Nurse Manager: Cardiothoracic Surgery & Respiratory Medicine – Melbourne, Victoria

Employment Status: Full Time Ongoing

Job Summary

Classification: Nurse Manager Level 2

The Nurse Manager (NM) position is a clinical leadership role responsible for clinical outcomes and the management of staff at Monash Health.

Reporting to the Director of Clinical Operations – Acute Cardiac  Inpatient and Ambulatory  Services this role will work collaboratively with the  Nurse Manager of  Ward 32 West, Cardiothoracic and Respiratory departments, MonashHeart and the enitire nursing team to ensure that the cardiac, respiratory and cardiothoracic  inpatient services at MMC are delivered to the highest level of patient & family centred care within a framework of multidisciplinary collaboration, efficiency, effectiveness, safety, innovation and education.

This key leadership role will:

  • Provide clinical leadership
  • Work with key stakeholders including Cardiologists, Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Respiratory consultants, junior medical,  nursing, and multidisciplinary staff to ensure Ward 32 and 32 West are managed  efficiently, safely and effectively
  • Lead, inspire and empower the nursing staff in the unit to deliver efficient, effective and high level of patient & family centred care
  • Work in collaboration with the Bed Access and Cardiac Liaison Nurse at MMC  to optimise patient flow and the patient and family experience
  • In collaboration with the clinical support team and nurse educators develop and lead a robust training / support & professional development program for staff
  • Closely liaise with clinical partners to ensure the team continues to develop and evolve with particular attention on the needs of staff and patients and families

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We provide safe,  high-quality care to one-quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire lifespan, from pre-birth to end-of-life.

About Ward 32

Ward 32 is a dynamic 40 bed unit that provides cares for cardiothoracic, respiratory and MonashHeart patients.

The ward has eight dedicated high dependency beds, that delivers care for non-invasive ventilation, manages advanced haemodynamic monitoring & inotropic support. Over 35% of nursing staff have post graduate qualifications in critical care nursing.

About our Cardiothoracic & Respiratory Services

Cardiothoracic services at Monash Health are provided by the Cardiothoracic Unit, led by Professor Julian Smith. The Unit operates on over 600 patients per year across the public and private sector making it one of the state’s busiest services. Respiratory Medicine, led By Dr Phil Bardin provide care to over 1000 inpatients per year.

Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.

For further details and to apply click: here.

Closing date: 6/4/2020

Non Invasive Cardiologist – Albury NSW

Non Invasive Cardiologist – Albury Wodonga Health

  • Beautiful regional location, short commute
  • Great work environment and team based culture
  • Support for professional development
  • Fantastic work/life balance

Who are we?

Albury Wodonga Health (AWH) is a unique cross-border public health service, Border Training Hub and the largest regional health care service between Sydney & Melbourne. We support an outer catchment population of 250,000 throughout North-East Victoria and Southern New South Wales, with a dedicated team of over 2,500 staff who are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse regional community.

Where are we?

Albury and Wodonga are large regional centres located on either side of the picturesque Murray River, and a quick flight to Sydney and Melbourne.  We are surrounded by a rural landscape which brings with it a range of tourist activities including the Rutherglen wine region, Milawa Fine Food trails and historic Beechworth. There is easy day access to the Falls Creek ski fields, Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain Resorts, not to mention the mountain biking trails of Mt Beauty, Yackandandah, Beechworth and Bright. For hiking enthusiasts we also sit close to Victoria’s High Country, the Kosciuszko Alpine Region and Buffalo National Park.  This stunning region offers a very family friendly lifestyle, affordable housing, great schools and Universities.

What’s in it for you?

The Cardiology Unit includes the Cardiac Diagnostic Service and our Cardiac Consulting Suites. Working in partnership with the St Vincent’s Melbourne Cardiology Service, this is an opportunity to be part of the pioneer team of clinicians commissioning and growing our Cardiology Unit. Applicants who have undertaken specialty training in general cardiology and subspecialty are invited to apply.

