Why choose Kogarah Private Hospital?
When you operate at Kogarah Private Hospital, you’ll have a committed partner working with you to develop safe and evidence-based models of care tailored to your patients’ needs. We provide advanced technology and equipment, along with a specialist dedicated nursing team, to ensure you can do your finest work – and provide the best possible patient outcomes.
As part of Nexus, our broader private hospital group team is dedicated to putting patients at the centre of Australia’s private healthcare model.
Kogarah Private Hospital provides excellent surgical facilities, state of the art equipment, and experienced, efficient and dedicated nursing and support staff who understand and can respond to your needs. Our goal is to help you perform at your best, ensuring better outcomes for our patients.
Surgeon feedback and ideas are welcomed, and we can tailor our services according to your requirements.
If you are interested in operating at Kogarah Private Hospital, you are welcome to book in a tour of our facilities. We will discuss appropriate operating sessions with you, and send you our credentialing pack, and request your:
- AHPRA Registration
- Certified copies of qualifications and college memberships (if applicable)
- Medical Indemnity insurance Certificate
- CV and three references
Our Director of Nursing will check your references and present all documents to the Kogarah Private Hospital Medical Advisory Committee representative. You will be provided with Interim Privileges while your credentials are reviewed.
Following approval at the next Medical Advisory Committee meeting, full privileges can be granted for a three year term.
All Nexus Hospitals operate under By-laws approved by the Nexus Hospitals Board. These By-laws empower medical staff to give assurance of quality hospital medical care.
The By-laws outline the management policies approved by the Board, and document
- the Terms of Reference for the Kogarah Private Hospital Medical Advisory Committee
- the process of accrediting practitioners at Kogarah Private Hospital and defining their scope of practice
- the obligations on accredited practitioners in relation to the safety and the quality of care of patients, and include those relating to patient privacy, open disclosure, infection control and reporting, and medical research
- the expected conduct of accredited practitioners at Kogarah Private Hospital.
A full copy of the Kogarah Private Hospital By-laws is available on request by email to the Director of Nursing.
Supporting your practice
Once you have been approved by the Medical Advisory Committee, we’ll invite you back to the hospital to meet with the Director of Nursing and Assistant Director of Nursing. We’ll discuss your preferences for theatre list times, and any requirements to configure the equipment or operating theatres to suit your procedures.
Our goal is to ensure every aspect of your practice management and patient care is seamless. So we will also work with your practice manager to ensure our processes can be integrated into their workflows. We encourage your staff to visit our hospital to see and experience the patient journey first hand.
GPs and referrers
As part of a private hospital group that puts people before profits, Kogarah Private Hospital provides an exceptional experience for your patients within our local community.
We recognise and appreciate your role as a specialist referrer in supporting and informing our patients through their healthcare decisions, and are committed to providing you with regular updates. By keeping you informed, we can ensure we are all working together to provide the best possible outcomes for your patients.
We will be holding regular GP education sessions at the hospital. If you would like us to send you an invitation, please let us know.
You are welcome to visit our hospital, and see how our focus on patient care is creating a better experience, from admission to post-operative recovery. Please contact us to book an appointment.
Careers with Kogarah Private Hospital
Our dedicated nursing and patient care staff have a considerable depth of experience. We enjoy working together as a team to provide exceptional patient care, and our supportive culture encourages and rewards professional growth.
We offer a flexible and supportive work environment, with a culture underpinned by co-operation and care. These are just a few reasons our people tend to stay with us for the long-term.See our current opportunities at Nexus