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Director of Cardiology Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Brisbane - West,Ipswich region   14 views
Job Details

About the role

The Cardiology Service at Ipswich hospital provides advanced Cardiology care and cardiac diagnostics to patients within West Moreton Health. The service has a designated Clinical Services Capability Framework Level 4 Coronary Care Unit and Cardiology Unit, Level 6 Cardiac Rehabilitation Service and a Level 3 Cardiac Diagnostic Unit. The Cardiology Service works cohesively across the specialities within the Division of Medicine. Cardiac diagnostics provided include transthoracic echo (inclusive of GLS and 3D), Transoesophageal echo, Stress echo, Holter, BP monitors, Exercise stress tests and cardiac CT. Cardiac Angiography facilities will be implemented onsite late 2022 with a view to providing in-patient and out-patient angiography and Electro Physiology in the future. A general cardiology outpatient clinic, outpatient heart failure and cardiac rehabilitation services are supported by specialist nurses integrating inpatient and outpatient care.

About you

Vision

  • Experience in leading and managing a Cardiology Service.
  • Commitment to the principles of quality in health care including leading initiatives relating to quality improvement, research, risk management. service evaluation and strategic service delivery planning.
  • Consider whole of Health Service vision and values when making decisions and leading the Cardiology Service.
  • Extensive clinical experience with appropriate knowledge and skills extending across the range of Cardiology disciplines, with an ability to deliver quality specialty care to patients in a clinical setting including directing the process of assessment, admission, ongoing care. transfer and discharge of patients.
  • Contribute to the establishment and fostering of relationships within the Cardiology Service and across the medical specialties of the Division of Medicine, between the Department and other Hospital and Health Service departments and services to ensure the continuum of care for the patient.
  • Commitment to leading the performance, development, and evaluation of the education program for clinicians at an undergraduate and post graduate level
  • Applied sound business management skills to plan and control the financial function of the service.
  • Enables collaboration and enhances connectivity in the provision of a Cardiology Service within a multi disciplinary team by demonstrating effective communication and promoting understanding, respect and trust between different groups and professions
  • Commitment to self-development and continuous self-improvement.
  • Demonstrated honesty, integrity and respect for all patients, carers and staff.

Results

  • Extensive clinical experience with appropriate knowledge and skills extending across the range of Cardiology disciplines, with an ability to deliver quality specialty care to patients in a clinical setting including directing the process of assessment, admission, ongoing care. transfer and discharge of patients.
  • Contribute to the establishment and fostering of relationships within the Cardiology Service and across the medical specialties of the Division of Medicine, between the Department and other Hospital and Health Service departments and services to ensure the continuum of care for the patient.
  • Commitment to leading the performance, development, and evaluation of the education program for clinicians at an undergraduate and post graduate level

Accountability

  • Applied sound business management skills to plan and control the financial function of the service.
  • Enables collaboration and enhances connectivity in the provision of a Cardiology Service within a multi disciplinary team by demonstrating effective communication and promoting understanding, respect and trust between different groups and professions
  • Commitment to self-development and continuous self-improvement.

Work Values

To apply

Further information regarding this role please download and read the attached Role Description and Information Packages. You will need to submit your Cover Letter, CV or Resume including the names and contact details of two referees and a short response (maximum 1-2 pages) on how your experience, abilities, knowledge and personal qualities are relevant to the role.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply for all West Moreton Health vacancies.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.