Medical Officer with Private Practice or Rural Generalist MOPP - Collinsville, Queensland

Collinsville Hospital
Facility Management Collinsville
Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Remuneration value
up to $304,416 p.a. comprising salary between $7,827.20 p.f. - $8,875.80 p.f. (MOR3-1 - MOR3-6) or remuneration value up to $255,110 p.a. comprising salary between $6,776.80 p.f. - $7,199.60 p.f. (MOR1-1 - MOR1-3), employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., and professional indemnity cover. Applications will remain current for 12 months.

About Collinsville Hospital

Collinsville Hospital is situated 83km south-west of Bowen and about a 45-minute drive. Collinsville provides health services to the surrounding rural area, including Scottville. Approximate population is 2000 and you will be welcomed by the friendly locals.

Your opportunity

To provide high quality multidisciplinary clinical services in accordance with Collinsville Multipurpose Health Service objectives, to public inpatients, outpatients, accident and emergency and aged care services with the right of private practice as set out in the Senior Medical Officers Employment Framework.

The Hospital and Health Service authorises the successful candidate to conduct private practice at the Collinsville Family Practice concurrently with their employment duties for the Collinsville Multipurpose Health Service.    

Mandatory qualifications / Professional registration

  • Mandatory possession of a medical qualification from a registered tertiary institution and Registration with the Medical Board of Australia (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) with a current annual practicing certificate is essential.
  • Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and if applicable registration or membership with the appropriate registration authority or association. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to the commencement of clinical duties.
  • Fellowship of either ACRRM (Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine) or RACGP (FRACGP or FARGP) or enrolment in a training program to these Fellowships (Advanced Registrar enrolled in the AGPT or RVTS or ACRRM Independent training programs are also eligible).
  • Advanced clinical skills in Emergency Medicine or other College (ACRRM or RACGP) are highly desirable.
  • Broad clinical experience in Primary Health Care and Emergency Medicine is preferable.
  • Aged Care - potential applicants are advised that the Aged Care Act 1997 requires Queensland Health employees and volunteers of aged care services to have a current National Police Certificate. Queensland Health will facilitate the applicants obtaining the above check.
  • Candidates must provide certified copies of requested proof of identify documents for the purposes of general Criminal history and National Police Certificate checks.
  • Declaration of any current, criminal, or significant previous disciplinary proceedings or restrictions on clinical practice.

Enquiries - Anne Buckingham on (07) 4785 4777

Job Ad Reference - MK521179

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Closing date - 10 December 2023