Emergency Medicine Consultant FACEM Australia

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Physician, Emergency Physician

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    5 years

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Role: Emergency Medicine Physician – Consultant

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: $354,487-451,677 pa (inclusive of base salary, 9.5% superannuation and professional development allowance)

Role Details

Working in the region’s major medical centre, you will provide a comprehensive clinical service in Emergency Medicine. The medical centre incorporates 24-hour emergency care with a wide range of support services including an acute psychiatric unit, coronary care unit, cancer centre, domiciliary care unit, geriatric assessment unit, hospice care unit, maintenance renal dialysis unit, obstetric services, paediatric services and a dental unit.

Scope of practice includes:

  • clinical management of emergency medicine patients.
  • Supervision, co-ordination and management of patients with life threatening conditions, including multiple trauma.
  • telephone consultation and advice to staff in other hospitals.
  • Full participation in the Emergency Medicine Consultant roster including on call as rostered.
  • Support medical colleagues in the performance of their clinical duties.
  • Maintains quality patient medical records according to health service protocols.


Essential Requirements:

  • eligible for registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA).
  • Fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine or equivalent (FRCEM, FRCPC, American Board of Emergency Medicine accepted).



  • experience in rural area medicine, health IT design, reform and/or implementation with a commitment to the effective management of clinical risk and improving quality.
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • experience or qualifications in other specialist or procedural fields, substantial experience in emergency medicine research including study design, implementation, evaluation, presentation and publication.


Employee Benefits:

Salary: $354,487-451,677 pa (inclusive of base salary, 9.5% superannuation and professional development allowance)

In addition to the great salary employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):

  • Access to generous salary packaging arrangements.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Flexible leave arrangements.
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study leave/assistance.
  • Other professional and location based allowances

If you are interested in this role or similar jobs, forward your CV for immediate consideration.

Follow @odysseymedic for all new roles.