Vacancy Details


Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Interesting - flexible - rewarding female GP Opportunity
Vacancy Type
GP
Position Title
General Practitioner
Hours Per Week
Negotiable
Area of Need
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
26 Aug 2020
Ad Expiry Date
26 Nov 2020
Date Posted
26 Aug 2020
Date Updated
26 Aug 2020

Description

Position Description

The Central Coast Community Women’s Health Centre (CCCWHC) is a community based, not for profit organisation providing services for women, by women. CCCWHC operates from a feminist perspective, which recognises and identifies ways in which women’s wellbeing is influenced and impacted by a broad range of social, cultural, economic and biological factors. 

We are seeking a female VR GP who is interested in specialising in women's health to provide competent and contemporary women's ehalth care that is gender informed, socially sensitive and promotes client focussed holistic health care.  This role is an ongoing contract position supported by a Senior Doctor and Clinic Coordinator.

The role is an ongoing contract position located at our Wyoming Centre with onsite access to three experienced women's health GP's that can assist with support and training.

Specialising in women's health, you will see clients presenting with women's health issues including;

  • cervical screening
  • breast checks
  • providing peri-menopause and menopause advice
  • treatment of gynaecological issues
  • antenatal shared-care and postnatal check-ups
  • pregnancy testing and counselling
  • testing for sexually transmitted infections and providing safe sex advice
  • pelvic floor /incontinence management
  • discussing relationship issues with women in order to detect domestic violence risks
  • counselling women on contraceptive choices and advising them of the advantages and disadvantages, enabling them to make appropriate choices
  • inserting Mirena IUDs and Implanon or diaphragm fittings
  • performing antenatal assessments and managing early and late miscarriage
  • appropriately ordering tests to assess mental health during pregnancy
  • performing post-natal checks and assessing for postnatal depression
  • ordering STI checks, to manage asymptomatic disease and manage PID.
  • assessing for breast lumps and developing an understanding of  triple testing
  • case managing women with breast cancer.
  • understanding benign breast disease and how to treat and follow up
  • managing lactation problems.
  • managing metabolic problems such as PCOS and insulin resistance.
  • diagnosing and managing endometriosis
  • gaining an understanding of vulval diseases and how to manage them

We offer

  • Mixed billing
  • 70% of billings
  • Well designed clinc with gynaecology beds
  • Fully computerised systems (Best Practice) and remote login
  • Flexible and negotiatable hours, anywhere from one to five days per week
  • Full administration support
  • Direct access to holistic women's health services inclduing councelling, groups, advocacy and information and referral
  • Access to allied health services including dietitian, excercise physiologist, psycologist and complementary therapies
  • RACGP accredited clinic with PIP and SIP incentives
  • Onsite access to three experienced women's health GP's that can assist with support and some training

 

 

Essentials Description

Ability to work cooperatively and independently

Belief and practice of feminist philosopy and principles in client care and working relationships

Registration as a medical practitioner with Medical Board

Vocational registration with RACGP

Current Medical Indemnity Insurance

Desirables Description

previous experience specialising in women's health desirable but not essential

Description of Facilities

Modern, welcoming and accessbile counsulting rooms and facilities.

Onsite and street parking available

 

Description of Benefits

Mixed Billing, 70% of billings, flexible hours and days

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Central Coast Community Women's Health Centre
Contact Name
Theresa Mason
Contact Email
Main Phone
Secondary Phone

Address

37 Maidens Brush Rd
Wyoming, NSW, 2250