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Southwest Sydney, NSW
Vivek Thakkar on firstname.lastname@example.org
Southwest Sydney presents a cosmopolitan growth hub in Sydney, and interest is sought from an Australian trained rheumatologist who would like to work in established private practice settings. This would ideally suit an early- to mid-career rheumatologist, and full mentorship and guidance will be provided as needed.
17 December 2021
Permanent Part Time (40 hrs p.f.)
Mackay Base Hospital, Queensland
Enquiries Dr Manjit Pawar, (07) 4885 7952
The Mackay Base Hospital is a state-of-the-art hospital in a coastal location an hour and 20 minutes flight from Brisbane and two hours drive from the spectacular landscape of the Whitsundays. We are looking for a Staff Specialist – Rheumatologist to join our Department of Medicine on a permanent part-time capacity. You will be available to assist the Director in the provision of high quality clinical services and also involved in the education of medical staff and students, Allied Health, interested community groups and nursing staff and active participation in patient safety, audit, research and service planning activities.
Job Ad Reference MK393377
Application Details https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-MK393377
Closing Date 2 December-2021
5 November 2021
Permanent part-time up to 0.9 FTE
Tasmanian Health Service, Rheumatology Department, Royal Hobart Hospital
Dr Deb Speden on (03) 6166 7176 or email: email@example.com
The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a Staff Specialist Rheumatology vacancy.
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Dr Raoul A Stuart
I am planning to retire and I am looking for a rheumatologist(s) who may be interested in living and working in NZ. This is a large busy private practice established for 30 years with a large patient database and referral base. It comes with two consulting rooms in a modern facility on the North Shore.
Janet Roddy on firstname.lastname@example.org
Retiring Perth based rheumatologist looking for replacement for her Subiaco based practice as of January 2022. Currently consulting 2.5 - 3 days per week plus 1-2 clinics per month in regional WA (2 hour drive from Perth) . The practice is shared with 3 other part-time rheumatologists.
17 June 2021
Full Time or Part Time
Associate Professor Les Schrieber Leslie.email@example.com or 0412 106753 or Prof Mark Arnold firstname.lastname@example.org or 0412 356 064.
Late 2021. There will be a vacancy in late 2021 for a consultant rheumatologist with an opportunity to join a busy specialist private practice in Orange. Orange is a large beautiful country town situated 3 1/2 hours’ drive and 30 minutes by air west of Sydney. The position is supported by the Rural Doctors Network which provides an allowance including air fares, accommodation and meals for up to 12 visits to Orange per annum (usually 2 days each visit). The practice is based at Central West Specialist rooms in a central location in Orange and includes spacious modern rooms with good facilities. The practice arranges patient bookings and billing and provides a typing service as part of a modest facility fee.
5 May 2021
Email email@example.com or call 0408 658 960
Rheumatologist position available in Port Macquarie in private practice. There are also opportunities for appointment to Port Macquarie Base Hospital and teaching opportunities UNSW Medicine years1-6 Rural and Regional Campus. Port Macquarie is a thriving city with a large feeder population and is serviced by large Base and Private Hospitals. There are multiple medical and other subspecialty services, with 29 physicians. With 2 radiology practices, there are excellent Radiology services including x 3 MRI scanners, PET scanning, Nuclear Medicine and Interventional Radiology. The range of Rheumatology problems is broad, fascinating and engaging. This is a private practice established 31 years ago and has a broad referral base from Buladelah to the south, Dorrigo to the west and Grafton to the north. It is a friendly practice with a mix of private and medicare billing. This is a beautiful coastal city with a vibrant arts and restaurant scene, a wonderful coastline and hinterland and with multiple opportunities to achieve that work life balance. Housing, education for children, sporting and cultural activities are so easy to access.
6 October 2021