An opportunity for a Specialist Anaesthetist looking for a great lifestyle with challenging and rewarding work in rural medicine on the idyllic Sapphire Coast, NSW.
What's the Job? Connect Medical is looking for a Specialist Anaesthetist for South Eastern NSW to provide a safe, efficient and effective Anaesthetic, pre-admission and acute pain services to patients, including providing support to ICU/HDU. The 90 bed South-East Regional Hospital first opened its doors to patients in March 2016. It is approximately 2.5 hours from Canberra by road and has daily flights to both Sydney (3 x daily) and Melbourne (2 x daily) from nearby Merimbula. It provides an emergency department, medical and surgical inpatient beds, a maternity unit, paediatric unit, a critical care unit, operating theatres including day surgery, renal dialysis chairs, oncology area, Hospital in the Home and separate mental health unit. A sub-acute rehabilitation unit opened in early 2018. There are 3 operating theatres and 1 procedure room performing over 4000 operations and procedures per year (2018); 300 deliveries per annum and a 6-bed critical care unit (ICU/HDU/CCU). It is fully equipped with ‘state of the art’ anaesthetic machines (GE Aisys) and monitoring, both in the operating suite, the Emergency Department and the critical care unit. This includes ultrasound/echo machines and videolaryngoscopes. The Department of Anaesthesia’s current medical establishment is approximately 7 FTE Anaesthetists including 6 FANZCAs, 3 GP Anaesthetists and an international medical graduate (SIMG). What's on offer? Attractive Salary Package Opportunities for service development Work/Life balance Commitment to ongoing professional development
Specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia in Anaesthetics and Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Anaesthetists Suitable applicants who are expected to be awarded their Fellowship within six months will be considered (if successful, the applicant will not be eligible to commence their appointment until the relevant specialist recognition is complete). Current Driver's Licence Connect Personnel Medical is a boutique medical recruitment agency. With friendly service and extensive experience, we make sure you get the most from your new job.