Imaging Cardiologist, Tasmania

Charles Clinic Heart Care, Launceston, Northern Tasmania

Charles Clinic Heart Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices. This high-quality service currently employs 3 full-time and 9 visiting cardiologists. Our staff includes 8 cardiac sonographers (QUT) and 2 exercise physiologists. We provide high quality clinical services utilising innovative, highly integrated, state of the art equipment. We have access to a new coronary angiography lab, 320 slice CT scanner and MRI. We have an extensive, nationally recognized, regional outreach service. Our modern, purpose-built rooms provide a professional harmonious and supportive working environment, with facilities for telemedicine and leading practice software integration and data management.

The successful applicant will join a passionate and dynamic team who are committed to improving the cardiac health outcomes.

We are seeking an imaging cardiologist. Completion of a fellowship in echocardiography or multi-imaging specialty is essential. Expertise in transthoracic echo is essential and skills in stress echo, contrast and 3D echo, paediatric echo, congenital echo or other imaging modalities would be highly valued. Applicants must be eligible for a Medicare provider number. High level interpersonal and communication skills and a track record of working harmoniously and collaboratively in a team environment are essential prerequisites for this role.

An attractive remuneration package is available for this position, based on the successful applicant’s skills and expertise.

Launceston offers an outstanding lifestyle opportunity. It is Tasmania’s second major city and possesses a vibrant arts, food and wine culture, with stunning wilderness and beaches close by. Launceston has excellent private schooling with minimal commuting time and offers a wonderful lifestyle for families. Click here for a taste of what Tasmania has to offer.

If you would like to enquire about joining our team at Charles Clinic Heart Care, please email a covering letter and CV to: Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care or phone our principal cardiologist, Dr Geoffrey Evans on 0488771119.  You may also like to visit our website: www.charlesheart.care

Pacing Cardiologist, Tasmania

Charles Clinic Heart Care, Launceston, Northern Tasmania

Charles Clinic Heart Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices. This high-quality service currently employs 3 full-time and 9 visiting cardiologists. Our staff includes 8 cardiac sonographers (QUT) and 2 exercise physiologists. We provide high quality clinical services utilising innovative, highly integrated, state of the art equipment. We have access to a new coronary angiography lab, 320 slice CT scanner and MRI. We have an extensive, nationally recognized, regional outreach service. Our modern, purpose-built rooms provide a professional harmonious and supportive working environment, with facilities for telemedicine and leading practice software integration and data management.

The successful applicant will join a passionate and dynamic team who are committed to improving the cardiac health outcomes.

We are seeking an FRACP or equivalent cardiologist with proven procedural skills in simple and complex pacing device implantation and follow-up. A fellowship in electrophysiology would be desirable. Applicants must be eligible for a Medicare provider number. High level interpersonal and communication skills and a track record of working harmoniously and collaboratively in a team environment are essential prerequisites for this role.

An attractive remuneration package is available for this position, based on the successful applicant’s skills and expertise.

Launceston offers an outstanding lifestyle opportunity. It is Tasmania’s second major city and possesses a vibrant arts, food and wine culture, with stunning wilderness and beaches close by. Launceston has excellent private schooling with minimal commuting time and offers a wonderful lifestyle for families. Click here for a taste of what Tasmania has to offer.

If you would like to enquire about joining our team at Charles Clinic Heart Care, please email a covering letter and CV to: Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care or phone our principal cardiologist, Dr Geoffrey Evans on 0488771119.    You may also like to visit our website: www.charlesheart.care

Remote Cardiac Educator, Darwin, Northern Territory

  • Dynamic practice scope
  • Travel to remote and regional areas of the Northern Territory to provide cardiac education
  • Ability to make a difference across primary health

The Practice

Established in 1980, Healthy Living NT is the trading name of the Diabetes Association of the NT Inc. They are a charitable, independent, member based, organisation for people diagnosed with diabetes and related conditions. As a consumer based organisation, they are managed by a voluntary board and are committed to the wellbeing of all people diagnosed with diabetes, heart disease and related chronic conditions.

The Diabetes Association of the NT is a member of the Good Health Alliance NT (GHANT), a partnership of Northern Territory (NT) chronic disease non-government organisations.

Healthy Living NT is the Northern Territory (NT) agent for the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS), delivering these services as part of the national contract with the Commonwealth Government held by Diabetes Australia Ltd. Healthy Living NT also delivers diabetes education and cardiac rehabilitation services funded by the NT Government and Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN).

