfield Central Doctors is a state of the art medical centre providing the people of Cairns, Northern Beaches and Redlynch with convenient, bulk billed medical care.

The state-of-the-art design places us in the perfect position to offer a wide range of services, making the clinic a centralised location for all our patients medical needs.

This clinic is in a DWS area, we can talk doctors on the RLRP program or still on their moratorium.

We offer a wide range of services including family medicine, skin cancer surgery, work injury management / WorkCover, and occupational health services such as pre-employment medicals and return to work assessments.

We are presently seeking full time GPs to join the team due to large and on-going patient growth in the area.

We genuinely care about each and every GP in our team, and through open, collaborative relationships, we provide the environment and the support you need to practice your best medicine. We’d like to welcome you to join us, and together, we can further Australian healthcare.

We offer very flexible contract terms and competitive rates including potential sign on payments for those wishing to take up multiple year agreements.

Smithfield Central Doctors is part of the Fullerton Health Australia group.

If you would like to know more about this role or wish to make a confidential application, please contact Ros Williams on ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au or call for a confidential chat on 0427 627 175.

Published 7/3/2019


VR GP needed for our busy Cairns Family Medical Centre

Cairns Family Medical Centre is a reputable doctors practice in Cairns that is dedicated to looking after our patient’s wellbeing.

We are actively engaged in the community and our staff and doctors are committed to providing our patients with exceptional service and care. Cairns Family Medical Centre is a mixed billing clinic.

We are presently looking for a full time VR GP with an interest to join existing team and expand services to patients.

We genuinely care about each and every GP in our team, and through open, collaborative relationships, we provide the environment and the support you need to practice your best medicine. We’d like to welcome you to join us, and together, we can further Australian healthcare.

We offer very flexible contract terms and competitive rates including potential sign on payments for those wishing to take up multiple year agreements.

Cairns Family Medical Centre is part of the Fullerton Health Australia group.

If you would like to know more about this role or wish to make a confidential application, please contact Ros Williams at:

Ros Williams
GP Recruitment Manager – QLD
P: 0427 627 175
E: ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au
W: fullertonhealthmedicalcentres.com.au

Published 7/3/2019

TOWNSVILLE REGION:


Specialist Medical Receptionist (Townsville Private Clinic)

Townsville Private Clinic is seeking a Specialist Medical Receptionist to join our busy Psychiatrist Outpatient Practice located in Mental Health Clinic

Townsville Private Clinic  is part of the Healthe Care group. Healthe Care is Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and leading pan-Asian health care services grouppart of Healthe Care is Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and leading pan-Asian health care services group

We require a Part time or Casual Medical Receptionist to work in our busy Private Practice. The role includes providing support to doctors and nurses, answering phone calls and email enquiries and providing excellent customer service to our patients. This position involves will work on a rotating roster which includes days, evenings and Saturday shifts.

Key Responsibilities:

Managing patient waitlists in regard to procedure bookings

  • Working alongside physicians, nurses and other health professionals to ensure optimum efficiency
  • Maintaining relationships with the onsite hospital staff
  • Managing appointments and/or procedures as situations change
  • Provide procedure confirmation and hospital admission details
  • To be sensitive to individual situations
  • Ensuring a high standard of care is provided to patients

To apply and find out more, click here.

Published on 21/5/2019. Applications close 27/05/2019.


GP (Strive Health & Physiotherapy)

A great opportunity exists to join the team at Strive Health & Physiotherapy. They are seeking a General Practitioner to work on a full time basis with their dedicated team.

  • AGPAL accredited practice with two full time RN support and experienced reception team, as well as a Physiotherapist and Dietitian on-site.
  • Brand new, modern practice with modern facilities and latest equipment.
  • Fully computerised (Best Practice).
  • On-site pathology.

To apply for this position, or for more information, please call Gail (Practice Manager) on (07) 4773 6133, or email to practicemanager@strivehealth.com.au

Published on 21/5/2019.


GP (Townsville GP Superclinic) 

The Townsville GP Superclinic is seeking a full time/part time GP.  Extra sessions also available for current Townsville doctors wanting some additional hours.

The Townsville GP Superclinic is a bright, modern purpose built facility with generous consult and treatment rooms, up to date equipment, great reception and practice management support staff and the Doctors are supported by a large Nurse Led Clinic with caring RN’s.

Extremely busy practice open 7 days a week with plenty of existing patients and a constant stream of walk-ins, so will be fully appointed from the start.  On-site pharmacy and pathology with psychologists, a mental health nurse, physios, occupational therapist and hearing on site.   Excellent earning potential, with opportunity to assist with Registrars and medical students.

For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy 07 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0409 242 424.


Psychologist (Townsville GP Superclinic)

The Townville GP Superclinic is seeking an experienced Psychologist to join the Allied Health Team at our well established, extremely busy General Practice.

