GP VMO,Doctors
rural-vic, vic
Rural, VIC
Published 02 June 2022

Cornerstone Medical Recruitment are seeking a GP Medical Lead for the following perm role based in, Victoria!

*****Providing high quality care to acute hospitalized patients in Victoria while providing medical supervision and care for patients attending ambulatory care services.
The GP Medical Lead will be a part of a hybrid team of specialists and generalists and will coordinate programs such as better at home program and other stream programs. ******

The Role:

Provide clinical management and treatment of patients under your care. 
Work with other medical staff and the multidisciplinary team to ensure provision of safe and quality care, continual improvement of services, promotion of teamwork and development of recommended hospital protocols.
Support continuity of patient care through training and supervision of other medical staff in clinical handover and documentation activities and exercising clinical judgement and delegated authority to admit or transfer patients to other facilities, or to discharge patients to ongoing care in the community.
Responding to hospital ‘Code Blue’ and ‘Medical Emergency Team’ calls and providing emergency resuscitative measures as a key member of the team when rostered and on site.
Ability to participate on the acute on call roster

Education and training
Ensure supervision of junior medical staff) in accordance with PMCV, Junior Doctor training framework   and relevant specialist medical College polices and guidelines.
Be the term supervisor for junior doctors rotating in the acute ward.
Be the subject lead with our university partner and facilitate medical student


  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and/or Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
  • Previous experience or advanced skills in Emergency Medicine, Adult Internal Medicine, Paediatrics or Rural Medicine an advantage.
  • Knowledge of contemporary clinical management and modern approaches in assessment and management of the broad range of acute and chronic medical conditions.
  • Competence in performing the range of minor urgent procedures commonly undertaken in a rural setting including competency to respond to neonatal resuscitation.
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills in dealing with patients, their relative and professional colleagues.

located in rural Victoria approximately 3.5 hours north-west of the Melbourne airport.

We employ approximately 630 staff and service a 100 km radius area with an estimated catchment area of around 35,000 people.

Schools in the region have demonstrated academic excellence in outcomes for Year 12 graduates.   
Phone Naomi Hill on 1300 267 300 Option 3 or email for more information on this position, or other opportunities
Interested in locum work? These dates and locations are not appealing? Contact me to discuss your desired role and locations. Alternatively, you can email a copy of your CV.

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