Senior Medical Officer (General Practitioner / Rural Generalist) - Bowen, Queensland

Bowen Hospital - Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Remuneration value up to $485,448 p.a. comprising salary between $9,360.20 p.f. - $9,924.00 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $430,852 p.a. comprising salary between $7,827.20 p.f. - $9,091.70 p.f. (L18-L24) or remuneration value up to $368,310 p.a. comprising salary between $6,776.80 p.f. - $7,625.40 p.f.(L13-L17), employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%) paid for 4 weeks leave, attraction and retention incentive allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, plus overtime and on-call allowances. Applications will remain current for 12 months.

Bowen Hospital is a 27-bed rural hospital servicing the town of Bowen and surrounding areas, located 200km south of Townsville and 185km north of Mackay. Services provided include inpatient services; Emergency patient care; General Outpatients; Allied Health services including Pharmacy, Radiography, Physiotherapy, Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Community Health, Antenatal and Postnatal outpatient services, Oral Health, Outreach Mental Health and AODS services; Visiting Medical Specialists (Paediatrician, Psychiatrist, Respiratory Physician, Endocrinologist and Orthopaedic Surgeon); and Tele-health services supported by medical officers from Bowen.

Your opportunity

Develop and maintain a high-quality, effective, efficient and equitable clinical service to hospital clients. Provide education of medical staff and students, allied health, interested community groups and nursing staff, and co-ordinate as necessary with other personnel within the hospital, other hospital services and agencies to ensure optimum patient care and integration of services in the wider community.

Other benefits include:

  • 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% leave loading paid for 4 weeks leave
  • Generous Salary Sacrificing (conditions apply)
  • Professional Development Leave 3.6 weeks p.a.
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Motor Vehicle Allowance
  • Over-time and on-call allowances
  • Attraction and Retention Incentive Allowance (Granted Private Practice arrangements)
  • Access to paid parental leave (conditions apply)
  • Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Corporate membership discounts
  • Access to the Fitness Passport (conditions apply)
  • This role may be eligible for the Queensland Health Attraction Incentive - Queensland Health Workforce Attraction Scheme (conditions apply)

Dr Peter Del Solar - (07) 4786 8222
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Closing date:
28 April 2024



















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