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GP Locum – Mala’la Health Service – Maningrida NT

  • Dates available from January 2023 – ongoing
  • $1800 per day
  • West Arnhem Aboriginal Medical Service
  • Full time GP opportunity available
  • Fly In and Fly out opportunity

Mala’la Health Service are seeking an experienced specialist general practitioner to provide GP locum services at their Maningrida Health Centre.

Eligibility to apply

  • Current non-restricted specialist registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA)
  • Fellowship of RACGP or ACRRM
  • Previous experience in Indigenous Health
  • Experienced in Communicare patient record system highly desired

Dates

  • Dates available from January 2023 – ongoing
  • Full time GP opportunity also available

The Clinic

Currently working in the clinic are 4 GPs, 17 remote area nurses, Community workers attached to programs , and 6 administration officers.

Visiting services include a surgeon, physician, paediatrician, dental team, obstetrics and gynaecology, ophthalmology, mental health and occupational therapist. Maningrida Health Centre has 13 consulting rooms.

Clinic Hours

  • 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • The GP locum may be required to be available for emergencies, otherwise no on-call services or weekend work

Available equipment:

  • Defibrillator
  • IV cannulas
  • Slit lamp
  • I-stat machine
  • Laryngoscope
  • ET tubes
  • Point of care HbA1c testing
  • Intra-osseous needle
  • ACR testing
  • Orthopaedic plaster
  • Baby ventilation masks

Transport and accommodation

  • All transport from the nearest major airport to and from your location provided
  • Accommodation and vehicle provided by the health service. The vehicle is not available for use outside of work hours
  • Accommodation includes a fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, TV, DVD player and radio

Patient record system

  • This clinic uses Communicare
  • Previous experience in Communicare desirable
  • Orientation will be provided if required

Location

Maningrida is one of the largest Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory, located approximately 352 kilometres east of Darwin on the Central Arnhem Coast at the mouth of the Liverpool River.

The population of Maningrida is approximately 3,000 people which comprises town residents and traditionally-based outstations, or which there are more than 30. A culturally diverse community, with 13 different language groups spoken, ceremony and traditional artwork remain an important part of daily life for many community members.

For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact Bonita on 08 8982 1096.

Apply Now

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

$1800 per day
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Job Type:

GP locum

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