About the Job

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With the beach just a five minute walk from the hospital, this is an ideal location to enjoy life by the coast and enjoy the stunning  ocean views!

  • Relaxed coastal lifestyle, surf beaches and superb diving spots
  • Visit Pink Lake (Hutt Lagoon)
  • Only a 45 minute flight from Perth.
  • Well-equipped and staffed hospital in a regional setting

The Hospital

The facility is a 100 bed hospital, currently undergoing redevelopment which includes significant expansion of the emergency department and provision for an Integrated Mental Health Unit and Intensive Care/High Dependency Unit. It is a referral centre for the entire region with a very busy Emergency Department and Medical Department. Other towns in the region have small hospitals with service provided by GPs in private practice.  Extended medical services are also provided, such as renal dialysis with a 12 bed unit, palliative care, with an Oncology centre and dedicated Chemotherapy unit, Stroke and Rehab unit. Hospital in the Home service (HITH) and Post-Acute Care service (PACS) are also provided. The hospital has a 6 bed high dependency unit, pathology unit and Radiology department. Visiting specialists, including medical oncology, haematology and renal physicians provide varied learning opportunities for junior doctors. 

 

The Location

Geraldton is situated in the Midwest Region of the State and is an attractive seaside community 260m (420km) North of the State's capital, Perth. It’s a 45 minute flight from Perth. There’s some beautiful sights along the way; pristine beaches, national parks and carpets of wildflowers.

With marina-living available on the waterfront, semi-rural acreages for hobby farmers or new housing estates, there is variety of lifestyle options to suit your needs. The area is known for its sailing, kite, wind and wave surfing, and is home to some of the best diving sights along the WA coastline.

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

sharon@headmedical.com / +44 (0) 131 240 527

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