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NNSWLHD Staff Specialist Medical Administrator – Deputy Director of Medical Services

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NNSWLHD Staff Specialist Medical Administrator – Deputy Director of Medical Services

Company: Northern NSW Local Health District
Location: The Tweed, Murwillumbah District and Byron Central Hospitals, NNSWLHD
Job Type: Full-time
Date Posted: 06/06/2022
Job Contact:

Joe McDonald

Joe.Mcdonald@health.nsw.gov.au

Employment Type: Full-time
Location: The Tweed, Murwillumbah District and Byron Central Hospitals, NNSWLHD
Application Close Date: 27/6/2022

Where you’ll be working

The Tweed Hospital provides a range of healthcare services to the public including: acute and emergency care, surgical services, women’s care and newborn services, cancer and haematology services, intensive and coronary care units, Mental Health inpatient facilities, Aboriginal Health, and Allied Health Outpatient Clinics. As a regional referral Level 5 base hospital, we work closely with hospitals in Northern NSW and tertiary hospitals in Southern Queensland to support the healthcare needs of our community.  For more information about Murwillumbah District and Byron Central Hospitals please go to  Murwillumbah District Hospital – Northern NSW Local Health District and Byron Central Hospital – Northern NSW Local Health District

The Tweed Valley is a subtropical oasis encompassing the rugged terrain of Wollumbin National Park, arty riverside villages, historic coastal towns and the gateway to the Gold Coast. The Ballina and Byron Shires include some of Australia’s most famous surf breaks and holiday destinations, while the hinterland is rich with vibrant communities and mouth-watering local produce.  For more information about living and working in this area please go to Northern NSW Local Health District 

About the Role

Supporting the Director Medical Services in ensuring the safe, effective and efficient delivery of medical services at The Tweed, Murwillumbah and Byron Hospitals.
Managing the professional and administrative requirements of the Junior Medical Workforce in the Tweed, Murwillumbah and Byron Hospitals.

On call is a requirement of the role, and an allowance will be paid in addition to base salary.

About You

Selection Criteria:

  1. Current registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Medical Practitioner. Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, or working towards or equivalent qualification as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award.
  2. Demonstrated capability to effectively manage junior medical workforce.
  3. Demonstrated commitment to the principles and practices of clinical governance and clinical risk management and demonstrated capacity to implement and maintain continuous quality improvement management strategies.
  4. Sound understanding of contemporary Health Service issues and the proven ability to prioritise and effectively manage resources to address these issues.
  5. Communication, negotiation, consultative and interpersonal skills, incorporating the ability to liaise and consult with all levels of the health industry, the community and various professional groups.
  6. Valid unrestricted drivers licence for use in NSW/Australia and willingness to travel in the course of employment.
  7. Ability to participate in Executive on call roster.

 

More information

Need more information?
1) Click here for the Position Description
2) Find out more about applying for this position

For role related queries or questions contact Joe Mcdonald, General Manager The Tweed Hospital at Email: Joe.Mcdonald@health.nsw.gov.au 

Applications Close: Monday 27th June 2022

 

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