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General Practitioner - Katherine (DPA/MMM6)

General Practitioner - Katherine (DPA/MMM6)

  • 21-6-24
  • NT
  • Permanent
  • Guaranteed > $1300 per day + incentives
  • Relocation and accommodation available
  • DPA MMM6 location | Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation
The Practice
This is a unique opportunity for experienced and Registrar GP’s to work with Traditional Owners in a rich and rewarding region and to make a positive impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander residents. This community-controlled health organisation provides services to nine individual remote communities in the Eastern Katherine region. This inclusive Primary Health provider is dedicated to enacting their values of commitment, open-mindedness, honesty, respect, and education.
  • Proactively provide primary health care services
  • Collaborate with Nurses, Care Managers, Aboriginal health professionals, community-based workers, and Traditional Owners to enhance localised health initiatives
  • Support with the screening, surveillance, collection, collation, and reporting of vital health data
  • Facilitate the accurate and timely processing of Medicare claims to optimise our Medical Benefit Schedule claims.
  • Standard business hours 8 am-4:30 pm
  • No on-call outreach
  • Access to a 4WD pool car
  • Negotiable study leave
The Location
Katherine is right on the doorstep of the magnificent Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park, and is the kind of stunning locale you can only find in the Northern Territory.

  • Great places to explore for example the Kathereine Gorge
  • Relocation and heavily subsidised accommodation available for longer-term, community-based assignment
  • RA4 & RA5 work locations so the potential to access maximum moratorium reductions
  • DPA location suitable for FSP, PEP Specialist Pathway, ACRRM Independent Pathway, ACRRM Specialist Pathway, RGTS, RVTS trainees
  • Eligible practitioners may access attractive rural grants

To Apply

For a confidential discussion and to book a time to speak with the practice and onsite GPs, please call:

Melissa Irvine
Principal Consultant
0435 773 220 
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For more on this role, please call or email to Melissa Irvine