VRGP Palliative Care - Goulburn Valley Health
Stream title: VRGP Palliative Care – West Hume, Goulburn Valley Health Shepparton
Speciality: Palliative Care
Health Service Primary location: Goulburn Valley Health Shepparton
Secondary location: N/A
Number of positions available: 1
College Accreditation: RACGP & ACRRM
Contact name: Carla Jewell
Contact email: email@example.com
Position description: VRGP Palliative Care – Goulburn Valley Health
Role/experience to be gained: Palliative Care is an important specialty area for rural and remote General Practitioners. As growth in older populations continues to rise the end-of-life care needs of communities is increasing.
At completion of training, Rural Generalists with Advanced skills in Palliative Care are able to provide both inpatient and community-based Palliative Care services to their communities. Both RACGP and ACRRM recommend that trainees undertaking this advanced skill also obtain the RACP Diploma in Palliative Care.
Additional statements: 12 months Full Time
- In addition to RG Trainees, General practitioners (GPs) looking to build, refresh or develop more specialised and/or a broader range of emergency medicine skills and knowledge to meet the needs of their rural or remote community are encouraged to apply.
- RG AST Trainee rostered to work Monday-Friday.