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GP - Family Doctor Service

Family Doctor Service

Location: Northern Tasmania       Occupation: General Practitioner       Title Description: GP       Position Type: Full Time      
DPA: No       MMM: 2       Moratorium Period: 9 Years      

Located in a major shopping precinct, The Family Doctor Service is a mixed billing practice with a vacancy for another GP.

The Position

The Family Doctor Service is conveniently located in a major shopping precinct in the southern suburbs of Launceston. It is a group practice of three doctors who would like to secure the services of another full time general practitioner. They are a mixed billing practice and their hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 6pm.

The Launceston After Hours Service looks after their afterhours requirements and they share an on call roster for emergencies.

Skills and Experience required:

  • Registered, or eligible for registration, with the Medical Board of Australia
  • Previous GP experience

The Organisation

The practice facilities are modern and the Family Doctor Service has four consulting rooms and two treatment rooms. The doctors working there are supported by a practice manager, nurses, administrative and reception staff and also provide IT support if needed.

They have a philosophy of providing a whole patient approach to diagnosis and treatment that is accessible to all members of their local community.

Their patients tend to be a mix of young families who have moved into the area, the middle aged and elderly.

They are fully computerised.

What's on offer?

The practice is offering a competitive remuneration package, negotiable based on qualifications and experience (with guaranteed minimum earnings of $100,000 per annum based on working full-time).

HR+ will work with the practice to arrange a comprehensive orientation program on arrival.

Date advertised: Thursday 12th November 2020
Northern Tasmania

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Lifestyle in Northern Tasmania

With Launceston, Tasmania's second largest city located in this region, the Northern Region offers a lifestyle with world-class activities including premium cool-climate wines, some of the best mountain biking in the world, museums, art galleries, year-round events, heritage trails and much more. You are only minutes away from the Launceston Airport and close to beautiful coastline and rich farmland estates.

HR+ provide an invaluable service to Practice Managers in Tasmania. Jenny has acted as a mentoring support for me since I commenced at Don Medical Clinic in September 2018, and also supported me through networking events and education during my previous practice manager role in Hobart. Having a mentor like Jenny from HR+ has made a huge difference to me as I find my feet in the challenging world of practice management. I have found the support that HR+ provide, not only with mentoring but also the events put on by the Practice Support team, and the email support networking resources that are regularly provided, are invaluable and I am sure for many other practice managers in the state.

Practice Manager - Don Medical Centre