Supportive environment with great GP relationships and new referrals coming in every day.  Current waitlist will provide immediate work for Psychological Assessments, Counselling and Treatment Plans.   Required to be registered with AHPRA & eligible for Medicare provider number.

Full time reception coverage & administrative support (appointment bookings, reminders, billing) so you can focus on clinical role.   Work in a friendly team environment with modern facilities.    Sessions available, flexible hours & days.

For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy 07 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0409 242 424.


Registered Nurse (Sports Clinic NQ)

The clinic treats all injury related conditions with a focus on providing education enabling informed decision making and preventative medicine.

The clinic’s doctors are sports medicine practitioners who, as well as seeing patients of all ages and skill levels, are trusted medical officers to elite local and national sporting teams and athletes.

As practice nurse your role will consist of various tasks to increase efficiencies for our doctors and the clinic.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Liaising with our team of practitioners
  • Patient interaction and assisting with procedures including blood collection
  • Vaccine assistance
  • Maintenance of clinical equipment, supplies and ordering
  • Infection control knowledge and promotion
  • Input and recommendations for ongoing clinical improvements
  • Assist our clients with requests and ordering of medical supplies

The ideal candidate will be friendly, proactive, work seamlessly within a team as well as individually and maintain the organisations’s core value in providing excellent service.

The current days are Tuesday and Wednesday, 8am-4pm however some flexibility may be offered.

The team creates a positive environment by providing ongoing support, encouragement and appreciation.

For more information and to apply, contact Lani Tate at lani@sportsclinicnq.com.au or by calling (07) 4772 2344.


Practice Manager (JCU Health) 

An opportunity to manage a General Practice (located in a modern facility within the JCU Campus) for a 4 year contract. This large practice is looking for an experienced Practice Manager to lead this General Practice which has a strong focus on men’s, women’s and children’s health, providing high quality person-centered comprehensive care while also providing a learning and teaching environment for health professional students.

Role:
This mixed billing General Practice has a team of up to 15 employees including Medical, Nursing and Administration staff with up to 7-8 General Practitioners working at any given time. You will have full responsibility for the administration and financial functions of the practice and maintain strong cooperative relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The Practice Manager Role reports directly to the Board. JCU Health recognises experienced General Practice Managers may not have prior experience in reporting to a Board and will provide ongoing training and mentoring to assist the successful candidate, where required.

This role will require you to monitor the range of services and identify opportunities to enhance the practice’s services and operations.

What you’ll need to succeed:
Essential

  • Five years experience in a General Practice Management role
  • Stakeholder engagement and management experience
  • Experience using Medical Software
  • Human Resources management experience
  • Financial management experience in the preparation and interpretation of financial reports
  • Accreditation experience
  • Patient focused demeanour and a genuine passion for teaching, coaching and guiding students and staff

Desirable

  • Experience in working with a Board of Directors
  • Demonstrated Experience identifying and implementing successful new business opportunities

Remuneration:
Full time, 4 year contract with salary up to $85,000 + Superannuation, depending on experience.

If you are interested in this role, please forward an up to date copy of your Resume and cover letter to Andrea Hedges at andrea.hedges@jcu.edu.au or call (07) 4131 4612.


General Practitioner (Ingham Family Medical Practice)

Full-time and Part-time – Fly in, fly out options available

Part-time and full-time Doctors are required to join a happy and vibrant medical practice at Ingham, North Queensland. Remuneration is negotiable upon application.

Ingham Family Medical Practice is on the highway at the northern end of town. It is a purpose-built building and has been operating for 30 years. Formerly known as Ingham Medical Centre, it is now operating as Ingham Family Medical Practice and has been since 2005. Currently, there are three (3) full time Doctors, and we are looking to recruit a further one or two doctors.

The practice principal is a college examiner for ACCRM and RACGP and a trainer for John Flynn and James Cook University. He holds Diplomas in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology and has much Paediatric and Emergency medicine experience.

Our practice offers audiometry, spirometry, ‘Solarscan’ skin checks and ECGs. We do a variety of health checks and medicals. Sullivan and Nicolaides Pathology are on site, as well as allied health services by a podiatrist, an audiologist, a dental prosthetist, a diabetes educator and visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon. Registered and enrolled nurses provide continuous medical officer support, as well as performing pap smears, asthma and diabetes education.

We are a registered Q-fever and yellow fever vaccination centre, as well as providing the usual private and NHS vaccinations.

Visiting rights may be obtained for the local hospital, allowing interesting inpatient care and good camaraderie with the public hospital doctors. Visits to our patients at nursing homes are also undertaken, and a good relationship exists with all three facilities in our area.

As a practice, we have regular social evenings and family outings. Beachfront accommodation for the suitable applicant is available. We are a genuine, caring practice, staffed by pleasant, motivated people, and we look forward to hearing from you regarding any enquiries you may have. Further details regarding the practice are available at www.inghammedical.com.au.

