VRGP Emergency - Bendigo Health/Echuca Regional Health

Region: Loddon Mallee

Stream title: VRGP Emergency – Bendigo and Echuca

Speciality: Emergency

Health Service Primary location: Bendigo Health- 6 months

Secondary location: Echuca- 6 Months

This position is based 6 months at Bendigo Health and 6 months at Echuca Regional Health

Number of positions available: 1

College Accreditation: RACGP & ACRRM

Contact name: Hannah Cole

Contact email: hannah.cole@bendigohealth.org.au

Position description: VRGP Emergency – Bendigo and Echuca

Role/experience to be gained:

  • The appropriate and efficient diagnosis and treatment of all patients presenting to the emergency department
  • The supervision of more junior staff in the absence of a director of Emergency being available
  • Communication with referring medical practitioners regarding patient care
  • Involvement and attendance in postgraduate education

Website links: www.bendigohealth.org.au | www.bendigohealth.org.au/gpregistrars

Additional statements:

  • Must Have a Working with Children’s Check, Immunisations, National Police Check, Registration with Professional Bodies
  • Night Shift is an integral aspect of this role
  • May need driver’s license and car as area may require travel

VRGP Emergency - Echuca Regional Health/Bendigo Health

Region: Loddon Mallee

Stream title: VRGP Emergency – Echuca and Bendigo

Speciality: Emergency

Health Service Primary location: Echuca - 6 Months

Secondary location: Bendigo Health- 6 months

This position is based 6 months at Echuca Regional Health and 6 months at Bendigo Health

Number of positions available: 1

College Accreditation: RACGP & ACRRM

Contact name: Hannah Cole

Contact email: hannah.cole@bendigohealth.org.au

Position description: VRGP Emergency – Echuca and Bendigo

Role/experience to be gained:

  • The appropriate and efficient diagnosis and treatment of all patients presenting to the emergency department
  • The supervision of more junior staff in the absence of a director of Emergency being available
  • Communication with referring medical practitioners regarding patient care
  • Involvement and attendance in postgraduate education

Website links: www.bendigohealth.org.au | www.bendigohealth.org.au/gpregistrars

Additional statements:

  • Must Have a Working with Children’s Check, Immunisations, National Police Check, Registration with Professional Bodies
  • Night Shift is an integral aspect of this role
  • May need driver’s license and car as area may require travel

VRGP Emergency - North East Health Wangaratta

Region: Hume

Stream title: VRGP Emergency Medicine – Northeast Health Wangaratta

Speciality: Emergency Medicine

Health Service Primary location: Northeast Health Wangaratta

Secondary location: N/A

Number of positions available: 1

College Accreditation: RACGP & ACRRM

Contact name: Ms Joelene Mitchell

Contact email: medicalworkforce@nhw.org.au

Position description: VRGP Emergency Medicine – Northeast Health Wangaratta

Role/experience to be gained: Rural Generalists develop skills in Emergency Medicine during their training, however the RG Advanced Skills Training position expands those skills and provides tailored education, training and supervision to support trainees to practice emergency medicine safely in rural and remote communities.

Website link: www.northeasthealth.org.au

Additional statements:

  • Part Time Training may be considered on a case by case basis
  • Position requires shift work and weekends
  • 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.
  • 12 Months Full Time