General Practitioner – Aged Care Role in Perth

Location: Perth, WA (General Location)

Work Type: Part-time/ Full time

Salary: AUD $350,000 – $450,000

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Our client, Access Telehealth, was founded by medical professionals to connect people to quality healthcare. As a leading provider in the telehealth sector, they have experienced significant growth due to strong investment in research and development.

Their expanding network of clinicians, including General Practitioners, Allied Health professionals, Nurses, and Specialists, is dedicated to improving health outcomes for:

  • Rural and remote Australians
  • Indigenous communities
  • Aged care residents
  • NDIS participants

Their community of healthcare professionals delivers collaborative and specialist telehealth care across various specialities, such as Allergy and Immunology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology and Advanced Endoscopy, Geriatrics, Infectious Diseases, Neurology, Paediatrics, Pain Management, Palliative Care, General Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Renal and Blood Pressure, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Rheumatology, and Urology.

Additionally, they provide Allied Healthcare services via telehealth to NDIS participants, including Counselling, Psychology, Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Exercise Physiology, and Mental Health Social Work.

About the Role

We seek a General Practitioner to provide high-quality care to residents in aged care facilities in and around Perth. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to work in a growing region, surrounded by wonderful environments, and to engage in purpose-driven work with a focus on maintaining a healthy work-life balance.


  • Provide comprehensive consultations and reviews for aged care residents
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team, including a nurse, telehealth geriatrician, and physician
  • Engage in regular communication with family members and other healthcare providers
  • Maintain accurate and detailed patient records
  • Participate in ongoing professional development and training

Daily Tasks:

  • Conducting patient consultations and assessments
  • Developing and managing personalised care plans
  • Prescribing medications and treatments
  • Coordinating with other healthcare professionals to ensure holistic patient care
  • Utilising telehealth services to enhance patient access to specialised care

Required Skills and Qualifications

Essential Qualifications:

  • Medical degree with full registration as a General Practitioner in Australia
  • Fellowship with RACGP or ACRRM
  • Experience in aged care or a strong interest in working with elderly patients
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Proficiency in using electronic health records and telehealth platforms

Desirable Skills:

  • Additional qualifications or experience in geriatric medicine
  • Previous experience with telehealth services
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills

Benefits and Opportunities


  • Competitive remuneration of $2,000 per day (based on 8 hours of work)

Professional Development:

  • Opportunities for professional growth and development within a supportive and collaborative environment
  • Access to a network of experienced healthcare professionals for mentorship and advice

Work-Life Balance:

  • Enjoy a healthy work-life balance with the opportunity to travel within the region and experience the vibrant community of Perth

How to Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter detailing relevant experience and qualifications. Please ensure all documents are up-to-date and clearly present your suitability for the role.

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