The Role and Department
As an O&G Staff Specialist you will provide a generalist consultant role in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, including inpatient and outpatient care to public and private patients of the Royal Hobart Hospital, and is involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in addition to actively participating in
research. You are will also have the opportunity to provide clinical leadership as a member of the team as well as leading the
Experience in Obstetric Ultrasound would be advantageous.
The Royal Hobart Hospital is the tertiary referral centre for the State and provides tertiary care in most major areas of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. There is a level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit which is also the tertiary referral unit for the state of Tasmania. The Royal Hobart Hospital is the primary teaching hospital for the University Of Tasmania School Of Medicine.
Hobart, nestled amongst the foothills of Mt Wellington, combines heritage charm with a modern lifestyle in a setting of exceptional beauty. It's no wonder Lonely Planet has called Hobart one of the top ten spots to visit in the world right now.
Hobart is Tasmania's capital city and the second oldest capital in Australia, after Sydney. Located at the entrance to the Derwent River, its well-preserved surrounding bushland reaches close to the city centre and beaches line the shores of the river and estuary beyond.
Award-winning restaurants offer fine dining experiences using the best Tasmanian produce recognised by the world's best chefs, while on the waterfront punts and fishmongers sell the freshest seafood straight from the Southern Ocean.
The cost of living is low compared to many areas in Australia while the property market enjoys significantly lower prices than on mainland Australia, and is attracting considerable interest from families and investors
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