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John Flynn Private Hospital

PRIVATE PRACTICE OPPORTUNITIES FOR SPECIALISTS...
The Gold and Tweed Coasts are amongst Australia's fastest growing communities and the hospital is expanding rapidly, therefore Specialists from any interest group are welcomed. However, there is a strong need for a:
  • Cardiothoracic Surgeon
  • Palliative Care Physician
  • Rehabilitation Physician
  • Obstetrician/Gynaecologist
  • Vascular Surgeon

Work in a world class facility and live by the beach in one of Australia’s most liveable cities.

The John Flynn Hospital on Queensland's Gold Coast is a 340 bed private acute care hospital providing health services to the Gold Coast community in QLD and the Tweed and Northern Rivers communities in NSW. This tertiary facility is a pivotal part of the general community, where local demographics comprise a high percentage of our ageing population (including veterans), therefore resulting in an increased demand for hospital services.  The new Mako orthopaedic robotic system and the da Vinci robotic surgical system which enhances surgical procedures in urology and gynaecology, John Flynn is poised to provide the latest technology for today's specialists.
 
The hospital campus allows for the provision of combined services or a "one stop shop", with the majority of health services located on the hospital campus.

HOSPITAL SERVICES:
  • 2 Specialist Medical Centres (a third Strata titled centre in approval stage); 
  • 24 hour Emergency Department;
  • 2 Cardiac Catheter labs including Electrophysiology;
  • Vascular lab (May 2017);
  • 12 bed Intensive Care; 
  • 10 bed Coronary Care Unit;
  • 56 beds cardiac surgery, cardiology and vascular unit;
  • 10 Operating Theatres;
  • Dedicated Day Surgery Centre, with Procedure rooms and a Day Surgery Theatre, including new Ophthalmology Service;
  • 48 beds for a range of surgical specialties;
  • 56 bed dedicated to general medical;
  • 27 Bed Orthopaedic Unit; 
  • 15 chair Renal Dialysis Unit;
  • Maternity services;
  • 67 bed rehabilitation unit and specialised day rehabilitation programs;
  • 27 bed oncology and palliative care unit with day chemotherapy and radiotherapy services; and 7 bed oncology and palliative care unit with day chemotherapy and radiotherapy services; and
  • Onsite pharmacy open 24/7, Imaging (including MRI) and Pathology Laboratory;
  • Parking for over 1000 vehicles daily;
  • Free courtesy shuttle bus service within the local community (both north and south).

As well as appointments at JFPH, many specialists also have appointments at the public facilities of Tweed Hospital and Gold Coast Hospital - Southport or Robina campus.

PRIVATE PRACTICE ASSISTANCE...
The campus has 2 onsite medical centres with a third in the final approval stage. The hospital offers financial assistance to establish your practice in either permanent rooms or on a sessional basis. Our Business Development Manager and GP Liaison Officer are able to assist in the development and promotion of your practice to local GPs, other specialists and the wider medical and local community.

 
LIVING AND WORKING ON THE GOLD COAST
As well as an ideal holiday destination, the Gold Coast also offers an excellent lifestyle with beachfront, waterfront, acreage and apartment living all readily available within easy reach of our world famous beaches. The hospital is situated within 5 minutes from the Gold Coast airport for ease of access to both domestic and some international flights.
There are a range of private schools achieving excellent results for their students. Bond and Griffith Universities have Gold Coast Campuses offering a range of degrees including Medicine. Both Universities are keen to partner with AP's for placement of medical students and are currently appointing academic positions.
 
For further information about John Flynn Private Hospital, please go to www.johnflynnprivate.com.au
 
 
 
(Reviewed - February 2017)

 

Other opportunities available

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Rehab Medicine
Vascular
Palliative Care
Obstetrics and Gynaecology