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Fixed Term Full Time
Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.
An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic Unaccredited Medical Registrars to join the COVID Unit for the remainder for the 2020 Clinical Year.
Details of Department
The Department of General Medicine provides services to both inpatients and outpatients of Austin Health. The Department admits patients under the General Medicine bed card and provides outpatient services via clinics. Service is also provided to ambulatory patients in the Ambulatory Care Centre and in the Emergency Department. The Department also provides consultative services to other units within the hospital.
The COVID Unit was set up in response to the global pandemic and is a joint effort between the General Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Respiratory departments. The unit admits and manages patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, acting as an acute assessment unit, and provides advise and facilitation of COVID-19 testing for patients in ED and on the wards. It is also linked with Austin Health's COVID-19 Screening Clinic and supports medical staffing of the clinic.
Details of position/position requirements
Under the guidance of Medical Consultants, Unaccredited Medical Registrars at Austin Health provide in-patient and out-patient care in general and acute medicine. Registrars will rotate through COVID Screening Clinic, COVID Admitting, and COVID Ward shifts, working closely with the Departments of General Medicine and Infectious Diseases.
Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.
Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
Click on ‘Apply Now’ at the end of this page. You will be directed to sign in/register through the Austin Health Careers Site. Complete the registration process as prompted.
Please note: You will be required to attach copies of the following to your online application:
Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Employment History Datasheet (upload as Selection Criteria Response)
Working with Children's Check Card
Enquiries: Taylah Martin
Ph: (03) 9496 5267
Applications Close: 27/09/2020