Wimmera Health Care Group

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is based in the Wimmera sub-region of the Grampians (Gariwerd), 310 km west of Melbourne and close to the Grampians National Park.  Our campuses in Horsham and Dimboola service an area of 61,000 square kilometres and a population of approximately 54,000 people. We have campuses in Horsham and Dimboola and provide a range of acute, sub-acute, residential aged care, allied health, primary care, emergency and critical care services to our community.

Every year WHCG treats more than 11,000 inpatients, 15,000 emergency patients and 125, 000 outpatients. There are 350 births per annum.   With a workforce of approximately 1000 staff, WHCG is also the largest employer in the region.

This position requires a Registrar (PGY3 or above) who is interested in attaining valuable diverse experience in obstetrics and gynaecology in a large rural hospital environment. This position would be particularly suited to a rural GP or GP trainee or someone interested in the FRANZCOG pathway. The position consists of up to 12 months in obstetrics and gynaecology. Supervision in the O&G role is provided by the staff Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (FRANZCOG), Visiting Consultants and Visiting General Practitioners. O&G role responsibilities include management of all obstetrics, gynaecology and paediatric inpatients, deliveries of all non-private patients including Caesarean sections with specialist surgeon support, attendance at antenatal outpatient clinics and provision of support and supervision of O&G intern. This position will also participate in antenatal and pre-admission clinic under the supervision of the Consultants and in partnership with midwives and...
Wimmera Health Care Group Wimmera Base Hospital, Baillie Street, Horsham VIC, Australia Full time
The Director of Women’s and Children’s Health will be a specialist Obstetrician / Gynaecologist providing direct clinical care as well as leading the obstetrics, gynaecology and paediatric services to ensure the highest standards of clinical service delivery and the primary focus on safe care of mothers and babies. This will involve the application of evidence -based standards and compliance with Safer Care Victoria guidelines. The Clinical Director of Women’s and Children’s Health is the principal supervisor responsible for teaching,  mentoring, advocating research and audit and maintaining safe and well evidenced professional clinical practice in the department at all levels including senior medical practitioners, registrars, interns and medical students. Essential: A primary medical qualification and full registration with the Medical Practitioners Board Of Australia/AHPRA. Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of...
Wimmera Health Care Group Wimmera Base Hospital, Baillie Street, Horsham VIC, Australia Full time