Hospital Medical Officers - Emergency

As the largest healthcare provider in East Gippsland, Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS) is a progressive organisation, providing multi-disciplinary services to a rapidly growing population. Located at the gateway to the Lakes and Wilderness region, and an easy three hour drive from Melbourne, you can enjoy an array of fantastic lifestyle options with the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and the snowfields on your door step!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CS/1363773
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - HMO3 - ED - October 2018.docx.pdf (PDF, 292KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Mardi McLaughlin, Acting Medical Workforce Manager
03 5150 3356

Position Details

We are wanting to hear from medical professionals who are interested in rural healthcare and emergency medicine.  

The BRHS Medical Workforce provides services across a broad spectrum of care including our Emergency Department which currently receives approximately 20,000 varied presentations per year.  In this role you will deliver high-quality and locally appropriate medical care in our Emergency department and other areas as required.  You will work in a supportive environment with an experienced team of health professionals including Senior Medical Officers, GP's and experienced Emergency nurses.  This rewarding role will provide a great environment to consolidate and extend your clinical skills in Emergency medicine.


This position will provide you with:

  • A great opportunity to further develop your skills in emergency medicine
  • Great experience in rural health practice
  • Exposure to a range of interesting and broad presentations to the ED
  • Fantastic lifestyle options
  • Comprehensive experience to progress your Medical career


Benefits include:

  • An attractive remuneration package and extensive salary packaging options
  • Strong professional development support
  • A strong sense of community and work/life balance
  • Initial accommodation and relocation support
  • Health and wellbeing and employee assistance programs
  • Strong links to the Monash University School of Rural Health - located at the BRHS campus
  • Being part of a friendly and supportive team
  • Employer Sponsorship will be considered



  • Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery
  • A minimum 6 months Emergency experience
  • Current AHPRA registration and eligibility to work in Australia
  • Passed ACM 1 & ACM 2 exams


If you are an experienced Medical Officer looking for a lifestyle change and wanting to further develop and broaden your skills, then this role will provide you with the perfect platform to do this. 


Enquiries to: Mardi McLaughlin, Acting Medical Workforce Manager on 03 5150 3356 or

Further position details are available in the attached position description.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description.  Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below emailing to

A satisfactory National Police Check (no older than 12 months) and Health Declaration must be provided prior to commencement at BRHS.  

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