Become an RFDS Medical Officer

Renowned for our established reputation in delivering patient-centred care, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) remains committed to providing the finest care to the furthest corner.

The RFDS provides a range of opportunities for medical officers across telehealth, aeromedical and primary health care streams of medicine.

Take your career to new heights and explore opportunities with the RFDS and make a lasting impact on the lives of those living in rural and remote communities.

Dr Katrina - Aeromedical

Medical Officer - Aeromedical

Become an RFDS Aeromedical Doctor and explore a career like no other.

From undertaking lifesaving retrievals to providing pre-hospital medical services in the sky, you will work alongside skilled aviation and flight nurse teams.

Utilising your broad range of clinical skills, you will make a difference to the lives of those living regional, rural, and remote Queensland.

Be the lifeline for those who need it most.

Dr Ellis Hallet

Medical Officer - Primary Health Care (PHC)

Take the opportunity to deliver comprehensive patient care through fly-in, fly-out GP services.

In a role like no other, your position as a Medical Officer – PHC offers a unique opportunity to excel in a dynamic environment.

You will engage in a diverse range of medical cases, from chronic to acute, bolstered by a collaborative network of medical officers, nurses, and mental health professionals.

Transform lives by delivering innovative and holistic rural healthcare. 

Telehealth - Cairns

Medical Officer - Telehealth

Be part of one of the world’s most expansive telehealth services, providing care virtually anywhere.

The RFDS (Queensland Section) provides a 24-hour medical consultation service via telephone and radio transmission to those people living, working, or travelling in remote areas of Queensland.

In a role where no two days are the same, you will leverage your diverse clinical skills to provide exceptional care.

Redefine healthcare and support patients no matter where they may be.