Healthy Living NT is committed to working for the interests of people diagnosed with diabetes, heart disease and related chronic conditions living in the NT and to the provision of high quality services to our members and clients.

The Role

In coordination with the cardiac education team (remote and urban staff), other members of the Darwin education team and the cardiac rehabilitation advisory committee:

  • travel to remote and regional areas of the NT to provide cardiac education in coordination with other medical and allied health staff
  • act as a resource person to other health professionals and to participate in educational programs for the community in regard to cardiac education and rehabilitation
  • coordinate the development of educational resources appropriate for Darwin and the NT clients and health professionals.

Essential Criteria

  • registered nurse with three years’ experience who has current national registration from the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • recent relevant clinical experience that will ensure the provision of effective cardiac education
  • demonstrated and well developed understanding of adult education learning principles, presentation skills, stages of behaviour change and work group principles
  • demonstrated ability to participate in planning, implementing and evaluating health promotion and education programs
  • excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively participate as a member of a small multidisciplinary team within a cross cultural environment
  • demonstrated skills with computer applications and a commitment to using information technology for data collection, evaluation and resource development.

It is a requirement of employment with Healthy Living NT that all health professionals obtain satisfactory Police Criminal check and a Working with Children check (Ochre card) and a NT Driving License.

All applications are required to address the essential criteria attached and provide contact details of three referees with your CV.

For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact Louise Keogh, Recruitment Coordinator:

t 08 8982 1070
recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Incentives

Northern Territory PHN (NT PHN) offers support and assistance to eligible allied health professionals who are relocating to the Northern Territory (NT) or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment.

Location: The Top End

The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia’s only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia’s most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The greater Darwin area has a population of approximately 120,500 people. The city’s multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming. The region has a tropical climate with a distinctive dry and wet season.

Clinical Nurse (cath lab), Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane

The Cardiac Catheter Laboratory Unit is looking for a Clinical Nurse to join their team. The Cardiac Catheter Laboratory Unit at the Princess Alexandra Hospital consists of three labs catering to both an outpatient and inpatient workload. It is a major tertiary referral centre for satellite hospitals within the Southern Area Health Area network.

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Health – Nursing
Classification Nurse Grade 6 (1)
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane – South
Job ad reference QLD/MS02268076
Closing date 23-Feb-2018
Yearly salary $87796 – $94010
Fortnightly salary $3365.20 – $3603.40
Salary Other $44.27 – $47.41 p.h.
Job duration See Role Description
Contact person Wendy Kennedy
Contact details (07) 3176 5026

For further information visit the website: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-MS02268076

Closing date: 23 February, 2018

Non-interventional Cardiologist, Mackay, Queensland

Staff Specialist, Non-Interventional Cardiologist (L18-L27)
Permanent Full Time (80 hrs p.f.)
Department of Cardiac Services, Medical Division, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Salary and remuneration package
Remuneration value up to $425,825 p.a. comprising salary between $7,840.10 p.f. – $8,312.40 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $389,462 p.a. comprising salary between $6,556.10 p.f. – $7,615.30 p.f. (L18-L24); employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), 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 the duration of the vacancy. Job Ad Reference: MK267751.

Duties / Abilities: As per role description.

Enquiries: Dr Michael Zhang, (07) 4885 7953

Job Ad Reference: MK267751

Application Kit: (07) 4885 7520 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: 14-03-2018

Cardiologist, Hobart, TAS

Are you, or do you know a Cardiologist looking for a sea-change?

Hobart Cardiology & Medical Specialists are looking for a Cardiologist (with or without a sub-specialty) to join our rooms. We offer an excellent standard of full practice management services, and can facilitate accreditation at Hobart Private Hospital. Our uniquely beautiful, purpose-built rooms provide a zen-like ambience for both specialists and their patients’ wellbeing.

Hobart offers full city infrastructure without traffic and hassles. With a thriving cultural scene, Hobart is a foodie and arts mecca. For family life, there are several top-tier schools close to the city centre, a natural environment of true beauty and excellent sporting opportunities from sailing to hockey. Enjoy affordable, high quality housing just minutes from work and easy access to all amenities.

Contact Jenny Coombes, Business Manager on 0407 247 006 if you are considering a Hobart sea change or a change of local environment. Enquiries from all specialists would be welcomed and a family team would be accommodated easily in our multi-disciplinary practice.

Visit our website:  hobartcardiology.com.au for more information.

