Location: Cairns & Far North > Regional QLD
Worktype: Full Time
Profession / Role: Healthcare & Medical > General Practitioner
Ravenshoe, QLD Historic timber town - the highest town in Queensland Ravenshoe is the highest town in Queensland. The temperature is typically mild, rarely exceeding 26°C, which means that it has an attraction for people wanting to escape the heat and humidity of the coast.
Ravenshoe is located close to waterfalls, crater lakes, swamps, water holes, rainforests and historical landmarks. There is also a diverse variety of plants and animals, including 12 species of possum, 8 species of kangaroo and abundant bird life
Misty Mountain Wilderness trails are a network of extensive walking tracks that traverse Tully Gorge National Park and Wooroonooran National Park. There are bushwalks to the Millstream Falls as well as Little Millstream Falls.
Ravenshoe has a number of galleries and creative industries, reflecting the nature of the locals. The Windy Hill Wind Farm owned by Queensland Government's Transfield Services Infrastructure Fund (together with the Koombooloomba hydroelectric dam) generates enough electricity to power several towns.
Busy rural family practice providing services to three towns.
Practice manager three Part time nurses, admin support.
currently solo practice with enough income for up to three practitioners.
MD 3 software
Fully equipped practice providing acute GP, skin cancer services, general practice
Specialist support in Cairns.
After Hours requirements:
Currently covered by qld ambulance in the town and local rural hospital 35 min away
Preferably a fellow of GP college. accredited training if required
Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives.
This position may also be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development, for more information see link:https://www.healthworkforce.com.au/health-workforce-scholarship-program/
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Contact:07 3105 7800
Date Posted: 31/01/2020 1:55:00 PM
Caring for the health needs of remote and rural Queensland communities by providing a high quality health workforce.