You are provided with a well-trained Doctor Assistant (DA), who accompanies you to each consultation. You are able to view specific notes relating to potential ‘Drugs of Dependency’ patients and flag problem patients immediately. Should you feel your safety is a concern it is within your discretion to refuse to attend. All our DAs are trained in CPR should an emergency situation arise.
PGY3 or above
2 years PG experience in paediatrics, surgery, emergency and general medicine
Current ALS Certificate
RACGP Membership with access to QI&CPD program.
General AHPRA Registration
Dial-A-Doctor was formed in 2010 with a vision to provide quality urgent after hours care to patients in their homes. Ensuring we continue to meet this goal we are looking for medical professionals to join our family. DaD can proudly state that we have consistently met RACGP Accreditation requirements since 2010 and are currently accredited to the RACGP 5th Edition Standards.We have Doctor positions available in Perth. We are looking for GP’s, GP Registrars, hospital and overseas trained doctors to join our home visit team.
Due to our very competitive rates
(No gap fee) attracting more patients
Due to our experienced call distributors working to ensure you see the most patients with minimal travel
Have access to higher A1 item codes through PEP with Dial-A-Doctor
As well as equipment, supplies and vehicle
Picked up and dropped off at home (or whichever address you choose)
Only work when you want to work
Times and durations to suit your availability and lifestyle
We have a dedicated Contact Center who, by following approved triage guidelines, are trained to ensure that we are only attending urgent cases. Our service is here to support our daytime medical clinics and relieve the ED’s from dealing with non-emergencies.
Begin your formal pathway to becoming a GP Fellow and access to the highest A1 item codes via the Practice Experience Program with Dial-A-Doctor. You will gain valuable GP experience in an afterhours home setting that will contribute towards your fellowship.
We have an experienced Clinical Support team consisting of our Medical Director and 2 Clinical Supervisors who can be accessed 24/7 for any clinical advice required on shift. Our Medical Director also supports our doctors by holding mentoring sessions on various topics to ensure continued learning. Our Doctors Assistants are trained in CPR should an emergency situation arise.
Our doctors are paid a percentage of all billings. We are fully bulk billed meaning there are no, out of pocket costs (gap fee) for patients with a Medicare or DVA card. This ensures high call volume which in turn allows for good patient density, resulting in minimum travel.
Pick up and drop off for each shift at a location of your choice (home or work)
Included in our service to you, is the addition and maintenance of your patients to our patient management system, processing Medicare billings [as advised by you], allowing you to focus on attending to your patients and writing quality clinical notes.
Various shift lengths with flexible working hours to suit your work/life balance
Quality onboarding process, assisting you every step of the way to get you on shift as soon as possible
General Practice Experience (GPE) – at DaD your working hours can be counted towards
the RACGP Practice Experience Program (PEP) to assist on your pathway to Fellowship