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Tasmanian Family Medical

REGION: North West
ACRRM: Community - Primary Care
RACGP: GPT3 + stages of registrar training
TYPE: General Practice
GPT3/4 Registrars - Expressions of Interest welcome here

practice details

RA Classification:
3
Accredited By:
RACGP & ACRRM
Accreditation Level:
GPT3+ level of Registrar Training and ACRRM - Post is approved for full accreditation, restricted to 6 months due to lack of Hospital and Emergency Care and Rural and Remote Context
Practice Hours:
MON-FRI 7AM-7PM, SAT-SUN 1PM-6PM, CLOSED – PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
Branch Practice:
Association Hospital:
NWRH & NWPH
Services offered by Hospital:
VMO rights:
Aged care/beds nursing home:
Umina Park, Yaraandoo (GP’s own patients)
No. of acute beds:
After Hour Assistance:
Tas After Hours
Practice Management Software:
Best Practice
Electronic data/hard data/both:
Internet Connection:
Free wi-fi
Billing Type:
Mixed billing
% bulk billed, %gap, %private:
85% bulk billed
Practice protocols for billing:
Those on concession cards & pension cards and those under the age of 16 are bulk billed. All billing is at GP discretion.
Practice Amenities:
Free parking, disabled toilets, showers
Building features:
Parking available:
Free parking
Medical students & other regs:
UTAS medical students
Population served:
All the Braddon area i.e. From Smithton to Devonport (North West Coast) and the West Coast.
Demographic of population:
Burnie 18500
What is Commonly seen:
All general medicine

staff details

Practice Manager:
Leanne Cullen
Number of Doctors:
Currently 3 permanent and 2 locums
Doctors Hours:
Full time, part time and locum
Doctors Special Interests:
General Medicine, Women’s Health and Mental Health
Supervisor:
Dr Bekithemba Bulle
Principal Supervisors Profile:
Coverage:
Full supervision offered
What allied health available:
Pathology, Physio, Psychology, Dietitian, Audiology, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy and District Nurses.
How many reception staff:
6 plus 2 nurses

registrar details

Own Room for registrar:
Yes
Expected hours for registrar:
Generally fulltime but to be negotiated
Evenings:
On rotation
Nights:
No
Saturday/Sunday/Public Holidays:
On rotation - no Public Holidays
On call and frequency:
No
On call Support:
Yes, fully supported by supervisors
Is part-time work available?:
Yes
Number of patients per hour:
As per GPTT registrar level up to 4 per hour
Practice training style:
Wave consulting, fully supported, corridor teaching, clinical meetings, face to face.
Method/forms of teaching:
Wave consulting, fully supported, corridor teaching, clinical meetings, face to face.
Procedures reg will be able to undertake during placements:
Fully supported with procedures i.e general lesion removal, implanon insertion and removal etc.
Learning resources available:
Training room, journals, internet etc.
Safety features:
Duress buttons, never working alone
Registrar Accommodation:
No
Nat Min Terms & Conditions - % for each term:
As per the National guidelines or as negotiated
Period calculated 3/12 or 2/52:
Fortnightly
Plus superannuation or including:
As per the National guidelines or as negotiated

equipment

ECG:
Yes
Slip Lamp:
No
Defibrillator:
Yes
Spirometry:
Yes
Molemax or equivalent:
Dermatacope

extra information

Practice ethos/philosophy:

To improve the wellbeing of the community by improving the community’s health outcomes.

Our Core Values:

  • To value the community
  • Caring for the patient as we would wish to be cared for ourselves
  • An enabling team and professional work environment
  • Professional development and retention
  • Business sustainability
Practice expectation of registrar:

To be an energetic team player and to provide positive health outcomes to the patients of the practice.

Information about town and facilities:

Burnie is a city by the sea with all local amenities for the community at large. Both a general and private hospital, public and private schools, a TAFE College and UTAS campuses.

The nearest airport is 15 minutes west of Burnie and a 1 hour flight to Melbourne.

 

contact details

1-3 Reeve Street

Phone: 03 6432 2222
Fax: 03 6432 2255
Email:

www.tasfamilymedical.com


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