Permanent Staff Specialist Physician

Job details

Location: NSW
Salary: As per the staff specialist State Award
Reference: Ad-580
Posted: about 3 years ago

Job description

Provide professional specialist general medicine care to public and private patients of the facility, consistent with the clinical privileges and role delineation determined by Far West Local Health District.

You will provide high quality care for patients and their families/significant others.

Ensure adequate communication occurs between clinicians within the organisation. Ensure detailed patient care treatment plans are in place to support the timely management of patients.

Ensure a high standard of clinical record documentation is maintained. This includes utilization of paper based systems and electronic systems compatible with hospital systems, and keeping appropriate databases up-to-date.

Ensure effective patient handover and transfer of care.

Ensure appropriate communication occurs with medical practitioners external to the organisation regarding patients under their care, including providing detailed discharge summaries as indicated.

Provide reliable and responsive on-call services (when privileged to do so). Attendance when requested is to be within thirty minutes of call, or otherwise within a timeframe consistent with the needs of the specialty as determined and approved by the Network.

For more information regarding this position, please contact Oliver Simmons on 02 9641 2417 or if it is more convenient for you