Essential Criteria

1. Must be registered as a Medical Practitioner with the AHPRA and must hold FRACP including advanced training and specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

2. Experience in managing a broad range of cardiovascular diseases.

3. Non-invasive subspecialisation in echocardiography and/or heart failure is highly desirable

Albury Wodonga Health is a 280 bed service over two hospitals in Albury and Wodonga respectively. Our services include intensive care, emergency, general medicine, general surgery, orthopaedics, ophthalmology, urology, paediatrics, obstetrics & gynaecology, and cancer services.

Please send your applications to Dr Glenn Davies, Executive Director of Medical Services via glenn.davies@awh.org.au or alternatively contact 02 6058 4507.

Full or Part-time Cardiologist or Cardiologist / General Physician – Mildura, Victoria

Summary

We are seeking to recruit a full or part-time Cardiologist or Cardiologist / General Physician to join an established private practice in Mildura.
The structure and terms of appointment will be agreed by negotiation.

Mildura Cardiology provides general cardiology consulting, echocardiography including stress and transoesophageal studies, CT coronary angiography, nuclear cardiology and a full complement of pacing/ICD services including implantation. Cardiac MRI is planned.

Mildura does not have cardiac catheterisation facilities so an interventional background is not required.

Mildura has two hospitals, Mildura Base and Mildura Private Hospitals, and a branch of Monash University medical school. We work closely with each, and also have excellent relations with a number of hospitals in Melbourne and Adelaide.

We host a Cardiology Registrar on 6 monthly rotations from The Alfred in Melbourne.

There will be opportunity for teaching, research and clinical trials.

Applicants must hold FRACP or be close to completing fellowship, and be eligible for registration with AHPRA.

About us

Mildura is located in north western Victoria and borders the Murray River. We see patients from a large geographical area including adjacent New South Wales and South Australia. Mildura is serviced by a busy airport, with three commercial airlines offering flights to and from Melbourne, Adelaide and elsewhere. A range of industries are based here and the region has a variety of private and public schools, TAFE, La Trobe University Campus, and Monash University School of Rural Health. There is an extensive choice of affordable residential properties.

Contact

Please email Raelene Johns – rae@milduracardiology.com.au
Or phone: 03 50238111

Website – www.milduracardiology.com.au

Electrophysiologist and Pacing Cardiologist – Geelong, Victoria

About the facility

Barwon Health, based in Geelong, Victoria, is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care and employing over 7,000 staff. 
We are the major teaching hospital for the Deakin Medical School and have an active and growing research base.

About the role 

Barwon Health has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Electrophysiologist, Pacing Cardiologist to join our highly skilled team to support the comprehensive range of Cardiac Services within the Barwon Southwest Region. 

The successful applicant will be part of a dedicated team providing Electrophysiology and Device services as an inpatient service as well as outpatient and a broader EP / Devices consultative service.

You will be supported in Private practice through the Geelong Cardiology Practice and have access to up to date Cath labs, as you are part of a large team you will be supported both clinically and academically to ensure that have the ability to provide the best of care.

You will be supported in Private practice through the Geelong Cardiology Practice and have access to up to date Cath labs, as you are part of a large team you will be supported both clinically and academically to ensure that have the ability to provide the best of care.

About the culture

We believe that working at Barwon Health is joining a culture where people strive to work to the full extent of their qualification, capability and experience with a working environment that enables this to happen.

At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront

Barwon Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

Reference #160642
Location, University Hospital Geelong
Key Contact, Associate Professor Chin Hiew, 0403 628 188 or
Dennis Baker 0431 012 774

For further information, please visit https://bit.ly/2vvbGVu or telephone the Key Contact Person listed above

Closing Date, 15/03/2019 at 11:45 pm

Interventional Cardiologist – Launceston, Tasmania

Charles Clinic Heart Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices. Situated in Launceston, Tasmania, we are a high-quality service currently employing four full-time and eleven visiting cardiologists. Currently we have 27,000 patients and provide over 30,000 services per year.

