Paediatric opportunity at Armadale Health Service

Armadale Health Service is looking for registrars to join the general paediatric medical team in 2021.

This could be the opportunity for you.

As a registrar in the paediatric team at Armadale, you will treat children with a wide range of paediatric conditions of different complexities in the general paediatric unit. You will assess patients in the emergency department, stabilising and transferring patients requiring intensive care or emergency surgical interventions to Perth Children’s Hospital for further management. The emergency department at Armadale treats over 60,000 people every year of which 25% are children.

Armadale hospital is one of the busiest obstetric units in Perth. It services an area that is rapidly growing on the outskirts of Perth. Registrar attends all high-risk births including emergency caesarean sections and assisted deliveries. The registrars are expected to be competent in the resuscitation of newborns. The hospital runs a neonatal resuscitation program (NRP) quarterly. 

The paediatric outpatient clinics provide a comprehensive service to children up to the age of 16 years. Approximately, 300 patients are seen in a month. There is a big demand for this service with appointments booked for up to six months in advance.

Want to know more? Contact Tara Delaney on 08 9473 8200 or at tara.delaney@wagpet.com.au.