GENERAL PRACTITIONER

JOB VACANCY

Gold Coast, QLD

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@ My Doctors Coomera

Position Type:

Full time or part time permanent VR GP

Surgery Overview:

@ My Doctors Coomera is a small, 3 doctor, family oriented General Practice, located in the heart of Coomera at the Northern end of the Gold Coast. Ideally positioned within the Rededge Shopping Centre on Finnegan Way, our practice lies at the hub of the local community shopping centre. The shopping centre itself contains a range of retailers including an IGA, Dentist, Bottle Shop, Newsagent, a hairdresser, bakery, real estate agent and a selection of cafes and restaurants. Coomera is undergrowing very strong population growth with new residential and commercial developments occurring throughout the area, which is in turn driving robust patient demand. Our patients come from a wide range of age groups and socio-economic backgrounds. We have a lot of young families, expectant mothers and the elderly and our female doctor is kept particularly busy with women and children’s health. Our practice is ideally located within the greater Coomera area with Coomera Rivers Primary School and a day care centre only 300m away, a new high school soon to open on Foxwell Road, approx. 1km away and a Supermarket a little further on. Westfields Coomera is only 3km away with train and bus stations attached. Our closest hospital is Gold Coast University Hospital located in Southport.

Job Description:

We have a long-term doctor leaving us in early December and we are looking to replace them. A ready-made patient base is available for any incoming GP. The role that we are looking to fill is for a VR GP who is available for an immediate start and can commit to a contract of 12 months or more. The doctor would ideally have a broad range of clinical skills but is also willing to be hands on with procedures, pap smears and the like. We are flexible with working hours, but they would ideally be Monday to Friday: 8am to 5pm. Our surgery is closed on weekends. We can offer $1000 per day or 70% of billings. Starting date is negotiable but the earlier the better.

Surgery Layout:

@ My Doctors Coomera has 4 consulting rooms, a treatment room, onsite Sullivan & Nicolades Pathology, wheelchair access and plenty of onsite parking. Two of our consulting rooms are currently being used by our practice principles: Dr Jaspreet and Amarpreet Kanwar.

Clinical Services:

Our clinic provides a full range of general practice medical services including: Women and children’s health, men’s health, chronic disease management, skin cancer, pre-employment medicals, work cover and immunisation. We have a number of patients who come in for biopsies or wedge resections. We also have a visiting Psychologist on Tuesdays each week.

Administration:

Coomera is rated an RA1 Inner City Area. Our surgery hours are Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 8.00am to 5.30pm and Tuesdays & Thursdays: 8.00am to 7.00pm. Appointments are scheduled in 10 minute time slots with flexibility to extend as required. We are accredited to Feb 2020 and a fully computerised practice using Best Practice and Healthengine.

Medicare Status:

RA2 (Inner Metropolitan Area) Not a DPA.

Treatment Room:

@ My Doctors Coomera has a one bed treatment room, a separate small room for ECGs and a Nurse’s office. We have the usual equipment to handle most day to day presentations. Our nurses are available 5 days per week.

Surgery Billing:

We are a fully bulk billing practice.

Circumstances:

One of our incumbent doctors is sadly leaving us to relocate to the Sunshine Coast. They have a large patient following, is very thorough and popular with children and performs a lot of skin checks and procedures. We would be ideally looking for a GP to fill their shoes.

Surgery Address:

Shop 12, 133 Finnegan Way, Coomera QLD 5209

Contact Name:

Maree Vandenberg

Phone Number:

07 5665 9402

Mobile Number:

0438 159 355
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Phone: (07) 5474 1660  

Email: danny@yeomansmedical.com

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