Senior Medical Officer - Thames Hospital Emergency Department

Senior Medical Officer - Thames Hospital Emergency Department

Occupation
GP - Locum

Come and join us in Thames, at the gateway to the Coromandel!

We are seeking applicants for positions in our rural emergency medicine department.
The emergency department is staffed by an eclectic mix of doctors – rural specialists, emergency medical officers and emergency specialists. We assess all patients presenting acutely to the hospital and treat or admit as required. We provide procedural sedation for both adults and children when necessary. Thames is accredited for training medical students years 4 and 6, and for rural medicine registrar training.

Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of experience in rural or emergency medicine
  • An understanding of the challenges and rewards of rural hospital practice
  • Current acute life support courses – adult, paediatric
  • Enthusiasm to join the hospital and wider community

Desirable:

  • FDRHM, FACEM
  • Postgraduate certificate in clinician performed US

For more information and to apply, please visit the website. For any queries about the role please contact Dr. Gillian Twinem, Clinical Director of Thames Hospital.
Closing Date: Open until filled