2020 Medical Registrar - Basic Physician Trainee (BPT)
Internal Medicine, Fixed Term, Full Time
86 Hours Per Fortnight for 12 Months from Februrary 2020
The BPT registrar position at Ballarat is RACP accredited as a level 2 training centre and involves rotations through general medicine, neurology, cardiology, oncology, hospial in the home, rehabilitation and palliative care. Each general medical unit has a sub specialty focus but will see a broad range of general presentations.
Ballarat Health Services provides care to the greater grampians region, covering 20% of Victoria. The base hospital is a 221 bed acute facility with ICU and a cardiac cath lab. The regional cancer care centre is colocated with an adjacent sub acute hospital.
RACP advanced trainees in general medicine, oncology and cardiology are attached to the units to provide additional support. We provide regular education including sessions in the simulation centre and have an attached clinical school with students from Deakin University and the University of Melbourne.
Ballarat Health Services comprises the base hospital, Queen Elizabeth Centre (Sub Acute 70 beds) and psychiatric services (67 beds). New short stay unit and modern emergency critical care, ambularoty, aged care and rehabilitation facilities uniquely integrate inpatient, ambulatory, community and home based services. Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of interns, residents and registrars.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check and immunisation clearance. Applications must be submitted online via eRecruit.
BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.