Fixed Term Full Time
86 hours per fortnight
2020 Clinical Year commencing February 2020
Your Provisional Fellow year Why Ballarat
Join a team of 27 Consultant Anaesthetists, 8 anaesthetic registrars and 3 HMOs.
The six main theatres and two Procedure Rooms undertake nearly 10,000 cases per year.
The Department supports an Obstetric Service of 1200 deliveries per annum, as well as a two room Cardiac Intervention Suite.
Two specialist pain physicians lead our Acute Pain Service and conduct clinics for persistent pain patients, as well as perform interventional pain procedures.
All surgery specialties are catered for with the exception of cardiac surgery and neurosurgery.
Opportunities exist to gain further experience in paediatric, obstetrics, thoracic and vascular anaesthesia prior to commencing specialist practice.
ANZCA has approved a new publicorpatient partnership to enable a provisional fellow to work with consultant anaesthetists and St John of God Hospital, Ballarat, one day per week. Emphasis in this program is expected to be upper GI and thoracic surgery.
Excellent opportunities to use your non clinical time for research, teaching and other professional development activities.
Ballarat Health Services is a significant trials site for the ANZCA Clinical Trials Network, with current involvement in PADDI and ROCKET trials.
Medical students from the University of Melbourne Rural Clinical School and Deakin Clinical School attend and undertake their anaesthetic training in the department.
A long established culture of audit exists, with MandM Meetings being held every second week.
Ballarat Health Services is an expanding and well regarded multi service regional health organisation, and a major service provider for the Grampians Region pop 200,000+ with over 24,000 annual admissions.
Ballarat Health Services comprises the Base Hospital 221 acute beds , Queen Elizabeth Centre Sub Acute Care 70 beds and Psychiatric Services 67 beds . New short stay unit and modern, emergency, critical care, ambulatory, aged care and rehabilitation facilities uniquely integrate in patient, ambulatory, community and home based services. Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.
Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne 70 minutes .
You will be a registered medical practitioner AHPRA and be a registered ANZCA trainee registrar position , have passed the final FANZCA examination or a trainee of the College of Intensive Care Medicine. Enquiries to be directed to Dr Greg Henderson, Director of Anaesthesia via email .
Applications must be submitted on line. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check and Immunisation Clearance.
BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex LGBTI people.
Job Title :
2020 Anaesthetic Fellow
Work type :
Healthcare and Medical
Resident Only :
Only People with the right to work in Australia / New Zealand may apply for this position.