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GP Obstetrician: Cohuna

Position Description:

  • DPA
  • GP Obs role
  • Hospital grant of up to $25K
  • Established patient base
  • Contribute to the VMO roster

Role:
Outstanding opportunity for an experienced rural Procedural GP Obstetrics to join a well-established mixed billings practice in the town of Cohuna, VIC.
Working alongside a team of highly experienced GPs, you will work a minimum of 9 sessions in general practice each week and participate on the hospital on-call roster.
The new GP will take over an existing patient base from a departing GP (expect to see 25+ patients per day). You will receive on and offsite operational and clinical management support.

As the premiere provider of primary care, the doctors in the practice provide on-call services to Cohuna Hospital. Further opportunity exists to also contribute to the VMO roster.

Essential Criteria:

  • General Practitioners with Vocational Registration FRACGP, FACRRM
  • DRANZCOG or equivalent

Package:

  • Generous hospital grant of up to $25K, available to Procedural GPs by way of incentives, retention and relocation grants
  • Sole mixed billings practice serving large catchment area, taking over an established patient base
  • Opportunity to contribute to the VMO roster
  • This popular tourist town offers a great lifestyle, specialty shops, top quality regional produce, excellent public & private schools, health & community services

Practice Details:

The well-established, sole medical practice in town is AGPAL accredited and also an accredited teaching practice. The clinic hosts medical students, registrars as well as a team of five practice doctors and 4 practice nurses and an experienced administration team supporting the doctors.

The clinic is open Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5:30 pm and on 9:00am to 12:00pm on Saturdays.

Cohuna is a country town located on the south of the Murray River, 3 hours’ drive north of Melbourne and 1 hour from Swan Hill, Echuca, Bendigo and Kerang. Cohuna is the gateway to Gunbower island, Australia’s largest inland island. With a population of 3000, the town itself lies beside the beautiful Gunbower Creek, which is a popular holiday destination for campers, fishing enthusiasts, bird watchers and water sports. Cohuna is one of the most diverse agricultural regions in Victoria.

Overview

Vacancy ID:
14416
Location:

RA3

Cohuna
Job Title:
GP Obstetrician
S19AB Eligibility:
DPA
ROMPS Eligibility:
Yes
Part Time/Full Time:
Full Time
Practice Hours:
8:30 am - 5:30 pm Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5:30 pm and on 9:00am to 12:00pm on Saturdays
VMO Rights:
Required
Registration Requirements:
Vocational Registration FRACGP, FACRRM
Accreditation:
AGPAL
Computer Software:
Best Practice
Solo or Group Practice:
Group Practice

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