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GP/Medical Officer

Job Requisition Number:  6433
Date:  14-Sep-2021
Location: 

ADELAIDE,, SA, AU, 5000

Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?
 

At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.

 

About us 

 

Wellbeing SA’s My Home Hospital program bought to you by Calvary and Medibank in an exciting new joint venture to deliver and grow one of Australians largest hospital from home programs.

 

Through the support of the South Australian Government, Wellbeing SA’s My Home Hospital’s vision is to provide better healthcare outcomes for all our patients in a way that best suits their needs. 


With the help of a dedicated and highly skilled team, we aim to deliver a higher proportion of acute hospital care in the comfort of patient’s homes providing them greater comfort, experience and choice.


A unique opportunity to influence positive change in healthcare:


MHH is committed to providing safe, high quality and effective health care services that address the holistic (physical, social, psychological and spiritual) needs of our patients and their families and carers. Our design of the MHH model has been informed by core principles that embody the change that we want to see (and create) in acute care. They are aligned with our own organisational principles and with the principles for the MHH program.
 
GP/Medical Officer
 
The GP/Medical Officer position provides patient care and applies medical knowledge and experience in the clinical diagnosis, investigation, treatment and ongoing management of patients in the MHH.

 

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, the GP/Medical Officer will apply medical knowledge and experience in the diagnosis, investigation and treatment of patients and maintain effective communication with patients and their carers/family, MHH staff, medical colleagues including General Practitioners.
 
Maintaining medical records in accordance with MHH policy and procedures, including the accurate and timely production of discharge summaries, the appointee will participate in after-hours roster as required and support the supervision of registrars and medical students.
 
About You
 
Fully registered as a medical practitioner with AHPRA you have experience as medical registrar, General Practitioner and/or with specialty interest.
With demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team you assist interns and residents to grow and develop their clinical skills and knowledge. You must have the ability to apply theoretical knowledge and experience in determining the appropriate clinical diagnosis, investigations and treatment of patients in line with clinical risk and compliance frameworks.


This role does require to you demonstrate a minimum 5 years’ experience as a qualified Medical Officer including APHRA registration. Throughout the process you will be asked to complete a National Police check and Working with Children Check. This position also requires for you to have a current driver’s license along with vehicle, registration, and car insurance.

 

A career with us
 
With flexible working options, our people have choice in how and where they work. We’re also committed to supporting better accessibility for our customers and our people. If we call you to discuss this role, you’ll also get the opportunity to chat about any adjustments.


Please note applicants will be required to work 12 hour shifts across a 7 day roster. This role can be offered as either part time or full time on a 3 year fixed term contract.


We value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers. We're also committed to supporting better accessibility for our people. If we call you to discuss this role, you'll also get the opportunity to chat about any adjustments that will allow you to be your best in the role.


 


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