Mount Druitt Hospital

Participating hospital information updated Friday 29th July 2016. Please contact specific hospitals if further information is required.

Address

Railway Street, MOUNT DRUITT NSW 2770

Website

http://www.wslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Blacktown-Mount-Druitt-Hospital

Manager / Contact

Peter Rizkallah: peter.rizkallah@heatlh.nsw.gov.au

A/ Physiotherapy Head of Department BMDH

Phone: 9881 8043

 

Vanessa Abbott: vanessa.abbott.health.nsw.gov.au

Deputy Head- Physiotherapy Department BMDH

Phone: 9881-1508

No of FYGs

2 across Blacktown-Mt Druitt Hospital

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

10 FTE. Total of 25.61 FTE across Blacktown-Mt Druitt Hospital

No of hospital beds

120

FYG Clinical Rotations

Rehabilitation

Orthopaedics

Working hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 430pm

Weekend shifts

Weekend work is generally optional but occassionally may be required.

On Call is optional

Evening shifts

Nil

 

Accommodation

Nil

Travel

Close to Mount Druitt Train Station and various bus routes. Located between the M4 and M7.

 

Orientation Process

Both Hospital and Department Orientation will be provided.

Education programs

Weekly inservices at Blacktown Hospital. Regular sub-specialty inservices.

Pre-Requisites e.g. D/L; Interest in clinical areas relevant to facility

Social Activities

Local squash courts, swimming pool close by, 1 kilometre running track.

Support Mechanisms

Clinical Supervision is provided throughout allocation year.

 

Annual Leave Policy

Access to Annual Leave is negotiated.