General Practitioner (VR GP) - North of Melbourne, Vic

Job Title: General Practitioner (VR GP) - North of Melbourne, Vic
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Victoria, Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO-1909-38517_1567467168
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2019 09:32

Job Description

General Practitioners take pride in working within a remote community and making a difference whilst still living a commutable distance from Melbourne CBD

* Family owned and operated practice
* Established patient base and new patients being turned away daily
* DPA approved location / MMM 4 / RRMA 5

The opportunity:
Our client is seeking an experienced rural GP to join their established clinic. You will be fully booked from Day 1 as the practice is currently turning away new patients and has a number of senior practitioners wishing to phase in retirement. Varied and diverse medicine with a 50/50 mix of bulk billed and privately billed presentations. The group has also recently opened a second clinic 15 minutes out of town and new staff also have the option to work at one site or across the 2 sites. Some nursing home visits may be required due to the aging population. All doctors are required to also provide 2 days on call coverage for the small hospital service each week. This rotational roster is shared equally amongst all doctor in the town and receive an additional hourly on call rate and % of medical billings. Acute presentations are minimal with most major traumas bypassing the hospital to go to the larger facility in Epping.

This mixed billing, Practice operates 9am to 5pm; Monday to Friday and utilizes Medical Director & PracSoft clinical software. As an accredited teaching practice, you will regularly find Registrars and medical students in the practice. Excellent nursing support with 3 part time RNs and a nurse coordinator. With fully equipped treatment and procedure rooms available for minor ops candidates with a special interest are strongly encouraged to apply.

You'll be fully booked from day one! Enjoy great remuneration, support and accessibility.

Located across the road from the train station and an easy commute from Craigieburn or other northern Melbourne suburbs this pleasant, friendly practice offers the best of both rural medicine and city living.

* Current specialist registration with AHPRA
* Full Working Rights in Australia
* Position suitable for International Medical Graduates within their Moratorium CTA

This position is ideal for those wanting to practice in a remote location with convenient access, find out more today from Ochre Recruitment! (Quote Ref:38517)

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