APT General Medicine
Join a fantastic team in General Medicine at Peninsula Health.
We care about people and pride ourselves on creating a positive and friendly working environment. We value excellence in clinical care coupled with leadership qualities and a strong team spirit. We encourage and actively support involvement in academic activities like teaching and research.
General Medicine is a large and busy Department, with 5 General Medicine Units at Frankston Hospital as well as another Medical Unit at Rosebud Hospital, staffed at senior level by a very strong team of 6 full-time consultant physicians (many with sub-specialty interests) plus 7 VMO consultants.
A number of Advanced Physician Training positions in general and acute care medicine will be available in 2019. The 6 month General Medicine rotations provide comprehensive broad exposure to a wide range of inpatients, and includes General Medicine clinic as well as opportunities to attend a sub-specialty clinic of interest.
Peninsula Health is accredited for 24 months of core training and 12 months of non-core training in General Medicine. Potential 6 month specialty rotations include: Cardiology, Intensive Care, Gastroenterology, Peri-operative Medicine, Endocrinology and a Senior Medical Registrar role.
There is ample opportunity for the successful applicant to contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate education, and develop clinical research projects.
About Peninsula Health
Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.
Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.
Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.
How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration
•Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
•Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
•Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person's uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community - regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.
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Contact Person Debbie Hobbs
Alternate Contact PersonPeter Watts
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Closing Date 12/08/2018
Position Description Advanced Physician Trainee General Medicine.pdf