Senior Medical Officer Rural Generalist - Weipa, Queensland


Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service, Weipa Hospital  

Comprising remuneration package of $371,644 to $522,721 per annum, employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%).

Work within a remarkable ‘corner’ of Australia and make a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the local Western Cape community within the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service. Become a valued member of a dynamic rural health care team that provides quality and culturally appropriate medical services.

The Weipa Integrated Health Service provides 24-hour inpatient, outpatient, residential aged care, emergency and primary health care services. The Weipa Hospital is a 13-bed acute and 10 aged care facility providing outpatient, medical/surgical, inpatient, casualty, x-ray and palliative care services to Weipa and the surrounding communities.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Demonstrated competence and capability in primary rural medical practice (particularly hospital-based practice and/or primary health) and in the relevant advanced skill(s) if appointed as a Rural Generalist or Provisional Fellow.
  • Demonstrated skill in trauma management, general and emergency medicine.
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a multidisciplinary team and to provide leadership within the team.

Dr Riley Savage – (07) 4082 3644

Job Ad Reference:
TC525254 - 2900322

More information and apply:

Closing date: 
Monday 11 December 2023