A Career at The Elms


General Practitioners

The Elms is a rural medical practice with a commitment to provide quality, comprehensive health care to our community, as well as a strong focus on General Practice medical education. We are owned and run by doctors who live in Bacchus Marsh, and we value the practice of sound medicine, great team work, and compassion for our patients.


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A career at The Elms offers you:

The opportunity to practice in a friendly collegiate environment backed by an experienced management and administrative team.

Flexibility of hours and work arrangements.

No on-call requirements.

Fully computerised and e-health compliant desktop (Best Practice software).

The option of mentoring and teaching Registrars and students.

Freedom to practice autonomously with respect to clinical management, choice of referred consultants, mode and frequency of patient follow up, and use of diagnostic services.

Close and convenient commuting to Melbourne, Ballarat, and Geelong.

Continuity of care from an appreciative and stable patient population.

Great location in central Bacchus Marsh within walking distance to shops, food outlets, post office, banks and other services.

Option of admitting rights to the local Bacchus Marsh Hospital.

Opportunity to practice in special interest areas such as obstetrics, urgent care medicine and aged-care through the Bacchus Marsh Hospital.

Mixed-billing of patients which allows quality medical practice, unlike rapid turnover appointments seen in many bulk-billing services.

A well-equipped surgical procedure room and a separate three-bay treatment room supported by our practice nurses for minor operative procedures.

Dedicated facilities for tele-health consulting with Melbourne-based specialists.

Local access to visiting specialists, including general surgery, urology, orthopaedics, ear/nose/throat surgery, ophthalmology, dermatology, gastroenterology, haematology, cardiology, obstetrics and gynaecology, endocrinology, paediatrics, vascular surgery and plastic surgery.

Bacchus Marsh is located in Modified Monash Model (MMM) Category 3, and doctors working here may be eligible for the Government General Practice Rural Incentives Programme (GPRIP).

  Bacchus Marsh is not in a District of Workforce Shortage (DWS).


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If this sounds like you...

We are always keen to hear from like-minded general practitioners who are considering the benefits of joining our team.

Whether you are an experienced General Practitioner, or a post-graduate GP Registrar looking for an opportunity to sample rural practice without having to move from Melbourne, we invite you to contact our Practice Manager, Ms Mandy Harrington, to express your interest.


Allied Health Practitioners

The Elms is a growing practice and as part of this expansion, there will be future openings for the addition of more allied health practitioners.

Even if a position is currently unavailable, expressions of interest may be forwarded to our Practice Manager, Ms Mandy Harrington, for future consideration.


Visiting Specialist Medical Practitioners

For visiting specialist medical practitioners, we have well-appointed rooms available at reasonable rates.

If you are interested in providing specialist consulting from The Elms, please contact our Practice Manager, Ms Mandy Harrington, for further details.