Contact Details
Mandie Scott, Practice Manager, Ingham Family Medical Practice

Email: ifmpmanager@inghammedical.com.au or officemanager@inghammedical.com.au
Ph: (07) 4776 2101 a/h Mandie 0427 477 652

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Practice Nurse (Ingham Family Medical Practice) 

An opportunity exists with Ingham Family Medical Practice for a Registered Practice Nurse; this position will be best suited to someone who is looking for a challenging, but rewarding role. At Ingham Family Medical, we pride ourselves on our core values system and the person to take on this role would be expected not only to meet these values but to be an advocate of them.

Essential criteria:

  • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration and degree in Nursing
  • Minimum 2 years working experience
  • Salary as per Nurses Award 2010 (from $28-$30 per hour depending on candidate)
  • Aged Care/General Practice background would be valued
  • Business minded and patient focused
  • Ability to create a positive and unique culture
  • Ability to see potential in staff and purpose them accordingly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Whilst the Registered Practice Nurse would be focused on the above criteria they would also be involved in the day to day patient/doctor care.

Key performance criteria:

  • Develop, organise and manage clinics – community projects as required (Diabetes, Skin Care, Women’s Health, chronic diseases etc.)
  • Responsible for regulatory compliance with cold chain management
  • Accreditation requirements
  • Audits on equipment
  • Stock take and ordering of medical supplies
  • Wound management
  • Medicals
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Minor Surgery skills
  • Vaccinations (childhood and travel immunisations)
  • General Medical examinations
  • ECG, Spiro, Audio

Please send your resume with cover letter to:
Email: IFMPmanager@inghammedical.com.au or officemanager@inghammedical.com.au

Mail:
Attn: Practice Manager
Ingham Family Medical Practice
PO Box 1687
Ingham QLD 4850


General Practitioner (Mooney Street Medical) 

Mooney Street Medical are seeking a full time/part time VR GP to join their team.

The practice is a fully accredited (5th Edition Standards), computerised (Best Practice), mixed billing practice offering discounts to pensioners, health care card holders, and children.  We have established a great team environment offering excellent nursing and administrative support. The practice values all team contributions and strive to provide a positive working environment to assist staff in delivering a high standard of patient care.

Please call Practice Manager Pam Leong on 0428 454 266 for more information and to apply. After hours calls welcome.


Pharmacist (Palm Island) 

Palm Island Pharmacy is seeking a full-time pharmacist.

Palm Island is only a short distance from Townsville.

A new $16.5m Primary Health Centre is opening on the island and later this year the pharmacy will be relocating to a new $10m Retail Precint that is currently being built.

The pharmacy will cover the cost of accommodation while working on Palm Island.

Remuneration will be negotiated with the successful pharmacist.

Palm Island Pharmacy is open every day from 8am to 7pm (including Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays).

Currently, this is a single pharmacist pharmacy where you will be undertaking all task from serving customers, dispensing and blister packing.  There is a full time pharmacy assistant who works Monday to Friday.  The pharmacy is quite small but is popular with the local community.

You need to have an interest in Indigenous health issues as more than 95% of the community is Indigenous.

Cultural sensitivity is a key requirement of this position.  Patient counseling needs to be undertaken in a culturally appropriate manner.

In this role you will be contributing to health service provision in an area with unique needs. The Australian Government has signaled a need to “close the gap”, a gap that exists in health standards between Indigenous people and other populations.  Since Palm Island is almost exclusively populated by Indigenous people, every health service employee plays an important role in making a real difference.  Staff members contribute not only through using their health service expertise, but also their cultural capability.

Have a look at our website to see the view from the dispensary and front serving counters.  Enjoy watching the sunset every day from the pharmacy.  http://palmislandpharmacy.com.au

If you have any questions please email Ronald at info@palmislandpharmacy.com.au

Published 8/4/2019


Sessional Medical Practitioner for Cardiac Stress Testing

A suitably qualified Medical Practitioner is required to oversee cardiac stress testing at North Queensland X-Ray Services in Townsville. Stress Testing will be standalone or as part of a Nuclear Medicine Myocardial Perfusion Study.

The successful applicant will need to:

  • Be competent in basic cardiac life support
  • Have the ability to interpret an ECG

Training and support in cardiac stress testing (exercise and pharmacological) will be provided.

Enquiries to:
Travis Scott, Operations Manager, North Queensland X-Ray Services
tscott@nqxray.com.au

Applications open until position is filled.


VR GP 

An exciting opportunity has come up in a very busy privately-owned practice, for a FT/PT VR, male/female GP, for an immediate start.

It is a fully Accredited teaching mixed billing clinic in the centre of the city in Townsville.

For the right applicant, gross billings/salary will be negotiable. The clinic use Best Practice medical software, in their rapidly growing state of the art modern medical centre.

The clinic has very experienced nursing, reception, and managerial staff, with onsite pathology SNP.

There is also visiting allied health professionals twice a week and a Radiology and pharmacy within walking distance.

