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Group Director Academic and Medical Services

Group Director Academic and Medical Services

Company: Epworth Healthcare
Location: Richmond - Victoria
Job Type: Full-time
Date Posted: 21/09/2020
Job Contact:

Luis Prado

0413 601 455


The Role

Reporting to the Executive Director, Academic and Medical Services / Chief Medical Officer, you will lead the strategic development and management of Epworth’s medical services in partnership with the operating divisions.

Some of your specific responsibilities concern:

  • Senior medical workforce- planning, management and engagement
  • Medical Education and Research
  • Medical By-laws- implementation and review
  • VMO Medical appointments system (scope of practice, credentialing)- management and review
  • Medical on call rosters management
  • Divisional Medical Director engagement and support
  • Supervision and teaching of Medical Administration Registrar(s)
  • Assist Chief Medical Officer with-
  • Clinical outcomes and analytics- implementation and review
  • Significant clinical incident review and management
  • Medical complaints, reviews, AHPRA liaison, medico legal support
  • Clinical Governance and Risk Management- service enhancements and practice change
  • Medical education and research
  • Epworth- strategic and business planning support

You will also be required to perform deputizing responsibilities for the Executive Director, Academic and Medical Services / Chief Medical Officer, and undertake other tasks relevant to advancing the Academic and Medical Portfolio.

Skills & Experience

In your application, please address the following selection criteria:

  • Outline your experiences and knowledge of contemporary practice in Medical Administration (GDAMS) or in Medical Education
  • Describe your leadership skills and how you have led a team to success
  • Provide recent examples where you have worked effectively with committees and boards
  • Provide examples of when you have demonstrated strategic thinking, organisation and administration
  • Outline a high-level vision for the role/s should you be successful

What We Offer You

  • Access to salary packaging of up to $9,010 p.a.
  • Discounted private health insurance
  • Reduced out-of-pocket expenses for health services at Epworth
  • Flexible working hours
  • Access to the largest educational scholarship program of its kind in Australia

Need more information?

To apply or seek more information, contact Dr Luis Prado on 0413601455 or luis.prado@epworth.org.au

Applications close 24th September 2020

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