*NEW* Visiting Medical Officer – Cardiologist – Illawarra & South Coast / Wollongong & The South Coast, NSW

Position Title: Visiting Medical Officer – Cardiologist with interest in Electrophysiology or Heart Failure

Employment Status: Permanent

Location: Illawarra & South Coast / Wollongong & The South Coast, NSW

Closing date: 24/04/2019 – 11:59 PM

Position Summary

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) is looking for a Cardiologist to join the team of multi-disciplinary staff. The primary responsibility for the position is the provision of cardiac services (including pacing) at Wollongong and Shellharbour Hospitals and may be varied as agreed with the Director of Medical Services and as approved via Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee (MDAAC) to other facilities in ISLHD.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provision of cardiac services, including pacing services, at Wollongong Hospital, contribution to cardiac services and participation in the on-call general cardiology roster in accordance with clinical privileges (including call backs for pacing wires, pericardiocentesis, urgent echocardiography).
  • Undertake a weekly pacemaker implant list at Wollongong Hospital.
  • Participate in weekly pacing and defibrillator clinics.
  • Provide an accountable and high standard service consistent with the defined scope of clinical practice for ISLHD and all NSW Health Policies and as required by other senior medical staff and the facility.
  • Be dedicated to a teamwork philosophy and be able to demonstrate ability to work as a team member within the Department and the broader multidisciplinary team.
  • Ensure detailed patient treatment plans are in place to support the timely management of patients and effective clinical handover processes in accordance with facility and ISLHD guidelines.
  • Ensure a high standard of clinical record documentation is maintained, including the completion of all clinical records (including medication charts and other orders) to reflect clinical decisions and optimise data collection. Adapt clinical practice in accordance with contemporary evidence based best practice and any clinical protocols as approved by ISLHD from time to time.

Further details can be found here.

Contact person: Astin Lee

Email address: Astin.LEE@health.nsw.gov.au

Online submission: link here

*NEW* Consultant Cardiologist – Bendigo, VIC

Position Title: Consultant Cardiologist

Employment Status: Permanent Part Time 0.53 EFT

Location: Bendigo, VIC

Salary: In accordance with Victorian Public Health Sector Medical Specialist Enterprise Agreement.

Requirements: AHPRA Registered and RACP (Cardiology) or equivalent

Closing date: 09/04/2019

Position Summary

An opportunity exists for a Consultant Cardiologist to join our team and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service.

The Cardiology department is responsible for patients in several departments including inpatient wards, emergency department, ICU/CCU in addition to Cath Lab, Diagnostic Cardiology and Cardiology outpatients.

About Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is the leading healthcare provider in regional Victoria with more than 3500 staff. We provide health care services to a population of over 306,000 people across the Loddon Mallee Region.

We offer a brand new facility, supportive working environment, flexible working arrangements and opportunities for professional development.

About Bendigo

Bendigo is a thriving regional city with a population of close to 110,000. It has a strong supportive community base with good schools and excellent infrastructure making it an ideal location for families wanting to escape the city. It has fantastic restaurants, shops, cultural precincts, sporting facilities and tertiary facilities making it a great city to live and work.

Contact person: Dr Voltaire Nadurata

Contact number: (03) 5454 8878

Online submission: link here

Cardiologist – Wetherill Park and Yagoona, NSW

Position Title: Cardiologist

Employment Status: Full time/Part time

Location: Wetherill Park and Yagoona, NSW

Position Summary

Work in a very busy established cardiology clinic with fully equipped rooms with Philips products including Stress Echo, holter monitors, BP Monitor. You also have Cardiac Technicians and Registered Nurses to support your work.

Excellent income – our existing Cardiologists are booked for 2 months ahead.

Contact person: Dr George Al-Horani

Contact number: 0477 477 477

Email your CV to: dralhorani@hotmail.com

Locum Cardiologist – Newcastle and Maitland, Hunter NSW

Position Title: Locum Cardiologist

Location: Newcastle and Maitland, Hunter NSW

Practice Name: Oldfield Cardiology and Newcastle and Hunter Cardiac Services

Position Summary

Oldfield Cardiology is looking for a locum Cardiologist to cover our principal cardiologist’s clinic while he is on personal leave from 20th March 2019 to 12th April 2019 inclusive.

Full AHPRA and FRACP qualification is required.

Contact person: Rachel Weston-Webb. Practice Manager

Contact number: 0410 966 229

Email: rachel@oldfieldcardiology.com.au

General Cardiologist, John Flynn Hospital – Tugun and Ballina, Northern NSW

Position Title:
General Cardiologist – expertise in Echocardiography and Stress Echocardiography

Location: Tugun and Ballina, Northern NSW

Practice Name: John Flynn Hospital

Position Summary

Gold Coast Heart Centre prides itself on providing exceptional cardiac services and exemplary care to patients and referring practitioners on the Gold Coast and Northern NSW community.  With over 22 years offering cardiac consultation and non-invasive testing we ensure best practice and optimal outcomes are achieved by working closely with our referring practitioners to provide timely evaluations and clinical assessment for their patients.  

The southern end of the Gold Coast and Northern NSW coastal and hinterland areas continue to attract families and retirees to relocate from the southern states and is in high demand for Cardiology services.  