We are seeking a pleasant, caring and experienced interventional cardiologist who must be able to work well within our team and possess the judgement and skills to operate confidently without local cardiac surgical support.

Charles Clinic initiated the building of a private angiography Lab with Calvary St Vincent’s hospital which opened in 2017. The fully equipped Philips lab is now approved for angioplasty services.

We have increasing demand for angiography and angioplasty services with outstanding capacity for long term significant growth. Calvary is in the process of establishing a coronary care unit.

Our staff include seven cardiac sonographers, two exercise physiologists and a large administrative support team. We have an extensive, nationally recognised, regional outreach program throughout the north of the state and are currently building a diagnostic centre at Burnie in the North West.

Our modern rooms provide a professional, harmonious and supportive working environment utilising leading practice software integration and data management. We provide a full range of high-quality non-invasive and pacemaker services using state of the art equipment. We have established a cardiac rehabilitation and risk factor management service and close affiliations with major local and Victorian hospitals.

Applicants for this position must be eligible for registration with AHPRA (Medical Board of Australia) together with a cardiology accredited fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians, or equivalent specialist overseas qualification. Remuneration will be based on skills and experience.

Tasmania offers a fabulous lifestyle for singles and families alike with spectacular wilderness, beaches, strong arts, food and wine culture and highly regarded private schools right on the doorstep. Click here for a taste of what Tasmania has to offer!

If you would like to join our growing team who are committed to making a difference to the health and wellbeing of the Tasmanian community, please contact: Dr Geoffrey Evans, Head Cardiologist Charles Clinic Heart Care and Director of Cardiology, Calvary St Vincent’s Hospital, via e-mail – geoffrey.evans@charlesheart.care or phone 0488771119

Locum Consulting Cardiologist – Launceston, Tasmania

Summary:

Charles Clinic is the largest private cardiology service in Tasmania and is seeking a cardiologist to join our dedicated team. We provide a full range of high-quality cardiology services to the north and north-west of Tasmania as well as a nationally recognised service to isolated communities.

The team at Charles Clinic currently consists of 12 full and part-time cardiologists. We have an outstanding technical department of 10 echo-sonographers and technicians operating state of the art Phillips imaging equipment.

We are looking for locum placements in 2020 to support our resident Cardiologists in the servicing of our patients in the North and North West of Tasmania.

Required Skills:

Applicants must be registered as a medical practitioner with AHPRA including specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

Remuneration:

Charles Clinic will remunerate at the rate of $2000.00 per day + GST and provide accommodation and flights.

More Information:

For more information on this position, please call Charles Clinic CEO Alistair Sherman on 0407705266
or e-mail Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care

For more information on Charles Clinic please visit:

www.charlesheart.care

To find out more about what Tasmania has to offer, please visit:https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/

Imaging Cardiologist – Launceston, Tasmania

Summary:

  • A high-quality rewarding practice that will provide you with the opportunity to refine and diversify your skills.
  • Well-renumerated, professionally satisfying and flexible work arrangements
  • Join an outstanding and supportive team
  • Live an unparalleled lifestyle: take control of your work-life balance
  • Excellent schools and family-based community
  • No more commuting

Charles Clinic is the largest private cardiology service in Tasmania and is seeking a cardiologist to join our dedicated team. We provide a full range of high-quality cardiology services to the north and north-west of Tasmania as well as a nationally recognised service to isolated communities.

The team at Charles Clinic currently consists of 12 full and part-time cardiologists. We have an outstanding technical department of 10 echo-sonographers and technicians operating state of the art Phillips imaging equipment.

Required Skills:

Applicants must be registered as a medical practitioner with AHPRA including specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

Dedicated imaging fellowship preferred.

