General Practioner Innisfail

  • Company:
    Health Workforce Queensland
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 hours ago
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The position is full time

Normal Working Hours:

Monday to Friday – 8.30 am – 5:30 pm

G.P duties:

G.P.’s conduct patient consultations every 10 to 15 minutes. G.P.’s at the Innisfail Medical Centre work within a team and work closely with other G.P’s, nurses, practice manager and administration staff to offer quality medical care to our patients.

G.P’s treat patients of all ages and backgrounds, with a wide variety of general practice type conditions, including medical, paediatric, dermatological, antenatal and postnatal care, surgical, and work injuries.
Practice Details

A visiting specialist, dietician, diabetic educator and audiohealth attend the Practice on a regular basis. We employ eight additional staff members, a practice manager, one registered nurse; three endorsed enrolled nurses, four reception staff, a casual receptionist and a cleaner. Dr Jay is an overseas trained G.P from South Africa, who was sponsored by the Practice
and has completed his RACGP fellowship.

Our Practice is fully computerised, air conditioned and modern, we have facilities for nursing staff and General Practitioners to carry out E.C.G’s, Spirometry, Audiometry, Minor excisions/incisions, plastering and cryo-therapy. We are a paper free practice, path results, x-ray reports are downloaded several times a day. Specialist letters are received via fax, mail or email, imported into a holding file and actioned electronically by the G.P’s.

Currently there are two full time and one part time G.P’s. Full time General Practitioners see on average 400 – 500 patients per annum. There are six G.P consulting rooms and two treatment rooms. Two Ultrasounds and the cliental range from newborn – old aged. There is a private X-ray and CT Practice, Dentist and Orthodontist and Chiropractor located upstairs, a
Pathology Lab opposite the surgery; a cafe and another path lab across the road from the surgery. Several Chemists one on the corner of the block and the rest in walking distance.

The Practice is accredited with the Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited, and we are currently undertaking our fourth reaccreditation. Our two General Practitioners are accredited trainers, who have several medical s

After Hours

After hours consulting are covered by the G.P’s of the Practice (for our Practice patients only) from Monday – Friday and are rarely called out.
Patients present to the hospital emergency department from Friday evening to Monday morning, as well as all Public Holidays.

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Please apply today for further intomation

Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland’s comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives.

This position may be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development.

Contact: 07 3105 7800
Date Posted: 10/09/2020 10:36:00 AM