Senior Medical Officer (Hospital in the Home) , Queensland Health

Senior Medical Officer (Hospital in the Home) , Queensland Health


Job Position: Senior Medical Officer (Hospital in the Home) , Queensland Health

Company: Queensland Government

Expected salary:

Location: Rockhampton, QLD

Senior Medical Officer (Hospital in the Home) , Queensland Health Job Details:


Assess and manage complex disease and conditions to maximise independence and improve quality of life for Central Queenslanders. As the Senior Medical Officer for HiTH you will play an integral role to create a positive difference in the lives of others.
Based in Rockhampton, the hub of Central Queensland, you will experience the excitement of a thriving city packaged with a relaxing beach to bush lifestyle. Build a home in Rockhampton and absorb the culture and history of the region. Situated on the Fitzroy River and only a 30 minute drive from the coast, look no further if you seeking tranquillity and comfort.
Your repertoire of knowledge and expertise will be lauded as you deliver enhanced care to Central Queenslanders.

Job details Position status Permanent
Position type Part-time
Occupational group Health – Medical
Classification L13-L24
Workplace Location Rockhampton region
Job ad reference QLD/RK4A539876
Closing date 05-Mar-2024
Yearly salary
Fortnightly salary
Total remuneration
Salary Other
Job duration
Contact person Louise Kime
Contact details (07) 4920 7500
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This role may be eligible for the Queensland Health Attraction Incentive. See link –

About us:

HITH client care is provided in the convenience of their residence/community setting or at a HITH community clinic (when appropriate) in line with best practice guidelines and patient flow pathways. An interdisciplinary team of health professionals assess, plan and deliver care to meet the needs of the client and refer to other services post discharge as required similar to a hospital unit.

About the role:

The unit supports the hospital activity through integrated and contemporary models of care for sub-acute, non-acute, hospital avoidance, hospital substitution, pre and post discharge/transition planning services for clients with chronic, rehabilitative and ageing related care health needs.

About you:

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • Mandatory qualification/s: MBBS or equivalent eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  • Current registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and a current annual practising certificate are mandatory for this position.
  • Demonstrated competence in clinical problem solving at an advanced level care and patient safety within the acute, ambulatory, and specialised service setting, including breadth of knowledge and skill to take responsibility for safe clinical decisions.
  • Well-developed ability to direct the process of assessment, admission, ongoing care, transfer, and discharge of patients.
  • Demonstrates evidence which fosters the reputation of the CQHHS; takes ownership and personal accountability; for the standard of care for the Offenders of the Capricornia Offender Health Service and demonstrates a commitment to and pride in the services delivered at Capricornia Correctional Centre.
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate effectively and provide medical care in a multidisciplinary environment.

What we offer:

Salary information:

Total remuneration value of up to $170,467 (L14) $188,349 (L18) $223,331 (L25) is comprised of:

  • A salary between

○ $84.71 – $87.36 per hr (L13 – L14)

○ $84.71 – $97.84 per hr (L13 – L18)

○ $97.84 – $117.00 per hr (L18 – L25)

  • 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% leave loading

Other benefits include:

  • Professional Development Leave 3.6 weeks p.a.
  • Professional Development Allowance ($21,500 p.a.)
  • Motor Vehicle Allowance
  • Over-time and on-call allowances
  • Attraction and Retention Incentive Allowance (Granted Private Practice arrangements)
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Education Opportunities – Study and Research
  • Work-Life Balance, Variety and Flexibility
  • Generous Salary Sacrificing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Fitness Passport

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) requirements:

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against vaccine preventable diseases as listed on the Role Description.

How to apply:

To submit your application / expression of interest, please include:

  • Your current CV or resume, including referees.
  • A short 1 to 2 page cover letter outlining how your experience, abilities and knowledge align with the organisational values, accountabilities and “How you will be Assessed” section of the Role Description.
  • Include any additional forms / evidence as attached or listed on the Role Description.

Please note pre-employment checks will be carried out on applicants recommended for appointment/employment which may include confirming your qualifications, professional registration/s, previous employment history (including any previous disciplinary action), criminal history, Australian work status and vaccination requirements.

For assistance, contact and quote the Job Ad Reference (JAR) RK4A539876

Applications close: Tuesday, 5 March 2024

Further information

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