About Mount Louisa, Queensland
Mount Louisa Medical Centre is positioned in a growing area of Townsville, only 7 minutes to the airport. It is supported very well by the local community as well as patients from afar.
Townsville and surrounding offers plenty of beautiful scenery, with Great Barrier Reef right on its doorstep, Magnetic Island 20 minutes from the mainland and Paluma Dam 45 minutes north of Townsville by car. With a variety of activities in cooler locations, such as bushwalking, hiking and mountain bike riding, there is always something to escape to when Townsville gets humid.
Home to the well-known NRL team, Cowboys, Townsville offers plenty of sporting activities. Restaurant’s line the waterfront on The Strand, Waterparks for children along with stinger nets for swimming.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Will I be paid weekly, fortnightly, or monthly?
As a contractor we will disburse your receipted billings less our service fee on a fortnightly basis.
What hours will I be required to work?
You decide. In some clinics we may suggest sessions with lower GP presence that will allow you to see more patients.
How much time off will I have?
We typically offer 6 weeks off roster however we can tailor this to your needs.
What type of agreements do you offer?
There are two types. An open-ended flexible agreement or a fixed committed term. This is your choice.
Can I just locum for a short time?
Yes of course. You can join us for as little or as long as you like.
Do you provide training and support?
Yes we can offer tailored supervision plans and support from our clinical leadership team.
What software do you use?
Most of our clinics use Best Practice or will be moving to this software system. We can offer you training if you are not familiar with this program.
Are your clinics bulkbilling?
The majority of our clinics are mixed billing with some completely private billing.