More Information:

If you would like to discuss this position further, please contact Dr Geoffrey Evans on mobile 0488771119, or e-mail geoffrey.evans@charlesheart.care

For more information on Charles Clinic please visit: www.charlesheart.care

To find out more about what Tasmania has to offer, please visit:

https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/



Cardiologist, Sunshine Coast QLD, Permanent Full-Time

Sunshine Coast Heart Specialists (SCHS) are looking for a Specialist Electrophysiology & Pacing Cardiologist to join their busy and thriving private practice on a permanent full-time basis.

SCHS is based at the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (SCUPH) in Birtinya, where there is on-site Cardiac Surgery and CCU/ICU support and is co-located with the new SCUH public hospital.

SCHS also has outpatient Clinics across the Sunshine Coast in Buderim, Noosa, Gympie and Caboolture.

About Us

Established in 2013, SCHS brings together the Sunshine Coast’s leading local Heart Specialists. We are the only comprehensive Specialist Cardiology Practice on the Sunshine Coast.  Each of our Cardiologists is a recognised expert and leader in their respective Cardiology sub-specialities.

Our goal is to provide compassionate, patient orientated, world-class care using state-of-the-art cardiac investigation and treatment modalities.

Qualifications

Applicants must be registered as a Medical Practitioner with the AHPRA and must hold FRACP including advanced training and specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

Please forward your expression of Interest and CV to recruitment@scheart.com.au

Specialist Cardiologist – Chermside, QLD

Position Summary

Queensland Cardiology is a dynamic, highly specialised cardiology practice based at the St Vincent’s Private Hospital Northside, Chermside, Brisbane. Our specialists provide services in interventional cardiology, heart failure medicine, echocardiography, electrophysiology and structural heart interventions. We have onsite facilities for performing echocardiograms, exercise and Dobutamine stress echocardiography, Holter and Blood Pressure monitoring, Pacemaker and Tilt Table Testing. St Vincent’s Northside is a fully equipped cardiac specialist centre providing advanced interventional and electrophysiological cardiac procedures in two state of the art cardiac catheter laboratories. A modern hybrid vascular and cardiac surgical and interventional theatre is being completed. There is onsite advanced cardiothoracic surgery and a highly experienced intensive care unit. The practice and hospital receive referrals from all around Brisbane and its surrounds.

We are looking for an independent, experienced, highly motivated cardiologist who will make the best of the opportunities available, working in a cooperative and interactive group to provide the highest quality cardiac treatment. Successful applicants would be able to slot directly and immediately into a busy, highly sought-after service with full access to all available facilities. There will also be ready options to work off-site at various locations in Brisbane north.

Applicants must hold an FRACP in cardiology and be fully registered with AHPRA. Post-fellowship specialist training, research experience and/or independent consulting work experience is much preferred.

Expression of interest including a current resume should be forwarded to the practice manager Kerry at: K.d’souza@qldcardiology.com.au

Non-invasive Cardiologist – Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Position title: Non-invasive cardiologist

Employment status: Permanent full-time/Part-time

Location: Outer Metropolitan Melbourne, South Eastern region

Salary: As per organisational Associate Service Agreement

Position Summary:

Established cardiology practice requiring non-invasive cardiologist to join a busy and thriving practice on a permanent full-time or part-time basis. The applicant will be joining a group of cardiologists who are at the forefront of their respective sub-specialties. There is opportunity to provide services to both inpatient and outpatients.

About Us:

Established in 2000, the practice provides a comprehensive cardiac service to the south eastern region of Melbourne. The practice works closely with both the local public and private hospitals.

The practice is patient-focused and committed to providing the highest standard of medicine, incorporating the latest technique and procedures resulting in the best possible cardiovascular care and outcomes.

Mandatory Qualifications / Essential Criteria:

  • Possession of a recognized tertiary institution and experience appropriate to allow registration as a Specialist in Cardiology with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Applicants must be registered as a Medical Practitioner with AHPRA.
  • Experience in managing a broad range of cardiovascular diseases.
  • Non-invasive subspecialisation in echocardiography, multi-slice cardiac CT or cardiac MRI is highly desirable.

Applicants: Please forward letter of application and current CV to the Practice Coordinator: georgia@peninsulaheart.com.au