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Become a credentialed Visiting Medical Officer

At Burnside Hospital, we are proud to work with world-leading experts across a range of medical specialties. Our state-of-the-art facilities, advanced medical technology and innovative, holistic approach to care makes us the hospital of choice for many specialists and doctors.

Burnside Hospital, a private not-for-profit community hospital, has 76 beds, five operating theatres and a range of services and clinics to care for and support the thousands of patients who choose to have their healthcare needs met here each year. 

We have over 350 staff, and approximately 100 Visiting Medical Officers participating in a wide variety of specialties at the hospital. 

 

Thinking about joining Burnside Hospital?  

As part of the application process to undertake specialist practice at Burnside Hospital, you will need to discuss your plans and opportunities with hospital management. Please download and complete the Application for Clinical Privileges at the Burnside Hospital form and return it to the hospital. You will be contacted promptly by hospital management. 

All doctors who practice at Burnside Hospital are required to undertake a formal accreditation process in accorance with the provisions of the Burnside War Memorial Hospital Inc Accredited Practitioner By-Laws. All medical professionals should review the By-Laws prior to applying to practice at Burnside Hospital and will commit to the provisions of the By-Laws as part of the application process. 

 

Contact Us

For any queries or further information about becoming a Visiting Medical Officer at Burnside Hospital, please contact the Executive Assistant.

Phone: (08) 8202 7208

Email: accreditation@burnsidehospital.asn.au

Post: 120 Kensington Road, Toorak Gardens SA 5065

 

"Burnside Hospital is a long-established yet thoroughly up-to-date elective surgical and obstetric hospital. As surgeons, we work in five spacious, well-equipped operating theatres and are supported by experienced recovery and ward nurses, a well-appointed High Dependency Unit, excellent patient facilities and enthusiastic staff." 

- Dr Andrew Lord,  General Surgeon


Application for Clinical Privileges

18 July 2017 / 148 KB / pdf

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