Working hours are flexible. The clinic is open Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm, Saturday 9.30am-2pm (on roster).

Please email: townsvillehealth@gmail.com or Esmay@kingsroadmedicalcentre.com.au

All enquiries will be treated in the strictest of confidence.


Registered Nurse FT/PT

Job requirement:

  • RN with current AHPRA Registration & Degree in Nursing
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in GP Set-up
  • Salary as per Award 2010 ($28 – $30Hr)
  • Leave, Loading+ Super Contribution

Key performance criteria:

  • Develop, organise and manage clinics – community projects as required (Diabetes, Skin Care, Women’s Health, chronic diseases etc.)
  • Responsible for regulatory compliance with cold chain management
  • Accreditation requirements
  • Audits on equipment
  • Stock take and ordering of medical supplies
  • Wound management
  • Medicals
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Minor Surgery skills
  • Vaccinations (childhood and travel immunisations)
  • General Medical examinations
  • ECG, Spiro, Audio

At present position availability is 20hrs /week extendable in future.

Please send resume with cover letter to: admin@saharamedical.com.au

Published 15/5/2019


Locum VR GP needed for 2 weeks from July 1–July 13

Nurture Family Health Centre is looking for a Locum General Practitioner to join our wonderful team.

Nurture provides a multi-disciplinary approach by combing Medical and Allied health services under the same roof.

You will have the benefit of working with our team of Allied Health care providers including Women’s and Men’s health physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologist, Dietitian, Chiropractors, midwife, Psychologist.

The General Practitioner will have full nursing support from our practice nurse.

For more information or to apply, email Amanda Trail, Practice Manager: admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

Published 30/4/2019


Paediatric Occupational therapist needed for Maternity leave starting July 2019 and possible ongoing contract

Nurture Family Health Centre is looking for a Paediatric Occupational therapist needed for Maternity leave starting July 2019 and possible ongoing contract.

Nurture provides a multi-disciplinary approach by combing Medical and Allied health services under the same roof.

For more information or to apply, email Amanda Trail, Practice Manager: admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

Published 30/4/2019


Practice Nurse required for Maternity leave starting September 2019 (Immunisation experience essential)

Nurture Family Health Centre is looking for a Practice Nurse required for Maternity leave starting September 2019. Immunisation experience essential.

Nurture provides a multi-disciplinary approach by combing Medical and Allied health services under the same roof.

For more information or to apply, email Amanda Trail, Practice Manager: admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

Published 30/4/2019


Credentialed Mental Health Nurse

Townsville GP Superclinic is looking for a full time dedicated and experienced Mental Health Nurse who would look after in-house and external referred patients.

Purpose of the Position
To provide an exceptional standard of care to patients by enhancing the quality and delivery of health care in nursing services of the General Practice. They will provide a combination of direct clinical care and knowledge of clinical care systems delivering health promotion, health maintenance and prevention of illness through provision of evidence-based information and education to patients with physical or mental illnesses, disabilities and/or rehabilitation needs.

To assist the general practitioners within in house referrals along with external referred patients.

To provide Mental Health counselling sessions following a GP Mental Health Treatment Plan.

(The position requires that the Mental Health Nurse works within the scope of practice and all professional standards applicable including guidelines set by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and Australian College of Mental Health Nurses)

Essential

  • Current AHPRA registration
  • Credentialing with ACMHN
  • Private Indemnity Insurance
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a close Practice team environment
  • Computer Skills
  • Dedication to delivering high standards of patient care

Desirable

  • Previous experience in a General Practice or Primary Care setting
  • Experience with Best Practice software

Attractive offer – this vacancy can be filled on a part time salary or negotiated contract position.

For confidential enquiries please phone Wendy today 07 4035 8000, or email docrecruit@iig.com.au

For enquires after hours please phone Sharyn on 0409 242 424.

Published 3/5/2019

MACKAY & WHITSUNDAYS:


Deadly Choices Program Coordinator (ATSICHS)

Full time position based in Mackay

Exciting opportunity exists to join one of Queensland’s most progressive Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services.

The person we are seeking must be enthusiastic and committed to working as part of a proactive team focused on delivering the Deadly Choices Strategy, which provides culturally tailored Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health promotion, prevention and education. A particular focus of this position is on tobacco and smoking cessation across North Queensland and as such, only candidates willing to travel should apply.

Applications must address the Selection Criteria listed in the Position Description to be considered for the position.

For further information and to obtain a copy of the Position Description please contact HR Officer, Ms Amanda Prewett on 4957 9416 or email hr@atsichs.org.au

Applications close 12pm Monday 3rd June 2019.

www.atsichs.org.au

Published 24/05/2019.


General Practitioner (Rosslea Medical Centre Bowen)

Rosslea Medical Centre is seeking expressions of interest for a General Practitioner to join their team.

Rosslea Medical Centre is a modern facility with generous consult rooms, treatment room, and Beauty Therapy room.

