The Tasmanian Health Service is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.
Royal Hobart hospital (RHH) is Tasmania’s largest hospital and major referral centre and has the only tertiary NICU in the state. The Women's & Children's Department at RHH offers a comprehensive service including 24-hour labour ward coverage with over 2000 births per annum, with both simple and complex care requirements.
This is an exceptional and unique opportunity for a Level 5 or 6 trainee with an interest in ultrasound and high-risk obstetrics to undertake advanced training within the public and private sector. Ultrasound training in both obstetrics and gynaecology will be provided at the RHH and Women’s Imaging, and obstetric skills will be advanced through the care of high-risk pregnancies, in the Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) clinics and on labour ward.
The position is aimed at trainees who would like to commence the DDU (Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound, Obstetrics and Gynaecology), and would suit both those considering subspecialty training (CMFM or COGU), or those wishing to remain generalists with a special interest. The following areas will be covered: