Bulli Hospital

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

Address

Hospital Road, BULLI NSW 2516 / PO Box 21, BULLI NSW 2516

Website

http://islhnweb/

Manager / Contact

Edward DAVIDSON - Physiotherapy Unit Head Coledale and Bulli Hospitals

Tel: (02) 4267 0130

Fax: (02) 4267 3628

Erica TARLINTON / Anna FULFORD - Site Senior Bulli Hospital

Tel: (02) 4283 0652

Fax: (02) 4283 0651

No of FYGs

1

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

3 F/T (including FYG), 4 P/T, 1 P/T AHA

No of hospital beds

56

FYG Clinical Rotations

Inpatients Aged Care ward - 10/11 week rotation as part of ISLHD Physiotherapy New Graduate program.

Working hours

Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm.

Allocated day off every four weeks in consultation with team and Unit Head.

Weekend shifts

Nil

Evening shifts

Nil

Accommodation

Nil on site. Can access Wollongong Hospital staff accommodation, if available

Travel

Bulli train station is approximately a 15 minute walk to the hospital. Less than 1 hour from Sydney. Parking is available on site.

Orientation Process

Corporate orientation 1/2 day + eMR training 1/2 day - remaining orientation completed online via HETI learning modules. Site and department orientation on first day of each new rotation. ISLHD Physiotherapy New Graduate Handbook supplied as part of ISLHD Physiotherapy New Graduate Program.

Education programs

Site education program, Staff inservice program, Mentoring/clinical supervision, HETI online modules, Teleconference Grand Rounds.

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

Current NSW drivers license (or equivalent).

Interest in Clinical area : Aged Care

 

Social Activities

  • All water sports, all outdoor sports, bushwalking, cycling, hang gliding/para gliding and horse riding
  • Cafes, markets, art galleries, movies, theatre
  • Close to beaches
  • Less than 1 hour from Sydney
  • Regular social activities
  • Close to:
    • Symbio Wildlife Park
    • Royal National Park
    • Sublime Point Lookout
    • Bald Hill
    • Sea Cliff Bidge
    • Grand Pacific Drive
    • WIN Entertainment Centre
    • Wollongong Botanic Garden

Support Mechanisms

ISLHD Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free, confidential, and professional counselling service for all staff. ISLHD Physiotherapy New Graduate Coordinator and senior staff are friendly and supportive.

Annual Leave Policy

Only 2 weeks of annual leave will be approved during the new graduate year. All leave is granted at the discretion of the Unit Head Physiotherapists for individual sites, taking into account the needs of the service. No leave can be taken for the first 3 months. We try to spread the leave taken across all sites.