On-site Pathology, Psychologists, Dietitian, and Physio.

For further information and confidential enquiries phone Rebecca 07 47580500, email practicemanager@rossleamedicalcentre.com.au

Published 08/05/2019.


Registered Nurse (My GP Mackay)

Registered Nurse for “three to five day week” required for immediate start at My GP Mackay, a busy two doctor general practice located at the Mater Hospital.

Accreditation to give vaccinations preferred. All applications to manager@mygpmackay.com.au

Published 30/4/2019.


Occupational Therapist (Tieri Medical Practice)

Tieri Medical Practice are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join their medical team of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, and psychologists in a coal mining community.

About the role

Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team to ensure an integrative and holistic approach to treatment. Occupational rehabilitation experience is a plus but not essential.

We ensure a high standard of treatment is maintained while ensuring appropriate rehabilitation and return to work programs are put in place.

The successful applicant will be required to complete treatment at both the practice and mine site.

Benefits and perks

Generous salary package including $125,000 + super, bonuses, accommodation assistance, work car, computer, phone, professional development, and support.

Skills and experience

Job requirements:

  • Minimum qualification Bachelor of Occupational Therapy and current
  • AHPRA registration
  • Ergonomic and workplace assessments
  • Communication with stakeholders and other health care providers
  • Current driver’s licence
  • Some travel for onsite visits

Please email practicemanager@tierimedical.com.au

Published 23/4/2019.


Registered Nurse (Glenden Medical Centre)

Glenden Medical Centre is seeking a Registered Nurse for a full time position within their team. The position includes subsidised housing and a generous salary package. The successful applicant will provide nursing care and clinical support to patients, medical and allied health staff, utilising the general practice.

Essential criteria:

  • Registered Nurse licensed to practice in Queensland.
  • Current QLD Practicing certificate.
  • Drug and Alcohol screening certificate.
  • Experience working in a primary health care setting.
  • Able to work as part of a small team.
  • Excellent communication skills with patients, their families, and with the other members of the General Practice Team.
  • Practice in accordance to industry standards and competency standards for registered nurses in general practice.

Please send resumes to practicemanager@tierimedical.com.au or call (07) 4984 8386 for more information.

Published 23/4/2019.


Nurse (Whitsunday Family Practice)

Whitsunday Family Practice are seeking an energetic and friendly nurse to join their growing medical centre. Their practice is modern, well equipped, and their staff are professional, friendly, and patient focused with a strong emphasis on continuing education and practice improvement.

General practice nurse experience preferred but not essential, if you are wishing to  join their dynamic and caring team, please forward your resume to manager@whitsundayfamilypractice.com.au

Currently the position is permanent part time, two days per week. With additional doctors joining their team in 2019, there will be the potential for increased hours following a trial period.


Registered Practice Nurse (Health on Central)

Health on Central is not your ordinary GP! Located in Andergrove, Mackay, Health on Central is a wellness destination flooded with natural light, vertical garden, bespoke fittings, and funky furniture. They provide quality, up-to-date, and thorough evidence-based medicine to the community and valued patients. Opened by Dr Nicole Higgins in May 2017, Health on Central is EXPANDING.

If you are vibrant, self motivated, creative, compassionate, and curious, Health on Central is the workplace for you!

Relationships and communication with patients is the heart of their practice.

They are currently seeking a permanent part-time (2 days per week) registered practice nurse to join the friendly, patient-focused team.

Essential criteria:

  • Registered nurse (RN): Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Current CPR certificate
  • Previous experience in General Practice
  • Knowledge of childhood immunisations
  • Experience in chronic disease management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Adaptable – Open to change and innovation

Skills and experience:

  • Best Practice software preferred
    • Immunisations and other injections
    • ECG’s, Spirometry and ear syringing
    • Wound management procedures and support GP’s during minor surgery
    • Care plans, health assessments and support patients with chronic illnesses
    • Equipment sterilisation

Please forward a covering letter and your resume to manager@healthoncentral.com.au. Applications close 28 March 2019.


General Practitioner (Slade Point Medical Centre)  

Busy general practice requires PT/FT General Practitioner. Excellent remuneration with mixed billing and a large patient base.

The state of the art practice is a large, modern practice with 5 consultation rooms, and a well-equipped 2 bay treatment room.

Onsite services include a Pathologist, Psychologist, Dietitian, Physiotherapist,  Mental Health Nurse and a dedicated Registered Nurse for Chronic Disease Management.

The area has DWS and RLRP- IMG Doctors are encouraged to apply.  GPs are paid in accordance with their Qualifications (VR/Non VR) and P/T & F/T positions available. Enumeration package is negotiable.

For more information or to apply, contact Dr Pankaj Malik on 0430 917 635 for a confidential discussion.

