Greenslopes Private Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a Paediatrician wishing to establish a VMO private practice. This opportunity presents as some existing mature Paediatricians seek to expand further into full time community private practice. In addition to providing general paediatric services to the local community, the hospital requires Paediatricians to take referrals from Obstetricians and be available for deliveries, both elective and emergency. The right candidate/s will be available to care for neonates admitted to the Special Care Nursery and participate in the Paediatric On Call Roster. We would also be interested to speak with Qld Health staff Specialist Paediatricians who have an interest in transitioning to private practice.
Greenslopes Private Hospital has:
· Over 1000 births per year
· A Level 2 Special Care Nursery
· Consulting suites available onsite
· Ability to assist with marketing to GPs and other Specialists to establish your referral base
Greenslopes Private Hospital is Australia's largest, private teaching hospital situated 5km from the Brisbane CBD. Our 601-bed hospital provides comprehensive care for private patients, including the privately insured, entitled veterans, war widows and self-insured. As a major tertiary referral centre in Queensland, Greenslopes offers a full range of inpatient and day services across all specialities.
In 2013, Greenslopes established its maternity service offering a modern state-of-the-art service supported by a special care nursery and well-baby nursery.
Greenslopes offers the very best in critical care services with a 16 bed Intensive Care Unit, 29 bed Coronary Care Unit and a FACEM led Emergency Centre attending to close to over 20,000 presentations per year
Candidates must have FRACP(Paeds), hold specialist registration with AHPRA and are eligible for an unrestricted Medicare provider number.
We look forward to welcoming you to the team at Greenslopes Private Hospital.
For further information, please contact:
Chris Went, Chief Executive Officer
Greenslopes Private Hospital
T: 61 7 3394 7395
Location: Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital - Porirua
Contract: Full-time, six months fixed-term
About the role
We are looking for a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon to join our team of four to provide paediatric surgery to the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand.
The service covers specialities in paediatric surgery including urology, neonatal surgery, chest wall and thoracic surgery. The oncology service for our centre is provided by Christchurch. The roster is 1:4. Outreach clinics are provided to the region.
- Treat patients at local and regional clinics
- Operate at Wellington Regional Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital
- Provide clinical care to patients at Wellington (including neonates)
- Work in collaboration with the team and to teach junior staff and medical students from the University of Otago at Wellington
Skills and experience:
- Vocationally registered in Paediatrics Surgery with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
- FRACS (Paediatrics Surgery) or equivalent and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
- A subspecialty interest in Paediatric urology including hypospadias surgery
- Relevant training and experience
- Have a current driver's licence
About the organisation
Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals - Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua - as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.
The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB's and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the three DHB sub-region - greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.
Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community. CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.
CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.
How to apply
Applications close Monday,31 January 2021 and can only be accepted when submitted through our CCDHB Careers website.
For further information on this role, please email [email protected] and please indicate the vacancy number (SMO02-21) and job title in the subject line.