Cairns Private Hospital is a modern 148 bed licensed facility and has a fully equipped 17 bed maternity unit with a Level 4 special care nursery. With three birthing suites we have a current birth rate of around 600 babies per year. The hospital is fully supported with 24hr in-house medical officers.
Cairns Private Hospital is also about to embark on a new and exciting service - Mother and Baby Unit - servicing the far north and central QLD with interest expressed as far away as Darwin.
Cairns Private Hospital caters for a full range of specialties including obstetrics and gynaecology, orthopaedics, cardiology, general surgery, general medicine, plastic surgery, ENT, urology, ophthalmology, gastroenterology, sleep and respiratory.
Candidates must have FRACP(Paeds), hold specialist registration with AHPRA and are eligible for an unrestricted Medicare provider number.
Living in Far North Queensland
Cairns has a population of almost 220,000 and has large tourist industry offering all the ‘bells and whistles’ you would expect in a capital city – fine dining, cultural activities, excellent shopping, a high-standard of accommodation, weekend getaways and family activities.
(updated June 2017)