Email: admin@sladepoint.com.au
Website: www.sladepoint.com.au


General Practitioner (Queens Beach Medical Centre) 

Queens Beach Medical Centre (QBMC) in Bowen, North Queensland, is currently seeking a full time, generally registered GP (preferably VR). QBMC is a doctor-owned practice with a long history in the local area. QBMC is a fully computerised, mixed billing practice that is accredited with AGPAL.  QBMC is DWS eligible.

The Practice currently has 3 GPs, 1 RN, 2 ENs, Practice Manager, and admin staff.

Remuneration: 60% of fees with a view to negotiate an associateship position after the initial probationary period.

Applicants will preferably:

  • Be an unrestricted VR GP or alternatively will have worked a minimum 2 years in an Australian GP clinic and/or Australian hospital and be working on a pathway towards Fellowship;
  • Have General Registration with AHPRA
  • Be an Australian permanent resident or Australian citizen
  • Be able to work on call – we have a roster with the local hospital so on call is only 1 night a week every 3-4 weeks and regular nursing home visits

Please email your CV to aliciaf@qbmc.com.au


General Practitioner (Proserpine)

Proserpine Medical Centre is currently looking to expand to meet the increasing needs of the Proserpine community and surrounding areas. Full-time and Part-Time positions are currently available. Salary is negotiable for the successful applicant.

About the practice:

  • Family friendly mixed billing practice
  • Solo GP with 30yrs experience in Rural Medicine
  • Dedicated team of Registered and Endorsed Nurses
  • Supportive environment, passionate practice manager and reception team
  • Best practice software

Some information about Proserpine and the surrounding area:

  • Proserpine is a DWS.
  • Proserpine is located 20km from Airlie Beach and close to Shute Harbour which is the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands. Within close proximity are natural waterfalls, Bowen, Mackay and plenty of beaches. There is an airport located approximately 10mins south from Proserpine with regular flights to and from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

To apply please provide a current CV with 3 references and a cover letter covering off the Key Selection Criteria (as below) with a maximum of 2 pages.

Selection criteria

  1. Provide evidence of an Australian or recognised medical degree.
  2. Current and appropriate registration with the Medical Board of Australia, or be eligible for such.
  3. Applied knowledge, skills and experience in general practice as appropriate for the position
  4. Satisfactory participation in quality improvement and continuing professional development to at least the same standards as the Royal Australian College of General Practice’s (RACGP) Quality Assurance and Continuing Professional Development (QA & CPD) Program.
  5. Training in CPR, undertaken within the past three years.
  6. Training in medical emergencies, undertaken within the past six months
  7. Current Medical Indemnity Cover or be eligible for such
  8. A current Criminal Record Screening
  9. A current C Class (Open) Driver’s Licence.

For more information about this role, please contact the Practice Manager Leni on (07) 4945-1622 or email info@proserpinemedicalcentre.com.au


VR General Practitioner (Mirani Medical Centre) 

Mirani Medical Centre, a long established privately owned practice, is a cornerstone of the community. The practice have been caring for families of the Pioneer Valley and beyond for over 50 years. Close to shops, public swimming pool, National Parks, churches, fresh water holes and their very own Platypus Beach! Country living that’s only 30 minutes from the CBD of Mackay.

Due to increased growth in the area, Mirani Medical Centre have renovated their practice with the latest technology and equipment. By increasing clinical space, there is now the opportunity for a VR GP to join their highly skilled Australian and Great British team.

The mixed billing practice is well respected and has huge earning potential. The present GP is wanting to share their 3,500 patients, nursing home patients, and waiting list with the appointed applicant! (State average is 1 GP per 980 patients)

Mirani Medical Centre are offering flexible hours and holidays, full time support from practice nurses, management, administration, and in house IT, as well as an amazing team of friendly and very happy experienced long term staff.

Email your enquiries or CV to Practice Manager Simon Turner at admin@miranimedical.com.au.

For more information, visit www.miranimedical.com.au or phone (07) 4959 1140.


General Practitioner (Collinsville Family Practice) 

Collinsville Family Practice is currently looking for a GP to join their team.

The practice team has professional and friendly staff:  2 GP Position’s, 2 Registered Nurses, Practice Manager and Administrative staff.

  • Fully accredited GP clinic with AGPAL
  • Fully computerised
  • Bulk Billing Practice
  • District of Workforce Shortage eligible
  • All equipment provided.

The practice provides a wide range of General Practice services to the community, including Health Assessments, Chronic Disease Management Plans, Acute Medical Emergencies, Pre-employment Medicals, Child Health, Cervical Screening, Vaccinations and Minor Medical Procedures.  We endeavor to expand our services to meet community needs.

Practice Hours are: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm, Saturday 9am – 12noon

The town of Collinsville is located in the Whitsunday Region of Queensland 86 kilometre’s inland form the coastal town of Bowen, with a local  population of 1300 people.  The town has two fully operating open cut coal mines and multiple solar farms within the region, these dramatically increase the population of transient workers. This transient population then impacts the workload within local medical facilities.  Collinsville Family Practice is the only Practice within our small rural town. We can offer a country lifestyle with close access to many coastal beaches. The town has much to offer for those looking to explore a diverse and relaxed lifestyle.

