- Busy, modern tertiary teaching hospital
- Set on the banks of the Murray River- perfect for foodies and wine lovers!
- 1 hour flight to either Melbourne or Adelaide
The hospital is a modern 165 bed (level 1) Tertiary teaching hospital managed by Ramsay Health Care is requiring a Staff Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon to join their Department of Surgery. It provides public hospital services on behalf of the Victorian Government to the community, covering a population of approximately 60,000 people. The hospital’s Emergency Department is the regional trauma centre, and other services include medical, oncology, obstetrics, paediatrics and ICU and retrieval services.
Department of Surgery:
There are currently two 24 bed units providing surgical and medical care, supported by 3 operating theatres, endoscopy suite and a 16 bed day unit. Orthopaedic Surgeons participate in the On-Call roster and in Orthopaedic outpatient clinics at the Ramsay Specialist Clinic and the Fracture clinics.
The Surgical Team currently consists of eight Surgeons being:
- 1 x Staff Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
- 1 x VMO Staff Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
- 1 x Staff Specialist General Surgeon
- 4 x VMO Staff Specialist General Surgeons
- 1 x Staff Specialist ENT Surgeon
Services are also provided by fly in/fly out surgeons including vascular surgery, urology and ophthalmology.
About the Area:
Located in North-West Victoria set on the banks of the Murray River, the city is approximately 1 hour by plane to Melbourne (540km), and Adelaide is a 1 hour flight (390km). It has the perfect Mediterranean climate with high numbers of sunny days perfect for relaxing by the River and visiting our numerous cafes and restaurants. The city has a large shopping centre and shopping district, excellent sporting and cultural facilities, hosts numerous festivals and has many high performing public and private schools.
For further information on this opportunity, please contact Kirsty Wiik on email@example.com or call on 0499 992 509