Charles Clinic has developed a reputation for comprehensive, personalised and compassionate service. It is the region's largest provider of Echo and Non-invasive diagnostic services. We continue to be one of the most progressive regional Cardiology practices in Australia and are building a national reputation for innovation and service delivery.

Referral Process

We welcome urgent referrals. If you would like a patient to be seen urgently please mark the referral as urgent and/or contact the Clinic and request to speak with the Operations Manager.

Unstable patients with chest pain or ECG features of acute ischaemia should be referred directly to your local hospital via ambulance.

Referrals can be submitted via the website by completing the form below, or sent electronically (Healthlink or Argus), or faxed direct to the clinic on 03 6334 2424. All referrals are reviewed and appointments made for the patients based on urgency. If the referral is urgent please advise us via the Doctors Direct Line.

Make a referral

Our referral templates can be made online or are hosted on the Primary Health Tasmania website

Click a button below to make a referral.

Our staff

Current Vacancies

Imaging Cardiologist

Job Type: Full Time | Location Launceston

Imaging Cardiologist

Job Type: Full Time

Charles Clinic, Launceston, Northern Tasmania

Charles Clinic is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices. This high-quality service currently employs 4 full-time and 6 visiting cardiologists. Our staff includes 7 cardiac sonographers (Queensland University of Technology trained), 2 trainees. We provide high quality clinical services utilising innovative, highly integrated, state of the art equipment. We have access to a new coronary angiography lab, 320 slice CT scanner and MRI. We have an extensive, nationally recognised, regional outreach service. Our modern, purpose-built rooms provide a professional, harmonious and supportive working environment, with facilities for telemedicine and leading practice software integration and data management.

The successful applicant will join a passionate and dynamic team who are committed to improving the cardiac health outcomes.

We are seeking an imaging cardiologist. Completion of a fellowship in echocardiography or multi-imaging specialty is essential. Expertise in transthoracic echo is essential and skills in stress echo, contrast and 3D echo, paediatric echo, congenital echo or other imaging modalities would be highly valued. Applicants must be eligible for a Medicare provider number. High level interpersonal and communication skills and a track record of working harmoniously and collaboratively in a team environment are essential prerequisites for this role.

An attractive remuneration package is available for this position, based on the successful applicant’s skills and expertise.

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If you would like to enquire about joining our team at Charles Clinic, please email a covering letter and CV to: Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care

You may also like to visit our website: www.charlesheart.care


Locum Cardiologist

| Location Launceston and Burnie

Locum Cardiologist

Job Type:

Position: Locum Consulting Cardiologist

Location: Launceston, Tasmania


Summary:

Charles Clinic is the largest private cardiology service in Tasmania and is seeking a cardiologist to join our dedicated team. We provide a full range of high-quality cardiology services to the north and north-west of Tasmania as well as a nationally recognised service to isolated communities.

The team at Charles Clinic currently consists of 12 full and part-time cardiologists. We have an outstanding technical department of 10 echo-sonographers and technicians operating state of the art Phillips imaging equipment.

We are looking for locum placements in 2021 to support our resident Cardiologists in the servicing of our patients in the North and North West of Tasmania.

Required Skills:

Applicants must be registered as a medical practitioner with AHPRA including specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

Remuneration:

Charles Clinic will remunerate at the rate of $2000.00 per day + GST and provide accommodation and flights.

More Information:

For more information on this position, please call Charles Clinic CEO Alistair Sherman on 0407705266 or email Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care

For more information on Charles Clinic please visit:

www.charlesheart.care

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https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/

Administration Officer

Job Type: Full Time | Location Launceston

Administration Officer

Job Type: Full Time

Charles Clinic is a large privately owned, rapidly expanding Cardiology/Specialist practice with Clinics in Launceston and Burnie.

We are seeking an exceptional individual with meticulous attention to detail to join our friendly and supportive Administration team in delivering a high standard of customer service.

The applicant will be required to manage referrals and incoming documentation, appointment scheduling, provide caring patient interaction and additional tasks as required.

Essential requirements:

  • A positive, professional and engaging phone manner
  • Demonstrated ability to show empathy, compassion and rapport with patients
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a focused team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired requirements:

  • Previous experience in Medical Administration
  • Experience with Medical Management Systems

For further information regarding this position please contact Kirsten Hill via email, kirsten.hill@charlesheart.care.

The application form will include these questions:

  • How many years' experience do you have as an administration officer?
  • Do you have experience in an administration role?
  • Do you have customer service experience?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • How would you rate your English language skills?

Position Description: Administration Officer

Our locations

  • Launceston

  • North West Medical Centre