Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Consultant/Specialist - New South Wales, Australia

Ref: 284Tuesday 27 September 2022

Bathurst, New South Wales - deliver first class emergency care to adults and children - 2.5hrs from Sydney


Bathurst Hospital provides care to over 60,000 people and the Emergency Department sees over 32,000 patients per year. The hospital is a modern, healthcare campus. Bathurst is 2.5hrs west of Sydney and is a university town with excellent transport connectivity including a domestic airport. There is a 7 bed combined ICU / HDU / CCU that supports complex surgery and medicine. Surgical services include day surgery, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, O&G, and ophthalmology.


This is a great opportunity for a FACEM or equivalent to enjoy an enviable work/life balance with access to great schools and recreational facilities. 




Economic benefits

*1 AUD = 0.6 GBP.

*Australian interest rate is 2.35%

*Inflation 6% Q2 FY 22 -23. 

*Average house price is $580k.

*Stable political and economic environment. 



Community highlights

*Famous for private schools - including elite Scots College co-ed.

*Historic, affluent country town with low cost of living.  

*2.5 hr drive to Sydney.

*Busy domestic airport w. flights to Sydney.

*University town.

*Fantastic choice of sporting facilities for kids and adults.

*Restaurants, cafes, cinemas etc. 



Opportunity highlights.  

*Catchment population of 60,000.

*32,000 presentations a year.  

*Adult and paediatric.

*Ample autonomy and ability to spend quality time with patients. 

*Strong nursing and support staff, specialist colleagues, and an amazing multidisciplinary team ready to help. 

*State-of-the-art equipment.

 *Excellent benefits which includes highest CME allowance in Australia : $35,000 per annum and Additional Emergency Medicine physician allowance 25% of base salary. 




Selection criteria

*FACEM or equivalent gained in the UK, Ireland, NZ, USA, Canada or South Africa. 

 *Proven team leadership experience.

*First class communication and collaborative skills.

*Commitment to clinical excellence and governance. 

*Willingness to participate in teaching.

 *Commitment to maintaining your own continuing professional development.

*High level clinical knowledge and ability to apply concepts in practical situations in accordance with contemporary evidence-based best practice in EM whilst managing resources and competing priorities. 



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