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Radiographer / Sonographer – Advanced Vascular

Townsville University Hospital, Queensland

An exciting opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Radiographer/Sonographer Advanced to join the team at Townsville University Hospital.

In this role you will deliver specialised diagnostic vascular ultrasound services and professional leadership within our health service in accordance with organisational goals.

Ensure a professional, efficient and effective diagnostic service contributes to patient-centred care, and positive outcomes for referring clinicians.

Educate and impart specialist level knowledge to staff, patients and the public regarding the clinical and safety considerations specific to radiation as well as provide a patient focus to the performance of duties.

About your opportunity
Permanent Full-time.

Generous remuneration package value up to $154,945 p.a. comprising:

  • Salary range of $130,149 to $135,803 p.a. (HP5)
  • 17.5% recreational leave loading
  • 12.75% employer contribution to superannuation

Other employment benefits may include: professional development, salary sacrificing options, shift and locality allowances, employee wellness and assistance programs, and access to corporate discounts.

About the role

  • Provide an independent advanced level vascular ultrasound clinical service as well as across a broad range of ultrasound examinations, with limited clinical supervision as a member of a tertiary referral Medical Imaging service; and remote ultrasound sites within Townsville Hospital and Health Service (HHS).
  • Apply professional judgement to complex cases through pathology recognition, diagnosis and the production of a vascular Sonographer’s report.
  • Provide quality vascular clinical advice on ultrasound applications, appropriateness and results to referring/reviewing medical staff and to suggest referrals as needed.
  • Provide professional leadership in all aspects of the vascular ultrasound service.

Requirements – Mandatory:

  • Qualifications recognised by Australian Sonographer Accredited Register (ASAR).
    – Post Graduate Qualification in Ultrasound or
    – An appropriate Degree or Diploma in Sonography (e.g. Diploma/Bachelor of Applied Science) from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • Accredited with Australian Sonographer’s Accreditation Registry (ASAR).
  • Evidence of significant professional development activities.

Medical Imaging professionals:

  • Advanced vascular skills are highly desirable along with other aspect of advanced ultrasound.
  • If a Radiographer, the applicant must hold a tertiary qualification, in a Medical Imaging profession.
    – Hold current registration with MRPBA (APHRA).
    – Hold a current Queensland Radiation Use License.
  • Proof of qualification and registration or membership with the appropriate registration authority or association.
  • This position requires the incumbent to operate a class C motor vehicle and an appropriate licence endorsement to operate this vehicle is required.
  • Participate in shift work as well as work on public holidays and must participate regularly in the on-call roster. This position may have a roster allocation to any facility within the THHS.
  • It is a mandatory condition of employment to be and remain vaccinated against COVID-19.

Please refer to the Role Description for further details.

Enquiries Poonam Kumar (07) 4433 7764

Job Ad Reference TV460849

Click here for further information or to submit an online application

Closing Date Monday, 20 February 2023

Anaesthetist VMO required – income guaranteed

Hillcrest Rockhampton Private Hospital, QLD

VMO Anaesthetist is required to establish an independent private practice to provide anaesthesia services to private inpatients of Hillcrest Rockhampton Private Hospital (HRPH).
Located on the Central Queensland coast, Hillcrest Rockhampton is a busy 66-bed regional private hospital specialising in orthopaedics, ophthalmology, general surgery, urology, bariatric surgery, oral surgery, gynaecology, IVF, general medicine, and mental health.

Facilities include 4 operating theatres including a state-of-the-art Stryker Orthopaedic i-Suite, 3 stage recovery and a 4-bed high dependency unit.

You will be responsible for working closely with the Hospital’s accredited visiting specialist surgeons to provide high quality clinical care to patients of the Hospital. Participation in the on-call roster will also be required.

We can provide an Income guarantee including an attractive relocation package for the successful candidate and assistance with setting up your private practice.

Minimum Requirements:
Candidates must have FANZCA, specialist AHPRA registration, and eligible for an unrestricted provider number that attracts Medicare benefits.

