Position: Cardiac Imaging Fellow (Cardiology)

Status: Fixed Term Temporary Full-time up to 12 months, 76 hrs p/f
Location: Sunshine Coast University Hospital, Birtinya

Live, work and play on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Join an expanding Health Service with a culture of innovation, education, training, and research, with facilities across the Sunshine Coast including the University Hospital at Birtinya.

Your opportunity
The Cardiology Department at Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) is a busy tertiary referral unit that provides diagnosis, consultation and intervention across all areas of cardiology. The department has a strong focus on providing comprehensive patient centred care and education to doctors in training.

The Cardiac Imaging Fellow role will largely focus on participation in the performance and interpretation of all aspects of echocardiography. The successful applicant will also be involved in the cardiac MRI programme developing skills in acquisition of imaging, post-processing and interpretation of cardiac MRI studies.

About the role

  • Performance, supervision, and reporting of transthoracic echocardiography.
  • Supervision and reporting of exercise and dobutamine stress echocardiography.
  • Performance and reporting of transoesophageal echocardiography, including 3-D analytics and procedural studies.
  • Performance and interpretation of cardiac MRI studies.

Role requirements

  • Completion of 3 years of advanced training in cardiology with FRACP (or completion planned prior to 2025) is required.
  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and possession of a current annual licence.

What’s on offer?
Generous remuneration package, comprising base salary range: $165,257 – $182,106 p.a., (+ applicable allowances/benefits) employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) L10- L13) (Fixed Term Temporary Full-time up to 12 months, 76 hrs p/f) Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy.

Why work for us?
We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Sunshine Coast here: https://www.health.qld.gov.au/sunshinecoast/careers

As a Sunshine Coast Health employee, you will have access to:

  • Wellness programs;
    •    Generous superannuation;
    •    Flexible work arrangements;
    •    Career training and development; and
    •    Salary packaging.

Contact Name: Prof Kim Greaves or Dr Michael Fryer
Contact Number: (07) 5202 1069.
Job Ad Reference: SC570936
Closing date: Monday, 22 July 2024

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