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Reference Number 44962
Position Title Respiratory and Sleep Physician
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Hosp Specialists [8]
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We are looking for an experienced Respiratory and Sleep physician to work 5 sessions per week  a week in the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine.

The department provides treatment to in-patients and out patients with acute and chronic respiratory and sleep conditions.

The position involves participation in the in-patient service, attendance at respiratory, sleep, lung oncology clinics and clinical leadership to multidisciplinary teams is required in these duties.

There is also a responsibility for the supervision of advanced trainees in respiratory medicine and other junior medical staff. Involvement in the department’s teaching and research programs is strongly encouraged. Participation in the afterhours on-call roster will be required.
The position requires a physician with respiratory and sleep medicine accreditation, including expertise in the management of lung cancer, experience with EBUS bronchoscopy, a track record in teaching and research, and a demonstrated vision for quality improvement and the capacity to contribute to innovation to service development. 
Enquiries about this position can be addressed to A/Prof Lou Irving: 


Why Melbourne Health?
Melbourne Health is a values based organisation. A career with us is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement. We also offer:
•    Salary Packaging
•    Reward & Recognition Programs
•    Comprehensive  Health & Wellbeing Programs including; staff gym, staff health service,  peer support program and EAP 
•    Discounted Staff Parking

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police records check.

At Melbourne Health we are committed to Aboriginal employment and encourage all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. Karreeta (grow) Yirramboi (tomorrow).

We value a diverse workforce and encourage applications from all culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Melbourne Health is an award winning health care service and is Victoria’s second largest public health service. We provide comprehensive acute, sub-acute, general, specialist medical and mental health services through both inpatient and community based facilities through the following services: The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus, The Royal Melbourne Hospital – Royal Park Campus, NorthWestern Mental Health, RMH Kidney Care Service and Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory.
Successful applicants will also be required to provide a record of Immune Status to vaccine preventable diseases or evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.  

Contact Person Louis Irving
Contact Number 93427708
Alternate Contact Person Chris Robinson
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 17/02/2019
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