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Registrar Paediatrics - Australia

$128,221.00 to $172,239.00 - Paediatrics - Medicine
Ref: 453 Date Posted: Monday 09 Oct 2017
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Registrars in Paediatrics are sought for two positions in Western Australia. The roles are service rather than training appointments and are for one year's duration.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical management of paediatric in-patients, under Consultant supervision including initial admission and treatment, daily or more frequent review and adjustment of treatment in consultation with Consultant as required.
  • Provide accurate and satisfactory written documentation of each episode of patient management.
  • Check investigation results and follows up abnormal results
  • Review paediatric patients in the Emergency Department
  • Attend and participates in paediatric outpatient clinics.
  • Attend caesarean sections and assisted or complicated vaginal deliveries; to assist in the clinical review and resuscitation of neonates.
  • Participate in the site Medical Emergency Response Team for paediatric and neonatal emergencies.
  • Communicate with patient’s next of kin, General Practitioner and Specialist as appropriate.
  • Participate in the 24 hour, seven day a week departmental roster and participates in oncall.
  • Assist in the supervision of junior medical staff.

Essentials

  • Eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia
  • Experience: minimum 3 years post Internship
  • Able to resuscitate neonates and infants
  • Recent experience in acute Australasian or similar hospital in the last 3 years.