For a confidential discussion, please contact: Fiona Hebbard, CEO
Phone: (07) 4932 1121
Mobile: 0417 608 386
Email: hebbardf@ramsayhealth.com.au or visit www.ramsaydocs.com.au

Anaesthetist – Staff Specialist or Senior Staff Specialist

Department of Anaesthetics
Perioperative, Women’s Health & Ambulatory Care Services, Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Remuneration/Salary Rates (may include superannuation and annual leave loading) (Grade) (Additional Information)
Remuneration value up to $466,767 p.a. comprising salary between $8,654.00 p.f. – $9,175.30 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $427,094 p.a. comprising salary between $7,236.70 p.f. – $8,405.80 p.f. (L18-L24); employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, plus overtime and on-call allowances. Applications will remain current for 12 months. Job Ad Reference: MK463760

Mackay Hospital and Health Service has six hospitals, two multi-purpose health services and four community health centres that employ more than 3,300 staff. The district covers an area of approximately 90,000km2 and provides services to patients and their families in Bowen, Cannonvale, Clermont, Collinsville, Dysart, Glenden, Mackay, Middlemount, Moranbah, Proserpine and Sarina.
Mackay is a vibrant regional centre in tropical North Queensland, servicing a population of over 180,000. The Mackay Isaac Whitsunday Region has a thriving economy that includes a diverse range of tourism, agriculture, industry, mining, education and health industries.

Mackay provides relaxed and comfortable rural and coastal living opportunities, only an hour flight from Brisbane and a short distance to the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. The tropical climate is ideal for outdoor living with beautiful beaches and a spectacular natural environment nearby. Families are well serviced by a choice of high quality schools and a wide range of sporting clubs with excellent facilities.

Your opportunity

A Staff Specialist is responsible for assisting the Director in:
• Provision of high-quality clinical services as part of the Unit/Department.
• Education of medical staff and students, Allied Health, interested community groups and nursing staff.
• Active participation in patient safety, audit, research and service planning activities.

The department currently provides anaesthesia for orthopaedic, trauma, general, gynaecological, obstetric, paediatric, ENT, dental, ECT and endoscopic procedures. We also provide a pre-assessment clinic, an acute pain service and obstetric epidural service. We support the trauma and cardiac arrest teams.

The department is an accredited training facility and thus you will be required to supervise Principal House Officers, Junior House Officers and Interns, Registrars and Provisional Fellows.

Enquiries Dr Danny Bartlett, (07) 4885 7937
Job Ad Reference MK463760
Application Details
Closing Date 05-02-2023

VMO Anaesthetist required

Shepparton Private Hospital, VIC

An opportunity exists for a VMO Anaesthetist to establish an independent private practice to provide anaesthesia services to private inpatients of Shepparton Private Hospital.

Shepparton Private Hospital is a modern 87-bed medical, surgical, rehabilitation and mental health facility catering for the Shepparton community and surrounding northern Victoria area offering surgical services in orthopaedic surgery, general surgery, bariatrics, ENT, endoscopy, gynaecology, ophthalmology, and urology.  The Hospital has 4 operating theatres, a high dependency unit, 3 oncology chairs, a 12-bed day surgery unit and a 12-bed rehabilitation unit.

You will be responsible for working closely with the Hospital’s accredited VMO Surgeons to provide high quality clinical care to patients of the Hospital.

Relocation assistance available to those looking to relocate permanently.

Local information:

The City of Greater Shepparton is located only 2 hours from Melbourne and the region is well known for its excellent food and wine. It is in close proximity to the ski fields and the Murray River. The town boasts excellent educational opportunities, sporting and cultural events. Shepparton is a diverse multicultural hub and is home to Melbourne University Rural School of Medicine. For more detailed information about our wonderful region, please visit here.

Minimum Requirements:

Candidates must have FANZCA, specialist registration with AHPRA and eligible for an unrestricted provider number that attracts Medicare benefits.

Overseas trained medical graduates are encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion, please contact:
Rhys Jones, CEO Shepparton Private Hospital,
Mobile: 0403 197 900
Email:  jonesrhys@ramsayhealth.com.au or visit www.ramsaydocs.com.au