General Practitioner


Summary:

Outstanding opportunity for an experienced Female VR General Practitioner to join our very well established medical practice. If you are tired of conveyor-belt medicine, then come to us. Brand new premises with onsite support and allied health. 

Expand your horizons by delving into skin cancer medicine and surgery. Or if you are already well versed in skin cancer management, this is the ideal role in a location with some of the largest number of skin cancer patients in the country.

You can practice small town medicine with the feel of a big city!

Rural practice only 50 minute drive from Brisbane and only 25 minutes from Toowoomba.

Main Description:

ABOUT THE ROLE:

  • Full time role - Well established and very well liked female GP relocating due to family reasons. Excellent opportunity for the new doctor to get a full load of patients very quickly. 
  • Strong Support from doctors and staff
  • Being a rural practice you will get to see the full breadth of General medicine and surgical presentations, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Mental Health
  • Large cohort of chronic disease presentations requiring Chronic disease management plans, Medication reviews etc.
  • Ability to build a Patient Base quickly
  • No After Hours or On Call
  • Associated skin cancer clinic within the medical center. 
  • Ability to integrate a large skin cancer patient base with procedures conducted onsite, including large flaps and graft repairs etc .
  • Support and teaching can be provided to the motivated candidate

ABOUT THE PRACTICE:

Lockyer Valley Medical Centre has been operating for the community for over 45 years. We are a welcoming, friendly and professional practice offering comprehensive health care for all our patients. 

We pride ourselves in looking after the whole patient and our patients feel like they are part of the family. 

Current practice hours are Mon - Fri 8.30 to 5.00. After hours arrangement with local conglomerate of practices. 

Located less than an hour from Brisbane and only 25 minutes from Toowoomba. Our current doctors all drive from Brisbane or Ipswich on daily basis and find the drive very relaxing. 

  • Positive work-life balance encouraged
  • Streamlined practices using Best Practice software and referral processes
  • Strong focus on Preventative Healthcare with Chronic Disease Managements
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Currently 3 GPs. Fantastic community reputation and patient numbers growing every day. Scope for 1-2 further GPs to joint the team. 

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

  • Fellowship of the Australian College of General Practitioners or General Registration with AHPRA but beyond the 10 year moratorium
  • Non DPA location
  • Current medical indemnity insurance
  • Must have Australian general practice experience