Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Nephrologist)

Renal Medicine, Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals (Other positions at Bundaberg may be filled through this recruitment process), QLD |

Job Description:

Remuneration up to $411,049 p.a.

The successful applicant will:

  • Provide expert clinical care and advice to people with kidney disease to ensure provision of appropriate patient care in the Fraser Coast Region.
  • Provide professional leadership in the area of renal medicine within a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Provide training, education and supervision to junior medical staff and other health care team members.

Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated ability to competently work as an expert staff specialist in nephrology
  • Demonstrated expert clinical knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated sound clinical judgement and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education and development, including maintenance of personal knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated willingness to teach others, including interns, junior medical officers and undergraduate medical students
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team approach to care and service provision
  • Ability to maintain accurate and complete medical records and other written documentation
  • High level verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work and liaise with junior and senior medical staff, and other health professionals
  • Sound theoretical knowledge, practical skills and ethical behaviour required of a medical practitioner
  • Commitment to the principals of quality improvement, patient safety and clinical governance
  • Proven ability to practice medicine in a cross-cultural environment

How to apply:

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Starting date: 
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Closing date: 
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
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