An opportunity exists for a General Cardiologist with expertise in Echocardiography and Stress Echocardiography to join our group as an Associate to practice in our premises at John Flynn Hospital, Tugun and Ballina, Northern NSW.  With an established referral base and existing patients you are on your way to building a successful practice.    

The potential Associate may be a recently qualified or experienced Cardiologist who would like to establish their own private practice.  Full AHPRA registration and FRACP qualification is required.  

Contact person: Rhonda Machin

Phone: 0407 897 847

Email: business.manager@gchc.com.au

Imaging Cardiologist, Charles Clinic Heart Care, Launceston, TAS

Position Title: Imaging Cardiologist

Employment Status: Full time (at least 3 days a week)

Location: Launceston, Tasmania

Practice Name: Charles Clinic Heart Care

Position Summary

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

Further details can be found here.

Contact person: Dr Geoffrey Evans (Principal Cardiologist)

Phone: 0488 771 119

Email CV and covering letter to: Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care

Clinical and Imaging Cardiology Associate, Hervey Bay Practice, QLD

Position Title: Clinical and Imaging Cardiology Associate

Employment Status: Full time (at least 3 days a week)

Location: Hervey Bay, QLD

Practice Name: CVC CardioVasculars Clinics – Hervey Bay

Position Summary

CVC CardioVasculars Clinics are seeking a Clinical and Imaging Cardiology Associate, whose training has included at least one year of Echo fellowship, who is able to reside primarily in, and work at least three days a week in our Hervey Bay practice. Our practice has a well-established referral base with existing bookings for several months.

Due to the joys of motherhood, our second resident cardiologist will be leaving Hervey Bay in the New Year and this opens-up an immediate patient work load for both outpatients and inpatients.

The new associate will be well supported professionally by the visiting partners and fellow associates of CVC as well as the highly qualified technical and administrative staff. The newly purpose-built rooms are very spacious, using new, state of the art testing equipment and patient management reporting systems.

The role offers clinical cardiology, all aspects of testing, including echocardiography, stress echocardiography, stress testing and
transesophageal echocardiogram. The Hervey Bay practice also offers blood pressure monitoring, holter monitoring and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring.

Further details can be found here.

Contact Person: CVC Business Manager, Shelly Shaw

Email: hello@cvclinics.com.au

Cardiologist, Wahroonga, Sydney

Expressions of interest are invited from an ethical cardiologist to join a successful established cardiology practice in private rooms within the grounds of a large private teaching hospital.

The practice is equipped with an echo machine, treadmill, 24 hour Holter monitor and 24 hour BP monitor.

Arrangements are flexible and can be negotiated to suit someone looking for full-time work, part-time work or regular locum work.

Starting date is also flexible.

Please direct enquiries to  brianharcourt@bigpond.com

Consultant and Non-invasive Cardiologist, Hervey Bay QLD

Consultant and Non-invasive Cardiologist – Hervey Bay, Queensland – Permanent Full-time

Joining the GenesisCare team means a commitment to seeing and doing things differently. Asking what if and why not? And focused on getting the best possible outcomes for our patients.

We are a team of 2,500 professionals who believe care should be focused on the individual, not the condition. That care should be available when and where people need it most, and it should be designed to help give people the best life outcomes possible. We’re proud that we are designing innovative treatments and better care for more people with cancer and heart disease around the world every day, the two biggest diseases that impact people’s lives. Globally, we have more than 130 GenesisCare centres spanning oncology, cardiology and sleep services

Due to the continued development of our network, we are currently seeking Cardiologists on a permanent basis for our Hervey Bay practice. We have opportunities for both a consultant and non-invasive Cardiologist with the roles providing services to both inpatients and outpatients.

Your career goals will align with our vision of “innovating healthcare transforming lives” and you will personally contribute to the network’s ongoing success as a Cardiologist in a cohesive group practice environment.

As a Cardiologist you will be offered the following:

  • Work in a group of practices with nationally and internationally recognised clinical leaders
  • Opportunity to develop sub-specialty interests and expertise by virtue of a true group practice model
  • Work life balance; contributing in a collegiate group with structured holiday and on-call cover
  • Guaranteed income plus performance incentives to build your practice
  • Long term wealth creation opportunities through equity participation

Qualifications Required:

  • Registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians including advanced training and specialist recognition as a Cardiologist
  • Eligible for a Medicare Provider Number for the provision of rebatable specialist services

Salary range: $300,000 to $400,000

Suitably qualified candidates should forward their CV to Vincent McFarlane (General Manager – Cardiology Queensland) on email vincent.mcfarlane@genesiscare.com

Post Doctoral Fellowship for Research on Aortic Stenosis

We are looking for a highly skilled post doctorial research fellow to work with the National Echocardiography Database Australia (NEDA) team on a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funded project.

The project centres around risk in aortic stenosis. The suitable applicant will have a PhD in a health-related or public health discipline, have expertise in Cardiac Imaging (and/or Cardiology), have experience in constructing/analysing large clinical data-sets and data-linkage, and have the capacity to perform advanced statistical analyses.

The position will be part-time for 12 months, with an attractive salary package, on-costs research support and conference travel.

Applications should be made to Prof Geoff Strange, gstrange@neda.net.au including a letter of application, curriculum vitae and references.