Position Details
Reference Number 20511
Position Title Palliative Medicine Physician
Employment Type Contract
Location Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH)
Hours per fortnight 16.00
Position Summary

Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH) is a 289 bed hospital and is the largest regional hospital in Gippsland providing a comprehensive range of health care services including acute, sub-acute, ambulatory care, aged and mental health care services along with community based mental health services. 


A unique opportunity exists for a Palliative Medicine Physician to join the expanding Gippsland Regional Palliative Care Consultancy Service. 


Latrobe Regional Hospital is responsible for providing palliative care consulting services across Gippsland. This position is for 2 days a fortnight and will be involved in the provision of this service to the expanded areas of Southwest Gippsland. 


Candidates must be eligible for Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, have appropriate qualifications and clinical experience in palliative medicine and registration with the Medical Board of Australia.


Further information in relation to this position can be obtained by contacting Dr Simon Fraser, Chief Medical Officer on telephone (03) 5173 8823.


The successful applicant will be required to apply for and satisfactorily obtain a National Police Check and Working with Children Check. 


Latrobe Regional Hospital supports Equal Employment Opportunity by recognising and valuing inclusion and diversity. The hospital encourages all people from different cultures and backgrounds to apply for our advertised positions.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful appointment will be based on merit and satisfactorily passing a Police Check and Working With Children’s Check. LRH’s Koori Health Liaison Officer is available to assist on (03) 5173 8831 or kooriliaison@lrh.com.au

Contact Person Simon Fraser
Contact Number 0351738823
Contact Email sfraser@lrh.com.au
Closing Date 17/11/2017
Position Description
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