Registrar - Advanced Trainee Haematology (522792)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 4, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Fixed term, full time, day working 80 hours per fortnight to commence from 7 FEBRUARY 2022 until 5 FEBRUARY 2023. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Salary

Medical Practitioner Level 5 - 11 $89,649 - $126,854 per annum.

Duties

Responsible for the day to day management of private and public inpatients and outpatients within the allocated site/facility. Provide after-hours emergency as determined by the relevant work unit.

Duties:

  1. Admission and care of patients 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 patients.
  6. Accurate and timely recording of drugs and treatment.
  7. Undertake procedures as required.
  8. Accurate, comprehensive and contemporaneous recording in the medical record including progress notes each day.
  9. Discharge planning.
  10. Provide Discharge Summary compliant with policy (or the appropriate standards) to ensure safe clinical handover to community-based care providers.
  11. Provide after-hours cover as directed and short-term relief in other areas as required by the employer.
  12. Involvement in Quality Assurance activities.
  13. Involvement in educational activities or evidence of further self-directed learning as per registration requirements.
  14. Supervision of Residents, Interns and Medical Students.
  15. Actively participate in and contribute to the organisation’s Quality & Safety and Work Health & Safety processes, including the development and implementation of safety systems, improvement initiatives and related training, ensuring that quality and safety improvement processes are in place and acted upon.
  16. The incumbent can expect to be allocated duties, not specifically mentioned in this document, that are within the capacity, qualifications and experience normally expected from persons occupying positions at this classification level.

Location: Launceston General Hospital - Holman Clinic

Essential Requirements

  • General or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia
  • Refer to SoD for further essential requirements
  • The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check
3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (April 2021).pdf
(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (April 2021).docx
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.

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Complete the following application form and email your application to the listed contact person including the below form:
Application for Employment (PDF).pdf
Application for Employment (Word).docx

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Post your application with the above application form to:

Tasmanian Health Service
Human Resources and Organisational Development
PO Box 1963
LAUNCESTON TAS 7250


In order to be considered for this position it is a requirement that you address the selection criteria which are located in the Statement of Duties.

For more information

Simon McRae
Staff Specialist - Clinical and Laboratory Haematology
[email protected]
(03) 6777 6140

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