Hospital Medical Officer Year Two (HMO2) applications for South West Healthcare are now invited for the 2021 year. The HMO2 year is a general medical year offering experience in terms from the following options: Emergency, Paediatrics, Oncology, Women's Health, General Medicine, General Surgery, Rehabilitation Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and relieving. Some of these terms will involve one or more rotations to an external hospital- Portland District Health, Portland. South West Healthcare is a fully integrated facility with a total of 282 beds (216 acute, 36 aged care and 30 mental health). Warrnambool Campus (212 beds) provides acute, rehabilitation and mental health care, together with extensive outpatient and community services. Wards include medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, six bed critical care unit, dialysis, emergency, inpatient psychiatry, GEM and rehabilitation. There are three fully equipped operating theatres and a separate endoscopy suite. Our hospital is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia. This enables us to provide world best-practice treatment, care and support to a catchment population of 110,000 spread across 10,323 square kilometres. Only three hours drive from Melbourne with a direct train service three times per day, there are excellent facilities for education from preschool to university level, and opportunities to participate in all areas of the creative arts and sport. South West Healthcare has approximately 16,000 admissions and 26,500 emergency department attendances per year. This position is employed at 76 hours per fortnight under the Victorian Public Health Sector – Doctors In Training Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021 at the classification of HM12 – Hospital Medical Officer Year 2. Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: A one page covering letter addressed to Paula Conlan (Medical Workforce Coordinator) indicating why you would like to undertake a HMO 2 year at South West Healthcare, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by 20 July 2020. Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached: however this is limited to 5 documents and there is also a size limitation of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes. Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please contact People and Culture on 03 5564 4155.