After Hours is currently organised by the Collinsville Hospital.

Candidate profile:

Require a motivated individual who is committed to providing quality medical services within a diverse community.

Unique opportunity to join a strong and supportive team within an accredited Practice.

For more information or to apply, please contact susano@collinsvillefp.com.au


Midwife / Lactation Consultant (Central Queensland Rural Health) 

Central Queensland Rural Health is seeking an enthusiastic Midwife/Lactation Consultant to establish a unique role across the communities within the Whitsunday region. You will have the relevant qualifications and credentialing from a recognised tertiary institution and current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

You will be responsible for establishing and providing Community Midwifery and/or Lactation Support services based in General Practice Surgeries whilst developing and conducting programs with an educational and supportive focus on antenatal and postnatal care.

You will adopt a primary health care approach to Midwifery service delivery through developing and maintaining relationships with other health service providers located in the communities where they provide services.

You will have wide-ranging knowledge of Midwifery services with the demonstrated ability to keep abreast of and evaluate current knowledge and trends.

You will be able to demonstrate high level of responsibility and initiative, ability to cope with and instigate change and organisational ability and have an understanding of teamwork and the health service delivery process within Queensland and primary Health Care service provision models in Queensland.

Desirable outcomes:

  • Hold an International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) qualification, or be prepared to work towards this
  • Current registration with AHPRA with Midwifery endorsement
  • First Aid/CPR Certificate
  • Possession of a current Queensland Drivers Licence

Central Queensland Rural Health offer:

  • A supportive and dynamic work environment
  • Professional learning and development opportunities
  • The chance to really make a difference
  • An autonomous, self-directed position

To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact:
Karla Tarry
(07) 4992 1040
karla.tarry@cqrdgp.com.au


Medical Receptionist

Proserpine Medical Centre is seeking a full time Medical Receptionist to work in their busy rural practice. It would be beneficial if the applicant does have previous medical experience. Please be aware that this position is in Proserpine.

To find out more or to apply, please contact Leni, Practice Manager, via email leneen.joice@gmail.com or phone (07) 4945 1622

Proserpine Medical Centre, 60a Main Street, Proserpine 4800


Permanent General Practitioner 

The Herbert Street Family Medical Centre is a private medical practice owned by the Girudala Community Co-Operative Society (www.girudala.com.au) which is a local indigenous community organization that also runs a housing co-operative and many health, family support and employment projects.  The centre will run as a mixed fee for service and bulk billing practice with a focus on preventative health care and management of chronic illness.  It has been operating from July 2010 and is open to the whole community.

The Centre has 2 consulting rooms, a procedure room, tea room and 2 areas for visiting allied health specialists on the main street on Bowen.  On staff are a 1 Locum General Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Enrolled Nurses, Trainee Indigenous Health Worker, Practice Manager and a Receptionist.  The centre is situated in a duplex setting with a private dental practice as a neighbour.

The successful applicants will be seeing some Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander clients, utilising the Close the Gap Initiative for Indigenous Health including the Practice Incentive Program (PIP) and PBS Co-Payment Scheme.  We would like our staff to be community minded and support the community not for profit sector.  We would also like staff to posess a healthy appreciation of and commit to utilise chronic disease prevention and management community health programs on offer in community.

Download the full job advertisement here

For more information or to apply, contact:

Cherie Ives, Practice Manager
Herbert Street Family Medical Centre
Ph (07) 4786 3833 / Fax (07) 4786 3855
Email: reception@hsfmc.com.au

Published 15/5/2019


Locum – General Practitioner – Bowen, Whitsundays

Dates required: From 10 June 2019 onwards

You will see approximately 25+ patients per day approx.

  • $6,000 per week ($1,200 per day) paid on a weekly basis
  • We are a sole practice, so it does get quite busy as you will be the only GP in the practice
  • You will not be required to be on call
  • Your hours of work would be:
    • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm, closing for lunch hour 12:30 – 1:30pm
    • Thursday & Friday: 7:00am – 3:00pm, lunch hour: 12:00am – 1:00pm
  • We use Medical Director and Pracsoft 3.17.3 at our practice.  We would prefer that the doctor to be familiar with this computer software.
  • We are General Practice, not an AMS, but we do focus on Indigenous Health.  We would like the doctor to be familiar or willing to learn and perform Health Checks (Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander, 4yro, 45-49 & 75+) and Care Plans
  • The General Practitioner will be expected to perform Pap Smears
  • The General Practitioner will need General Registration as we cannot provide supervision.
  • Surgery Vehicle is provided for GP to use
  • Accommodation (2 Brm Unit) & Flights (within Australia only) will be paid for the GP only.
  • You will need to visit the nursing homes (if required, usually booked during the day) or complete a home visit for our regular patient if requested (home visits are at the Drs discretion)
  • Locum GPs will be picked up from the Proserpine-Whitsunday Airport

Download the full job advertisement here

For more information or to apply, contact:

Cherie Ives, Practice Manager
Herbert Street Family Medical Centre
Ph (07) 4786 3833 / Fax (07) 4786 3855
Email: reception@hsfmc.com.au

Published 15/5/2019

OTHER LOCATIONS


Psychologist (Northern Australia Primary Health Ltd)

  • Numerous positions available across different locations and clinical environments
  • Full Time/Part Time Options Available
  • Northern Australia Primary Health Limited, let’s you focus on what you enjoy most – your clients, as we take care of your business requirements.

