Non-Interventionalist Cardiologist – Mackay, QLD

Position Title: Non-Interventionalist Cardiologist

Employment Status: Permanent

Location: Mackay Base Hospital, Queensland

Salary details: Competitive package

The Position

Mackay Base Hospital is seeking a Non-Interventionalist Cardiologist to join a public hospital in regional QLD. This is an exciting opportunity to provide high level quality clinical services to the department of Cardiac Services.  You will support and encourage the education of medical staff and students, allied health professional, interested community groups and nursing staff. You will utilise your high level of clinical knowledge, proficiency, skills and experience in echocardiography; transoesophageal echo’s; stress echo’s; dobutamines and exercise tests and high level quality of assessment of non-invasive tests and procedures. Permanent Pacemaker Placement skills and follow-up is an advantage.

The Hospital

This hospital is the main referral facility for the district which serves a population of approximately 182,000 people. The hospital has been redeveloped at a cost of over $400 million, increasing capacity to over 250 beds. It is a digital hospital, equipped with leading technology to assist you in providing the highest level of quality care and comfort to patients. The cardiac services are currently staffed with 3 Interventional Cardiologists including the Clinical Director, 1 EPP/Consultant Cardiologist, Junior team consists of  5 x REGs (1 x Advanced Trainee) , 5 x JHOs/SHOs , 2 x Interns (with accreditation for 4).

The Location

The hospital is based in a major coastal city in Queensland, nestled between mountainous national parks and the Coral Sea. This stunning region is renowned for beautiful beaches, hinterlands and mountains. You will find affordable housing in both the rental and purchase markets, quality educational facilities and a large array of shops to suit your requirements. Numerous daily flights are available from the local airport, coaches and trains regularly operate to this destination. Your new home is easily accessible via car making it the perfect escape for your capital city dwelling friends and family.

Essential Criteria

  • To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP in Cardiology and be eligible for specialist registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. If you are unsure if you meet the criteria, please send a copy of your CV for assessment.
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