International SOS – The Company
International SOS is the world’s leading medical and travel security risk services company. International SOS cares for subscriber clients across the globe, from more than 850 affiliated locations in 92 countries. The expertise is unique: more than 11,000 employees at these locations are led by over 1,400 doctors and 200 security specialists.
International SOS have 27 global Assistance Centers with medical and non-medical professionals available anytime 24/7.The Assistance Centers provide preventative programmed and respond to routine through to emergencies for multinational corporate clients, governments and NGOs to mitigate risks for their people working remotely or as they travel domestically and overseas.
Within the Assistance Centers, there are more than 5600 medical professionals with extensive experience in all fields of medicine coupled with a thorough knowledge of the local environment and healthcare system.
The Assistance Centers are further complemented with access to a vast network of 77,000 accredited providers in healthcare, aviation and security services, which allow us to provide our clients with the highest standards of service in the air and on the ground.
As a Coordinating Doctor you will provide on the phone medical assistance to our clients when they are traveling or living abroad, or coordinate medical evacuations and transportation of patients, as such no two days will be the same as you provide first class medical assistance to a variety of industry sectors.
You will be responsible for monitoring the medical aspects of evacuations and repatriations, assisting our remote area clinics working with numerous and varied clients, undertaking professional telephone based reviews for our patients, as well as monitoring the appropriateness of the medical treatment provided all while being supported by your team of fellow medical, logistical, and security professionals.
Essential to performing in this role is proven experience working within emergency and primary healthcare settings, full AHPRA registration as a Medical Practitioner as well as a passion for assisting others and strong customer service standards.
Communication is the key as you will be working closely with global counterparts and locally based professionals, as well as producing medical recommendations to our medically and non-medically trained clients and stakeholders. The ability to speak a secondary language is also desirable.
12 month contract
The Coordinating Doctor position will be offered as a 12 month contract to the successful candidate. This is an opportunity to apply your skills and medical expertise within a commercial setting. There will be a comprehensive induction, training program and an attractive remuneration package on offer.