Northern Australia Primary Health Limited (NAPHL) is seeking dedicated and highly driven clinical psychologist or psychologist to provide therapeutic services to individuals across the lifespan who are experiencing a difficult time in their life’s.

What’s on Offer
Are you looking for a working environment that looks after your appointment scheduling, billing, administration, quality and compliance, and technology support, situated in the beautiful Tropics along the North QLD Coast? Working with NAPHL means you will be able to have a tropical lifestyle and enjoy the rewarding work of making a significant difference to people’s lives. This means you will receive:

  • Guaranteed Salaried income
  • Up to $15,999 Salary sacrifice
  • Discount private health insurance
  • 4 weeks Annual Leave (plus leave loading)
  • 10 paid Personal Sick/Carer Leave days per annum
  • Administrative support
  • Supervision
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Professional indemnity insurance coverage

We are looking for Clinician’s who:

  • A minimum 2 years’ experience
  • Are autonomous and self-directed with exceptional clinical and therapeutic skills
  • Eligible to obtain a Medicare Provider number
  • Have current registration with AHPRA
  • Previous experience working with complex clients
  • Have experience in providing evidence-based interventions in an approach that is safe, inclusive, respectful and welcoming.

The Role
The Mental Health Clinician will:

  • Provide high quality clinical care across the lifespan for various psychological problems such as anxiety, depression, and other common disorders.
  • Conduct biopsychosocial assessment, case formulation and treatment planning for psychological problems
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients and their family, referrers (GPs), and other relevant stakeholders
  • Conduct risk assessments and risk management planning.
  • Participate in clinical case review meetings, supervision and multi-disciplinary team meetings to ensure high quality service delivery.
  • Maintain case records, in the agreed format and within expected timeframes that clearly document activities undertaken and ensure all documentation is comprehensive, factual and complies with relevant legislation, professional guidelines and organisational policies.
  • Adheres to ethical and professional guidelines as per professional code of conduct

You will report to the Senior Director of Mental Health Services via the Clinical Lead, whose commitment is to be approachable, supportive and who strives to ensure a safe and enjoyable workplace. There will be strong encouragement for innovation in providing therapy services to individuals and in supporting quality initiatives.

Applications should consist of your CV, together with a covering letter of no more than 2 pages in length detailing your experience relevant to the Knowledge & Experience Requirements in the Position Description. Applications should be sent to recruitment@naphl.com.au

For more information please contact HR Manager, Alison on (07) 4421 7874.


VR General Practitioners for multiple positions throughout Queensland

Fullerton Health is an international medical practice group.

Fullerton Health Medical Clinics are seeking VR General Practitioners (locally and Internationally trained) to take up various roles in clinics within Queensland, including some in Cairns.

Most are not DWS however we do have a couple of these available in Cairns.

We are looking for full time, part time and locum GP’s to join our existing teams as we look to expand and grow our clinics across Queensland.

We offer very competitive rates to our GP’s in all locations. Permanent roles could include sign on payments and initial hourly guarantees.

We provide full nursing and admin support to them as well as dedicated Practice Managers.

If you would like to know more about opportunities with Fullerton Health, please contact Ros Williams on: ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au or phone 0427 627 175 for a confidential chat. http://fullertonhealthmedicalcentres.com.au


Project Officer – House Call Doctor

House Call Doctor is Queensland’s largest provider of after-hours in home healthcare, providing a much-needed service to a diverse community throughout the State from the Gold Coast right through to Townsville and Cairns.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and other funding bodies you will be adept at managing and overseeing multiple projects. You will be responsible for working towards delivering projects to improve the model of care in the after-hours and support General Practices. You will work with general practice, allied health, pharmacies and community health care providers to drive improvements and greater integration in primary health care and ensure that services are better tailored to meet the needs of the local community.

This is a great opportunity to become involved with an organisation that is dedicated to driving positive change in the health space to improve health outcomes, working within a flexible work environment and with a friendly and supportive team.

An attractive remuneration package is on offer, $70,000 to $90,000, commensurate with skills and experience.

To apply, please respond to the key selection criteria as outlined, and attach a current resume with a personalised cover letter to james@housecalldoctor.com.au

Download the full position description here.

Published 18/4/2019