Cardiac Physiologist Scientist, Rockhampton, QLD

Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited

As the leading private, not for profit hospital and aged care organisation in Central Queensland, Mercy Health and Aged Care is seeking to recruit a Cardiac Physiologist Scientist for our facility in Rockhampton.

About the Role

Our Cardiac Angiography Laboratory (“Cath Lab”) is a new service opening in early 2018. Tests and procedures carried out in the lab will include ablation, angiogram, angioplasty, implantation of pacemaker and defibrillators. The role presents an opportunity to become part of our dynamic and supportive multi-disciplinary team. This position is being offered on a full-time or part-time basis (hours negotiable).

Only applications that meet the following criteria will be considered:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (with strong human physiology component) or equivalent;
  • Minimum 12 months’ post graduate clinical experience in diagnostic cardiac catheterisation, coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures in addition to clinical experience in cardiac rhythm device therapy implantation and follow-up;
  • Advanced Life Support certification;
  • High level knowledge of pathophysiology and cardiovascular anatomy and physiology.

To Apply Apply for this position through our website at https://www.mercycq.com/mh/careers where you can find out more about this vacancy. This position is listed on our website under Mater Misericordiae Hospital – Rockhampton vacancies.

Registered Nurse – Cath Lab, Rockhampton, QLD

Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited

As the leading private, not for profit hospital and aged care organisation in Central Queensland, Mercy Health and Aged Care is seeking to recruit Registered Nurses for our facility in Rockhampton.

The Position

We are seeking to recruit full-time or part-time Registered Nurses for our newly built Catheterisation Laboratory opening in early 2018. Tests and procedures carried out in the lab will include ablation, angiogram, angioplasty, implantation of pacemaker and defibrillators. The role presents an opportunity to become part of our dynamic, committed, and friendly nursing team. Internal training opportunities are available.

Only applications that meet the following criteria will be considered:

  • Registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) is essential.
  • Prior experience in a similar role is desired.
  • Have effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident.

To Apply
Apply for this position through our website at https://www.mercycq.com/mh/careers where you can find out more about this vacancy. This position is listed on our website under Mater Misericordiae Hospital – Rockhampton vacancies.

Nurse Unit Manager – Cardiac Angiography Laboratory, Rockhampton, QLD

Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited

As the leading private, not for profit hospital and aged care organisation in Central Queensland, Mercy Health and Aged Care is seeking to recruit a Nurse Unit Manager for our facility in Rockhampton.

New Role and Service

Our Cardiac Angiography Laboratory (“Cath Lab”) is in the process of being built and we are seeking a NUM to assist with implementation and the recruitment/training of clinical staff prior to its anticipated opening in early 2018. From service commencement the Nurse Unit Manager will be responsible for the safe, efficient and effective leadership and management of the Cath Lab services. The NUM will be responsible for patient outcomes, collaborative relationships with stakeholders, business management and leadership.

See more about the Mater Hospital Cath Lab expansion here: [Rockhampton Mater Hospital expands with $12m project]

To be considered for this role you must:

  • have registration as a Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPA);
  • have previous experience in a comparable role;
  • have the ability to effectively to develop and lead a patient-centred clinical team.

To Apply
Apply for this position through our website at https://www.mercycq.com/mh/careers where you can find out more about this vacancy. This position is listed on our website under Mater Misericordiae Hospital – Rockhampton vacancies.

Cardiac Sonographer, Perth, Western Australia

WA Cardiology is a private cardiology testing service that operates throughout Western Australia. Established  for  over  30  years,  the  service  has  expanded  to  have  a  total  of 16 metropolitan and regional sites. With four new Cardiologists having recently joined the practice, WA Cardiology’s testing service is growing rapidly.

We are looking for a driven and professional Cardiac Sonographer to join our friendly team.

About the opportunity:

As one of WA Cardiology’s Cardiac Sonographers, you will be scanning at a variety of our metropolitan and country locations and be supported by our team of seven Cardiologists.

Essential requirements:

  • ASAR accreditation with a Diploma of Medical Ultrasonography (DMU), Graduate Diploma in Cardiac Ultrasound or equivalent post-graduate qualification
  • The ability to work in a team environment with a friendly disposition
  • Professional presentation and communication skills
  • Solid commitment to outstanding patient care

In return, we offer:

  • An attractive salary
  • Company car
  • Incentive payments
  • A professional development fund

All enquiries to:  Dr Graeme Dedman, General Manager – WA Cardiology   Mobile: 0413 065 009    e-mail: graemed@wacardiology.com.au