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We have exciting opportunities within Emergency Medicine commencing 2022.  Work in Sub-Tropical Queensland and enjoy coastal living in Bundaberg!

  • Fantastic lifestyle in subtropical Queensland.
  • June and August 2022 start dates
  • 12 month contract
  • Coastal living with islands, waterways and beaches, as well as national parks and Great Barrier Reef.
  • Regular daily flights to Brisbane and Sydney.

This is a PHO level position which is in-between a SHO and Junior Registrar grade post – perfect for those keen to pursue their career path within Emergency Medicine.  Ideally suited to PGY4+ possessing 9-12 months experience within Emergency Medicine.

The Hospital

Bundaberg Hospital is the largest hospital in Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. It is a 249-bed facility that offers general services such as 24-hour Emergency Department, acute inpatient services, Outpatient services, medical imaging, pathology, and pharmacy. Specialist services include specialist services include; Cardiology, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, endocrinology, Paediatrics ( including Paediatric ENT), Palliative care, O&G, orthopaedics, breast screening and cancer care.  The Emergency department consists of 15 Consultants, 6 Medical Officers, 14 PHO/ Registrars and 10 RMO’s and you will be well supported in this role.   The department sees circa 50,000-55,000 presentations per annum.

The Location

The Coral Coast region of Queensland is a 4 hour drive north of Brisbane and its regional centre, Bundaberg, is centred on the picturesque Burnett River. The area is nestled below the Southern Great Barrier Reef and represents an incredible place to lead the life you always wanted to have. It really does provide a platform to enjoy a laid back, easy going subtropical coastal lifestyle that only Queensland can offer. Just 15 minutes drive from the city are the pristine shores of Coral Coast.  Here you can fish, dive, whale and dolphin spot, snorkel the Lady Musgrave and Lady Elliot coral cays or experience the turtle-nesting phenomenon at the Mon Repos Turtle Rookery.

Find out more about the region here

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Sharon today.

sharon@headmedical.com / +44 (0) 131 240 5276

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