Registrar - Geriatric Medicine

Australian Health Professionals

Registrar - Geriatric Medicine - Tasmania

Registrar - Geriatric Medicine
Southern Tasmania
Full Time

The Role

The successful applicant will be working with of a team of junior doctors and Consultants with potential rotations including the Royal Hobart Hospital Older Persons Unit
  
Responsible for the day to day management of private and public inpatients and outpatients within the Hospital. Provide after-hours emergency cover at the hospital as determined by the Medical Staffing Unit.
 
Duties:
  1. Admission and care of patients in the wards including a daily ward round and liaison with Specialist Medical Staff regarding patients.
  2. Attend Specialist ward rounds and record all decisions made in the medical history.
  3. Timely response to calls by members of the patient’s care team.
  4. Ensure that consultations occur when requested.
  5. Interact with families or carers of hospital patients.
The hospital

Tasmania's largest hospital and the major referral centre. Providing acute, sub-acute, mental health and aged care inpatient and ambulatory services to approximately 249 000 people in the Southern Tasmanian region. The Hospital is the second longest running institution in Tasmania and employs over 3,000 people.

Essential Criteria

General or limited registration/provisional with the AHPRA.

For further information please contact Ben on 02 8889 4073 or ben@aushp.com.au